Challenge Take Off! 2021

The Accor Take Off! Challenge is back for its 10th edition! This year, you will have to think about Accor hotels in their communities and focus on the human aspect. Final time is on the way! Before September, have a look to the 5 great Finalist Teams projects!

What is Take Off?


 Take Off! is the worldwide student competition organized by Accor. Our competition enables students to be evaluated by top-level Accor professionals and by recognized school teachers with various cultural backgrounds!


For the last 8 years, Accor has been challenging students from every corner of the globe with various issues connected with the group’s activities, such as loyalty programs, F&B services and lifestyle brands.



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What can you win?


The winning team will win a city-trip in Paris.

Due to covid restrictions, the trip could take place in the team's region.

The prize includes transportation (return flights or train tickets), 3 nights in a 4- or 5-star hotel, breakfast as well as other advantages to be specified.

What is at stake for the finalists of 
Take Off! 2021?


The 5 selected teams, provided there is no travel ban, will be invited to attend the Final in Paris. The following expenses will be covered by Accor:


- Travel expenses by plane or train from the school city (economy class/second class)

- Hotel accommodation (mid-scale or economy Accor)

- Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

- Transportation between the hotel and the competition location.


Meet Sébastien Bazin, Chairman and CEO of Accor and other Accor's Top Management executives.



Who can participate? 

You must be:  


Why should you participate? 

- Work on a real Accor case study and add value to your resume
- You can register and participate online

- Get a chance to be evaluated by professors from top schools and by our Accor experts

- Develop your network

- Get to know Accor better

- Have an intercultural exchange
- Travel to Paris and present in front of Executive Committee members!
- Win superb holidays with Accor
- Have Fun!