Biztech

General Schedule:

Update: We are extending the signup deadline to Wednesday 10/30/19. The Mini Case however, will still be posted on the BizTech Canvas page starting on 10/28/19 at 8:00 AM. Competitors will be able to access after signing up!

Event Date Time
Competitors Finalized 10/27/19 – 10/30/19 11:59 PM
Mini Case Released 10/29/19 11:59 PM
Mini Case Due 11/1/19 11:59 PM
Final Case Released to Top 5 11/6/19 8:00 AM
Final Case Due 11/9/19 7:00 AM
Finalists’ Case Competition 11/9/19 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 Onwards 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 individuals 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 contestants, who will then compete in person on November 9th!

Mini Case Due:

The executive summary must be submitted HERE (placeholder) by 11:59 PM on November 1st.

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 9th.

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.

 

 

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