A nighttime view of the skyscrapers in Songdo.

Shell’s Make the Future Singapore, featuring Shell Eco-marathon Asia, returns to Singapore for a second year from March 8-11, 2018. Headlining the event is the Shell Eco-marathon Asia, where futuristic and fuel-efficient vehicles built by over 100 student teams from around Asia Pacific and the Middle East will compete to be the most energy-efficient.

Make the Future Festivals is a global programme with events in Asia, the Americas and Europe. The festivals bring bright energy ideas in action together and are a platform for conversation, collaboration and innovation around the global energy challenge: how the world can generate more energy, while producing less CO2 emissions.

Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2016 cars lined up on track for family photo

Shell Eco-marathon Asia

Shell Eco-marathon is a unique competition that challenges student teams around the world to create the ultimate energy-efficient vehicle. With three main events in Asia, Americas and Europe, the competition attracts thousands of young engineers and students aiming to go the farthest on the least amount of fuel.

More about Shell Eco-marathon Asia

Bumi Siliwangi Team 4 races for the Drivers’ World Championship win at Make the Future London 2016

Drivers' World Championship Asia

The Shell Eco-marathon Drivers’ World Championship brings together the world’s best UrbanConcept teams competing in an exciting race to be the world’s fastest energy-efficient driver.

In 2016, Bumi Siliwangi Team 4 from Indonesia did Asia proud by clinching the top title. 

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Shell #makethefuture Accelerator, London is a one-day event - curated by WIRED - that will help Shell LiveWIRE Entrepreneur of the Year, Tom Robinson, take his business to the next level.

Shell #IdeaRefinery

A 20-week corporate accelerator programme in partnership with NUS Enterprise and ImpacTech, #IdeaRefinery aims to help build a vibrant startup ecosystem in new energy solutions, in support of Singapore’s ambition to be a sustainable and smart nation.

The programme will culminate in a Demo Day at Make the Future Singapore, where startups will present their ideas to an audience comprising business leaders, government officials, academia, Shell business partners and venture capitalists.

Read more about Shell #IdeaRefinery

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Powering Progress Together (by invitation only)

Powering Progress Together is a global Shell forum that brings together thought leaders across different sectors to discuss, debate and exchange ideas to tackle future energy challenges. The next Asian instalment takes place in March 2018, as part of Make the Future Singapore.

Read more about other Powering Progress Together events 

Bright Ideas Challenge

The Bright Ideas Challenge

Designed to spark young people’s curiosity in science and engineering, the Bright Ideas Challenge invites secondary school students to imagine how cities of the future might be powered. The Challenge culminates in a final judging at Make the Future Singapore.

Read about The Bright Ideas Challenge (opens on Shell.com.sg)

Make the future

We believe the answers to tomorrow’s energy challenges lie in the power of people’s ingenuity, and that together we can #makethefuture today.

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Catch celebrities, live science shows at the main stage or explore the festival zones. Join us at Make the Future Singapore - a four day festival of bright ideas in action. 

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Shell is working alongside some of world’s leading innovation, research and development (R&D) and technology organisations as Global Partners of Make the Future in 2017.

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