General Schedule:

Event Date Time
Competitors Finalized 10/21/18 11:59 PM
Mini Case Released 10/22/18 8:00 AM
Mini Case Due 10/26/18 11:59 PM
Final Case Released to Top 5 10/31/18 8:00 AM
Final Case Due 11/3/18 7:00 AM
Finalists’ Case Competition 11/3/18 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Day-OF Schedule:

Start Time End Time Event
9:00 AM 9:30 AM Check-in / Introduction
9:35 AM 9:42 AM Participant 1 Presentation
10:05 AM 10:12 AM Participant 2 Presentation
10:30 AM 10:55 AM Breakfast / Break 1
11:00 AM 11:07 AM Participant 3 Presentation
11:30 AM 11:37 AM Participant 4 Presentation
12:00 PM 12:07 PM Participant 5 Presentation
1:00 PM 1:30 PM Announcement of Standings / Wrap-up
1:30 PM 2:00 PM Lunch/Networking Session

Events Explained:

Competitors Finalized:

Sign up individually before midnight!

Mini Case Released:

We will send a mini case to all of the teams that have applied! This will be a short scenario in a business that has to do with issues in technology. The participant is asked to submit a 1 page executive document summarizing how they will address the issue. These mini cases will be graded by a combination of any of the following: executive board, teaching faculty, MBA students, or consultants. The purpose of the mini case is to screen the top teams, who will then compete in person on November 3rd!

Mini Case Due:

The executive summary must be submitted HERE (placeholder) by 11:59 PM on October 26th.

Final Case Released to Top 5:

Five participants as selected by the grading committee will be invited to participate in the final case. The assignment for the final case is a 10-minute PowerPoint presentation, after which, participants will then have a 10-minute QA round from the panel of judges.

Final Case Due:

The presentation must be submitted HERE (placeholder) by 7:00 AM on November 3rd.

Finalists’ Case Competition:

Those who were invited to create presentations for the final case must then attend the day of the competition in order to present and answer questions regarding their responses.