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GSCMI Inter-College Graduate Case Competition 2017


The GSCMI Center at Krannert School of Management, Purdue University would like to invite your school to participate in the 2017 Purdue GSCMI Spring Conference and Intercollege Case Competition. The competition consists of two phases: Phase1 serves as a virtual qualifying/ elimination round, and Phase2 (involving the top 6 qualifying schools from Phase 1) will occur in conjunction with the GSCMI Spring Conference at Purdue University on February 17,2017. These 6 teams will have the opportunity to showcase their skills and knowledge to Conference Industry Judges. Teams qualifying for Phase2 will receive the second part of the case on February 16 and will present their recommendations on February 17, 2016. Case Topic: TBD (related to conference topic related to supply chain).

Timeline:

Registration Open NOW
Registration Deadline: Monday, November 7, 2016
Please complete registration at the following link (1 per team/ 1 team per school) by the registration deadline: Monday, November 7, 2016 Please also follow up with a confirmation email to gscmi@purdue.edu simply stating that your school plans to participate and has completed the online registration.
Registration Link: https://purdue.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a4amtiPBoQ7KIbr

November 28, 2016: Receive Case Phase 1
Dec. 5th: Case Submission Due Phase 1
Dec.19th: Finalists Determined.
February 16-17, 2017: On site Intercollege Case Competition, Purdue University. (Details regarding the logistics of phase 2 will be shared later with qualifying teams).

Prize Money for final round (Phase 2) winners:

1st- $5,000
2nd- $2,000
3rd- $1,000

Other notes:

1 team per school
Teams of 4-5 students
 Details regarding the logistics of phase 2 will be shared later with qualifying teams

Thank you for your consideration, and we look forward to hearing from you soon! Please contact us with any questions gscmi@purdue.edu, and feel free to pass along this invitation to other contacts within your school. Please note that registration is limited for Phase 1; please plan to register early to secure a spot.

Read about last year’s competition