Welcome to the
Green Challenge!

This eco-friendly mobility project is jointly developed by Bosch in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology, Vietnamese-German University, and Danang University of Science and Technology.

Started in 2015, the project aims at tackling urban transportation in the country and has borne fruit with the setup of 03 eScooter Sharing Systems in Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong, and Danang. Want to try our eScooters?

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Jury Panel

  • Mr. Vo Quang Hue

    Mr.
    Vo Quang Hue

    Managing Director of Bosch Vietnam

  • Asso. Prof. Dr. Le Kim Hung

    Prof. Dr.
    Le Kim Hung

    President of Danang
    University of Science and Technology

  • Mr. Guru Mallikarjuna

    Mr.
    Guru Mallikarjuna

    Managing Director of Robert Bosch Engineering
    and Business Solutions Vietnam

  • Mr. Mai Thanh Phong

    Assoc. Prof. Mr.
    Mai Thanh Phong

    Vice Rector for R&D and External Relations Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology

  • Mr. Masumitsu Ryosuke

    Mr.
    Masumitsu Ryosuke

    Plant Manager of Bosch Vietnam

  • Prof. Dr. Jürgen Mallon

    Prof. Dr.
    Jürgen Mallon

    President of Vietnamese-German University

  • Mr. Fethke Martin

    Mr.
    Martin Fethke

    Head of Bosch Automotive R&D Centre

The Idea

With 5 million motorbikes and underdeveloped infrastructure, Ho Chi Minh City dwellers have to suffer from congestion, air pollution and noise pollution.

Aiming to initiate the change to green mobility and connectivity in Vietnam, Bosch Vietnam wants to develop a green 2-wheeler mobility e-scooter sharing system, a hassle-free system for electric scooters in Vietnam. And you, the future change maker, will have a say in the making of this socially good initiative.

The Brief

Each team will develop a green 2-wheeler mobility e-scooter sharing system with 3 components: Authentication and Payment Infrastructure, Solar Charging Station and e-Bike Tracking.

The teams should ensure that the cross functional aspects of this projects are sufficient considered. The teams should keep environmental friendliness in focus.

Download the brief

The Reward

The Top 12 teams get an allowance equivalent to a 6-week internship.
The Top 3 teams get an allowance equivalent to a 6-month internship in the implementation phase.
1st Prize:
A field trip to Germany to visit Bosch’s plant and R&D center.
A training session in Germany during the field trip.
2nd Prize:
A training session in Ho Chi Minh City.
3rd Prize: A set of Bosch
Power Tools for
each member.

Co-Organizers

  • Da Nang University of Science and Technology

  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology

  • Vietnamese - German University

Key Date

Nov 21 - Dec 14, 2016
Launch of
eScooter Sharing System
March 01, 2016
Start of
Implementation
November 19, 2015
Announcement of
3 winners
September 09, 2015
Start of The Green
Challenge Contest