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GSCMI Intercollege Graduate Case Competition 2018

The GSCMI Center at Krannert School of Management, Purdue University would like to invite your school to participate in the 2017 Phase1 Intercollege Graduate 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 23, 2018 on site at Purdue University. 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 Thursday, February 22 and will present their recommendations to a panel of judges on Friday, February 23, 2018. Case Topic: TBD (related to supply chain).

2018 GSCMI Intercollege Case Competition

Congratulations Phase 1 winners proceeding to Phase 2 on February 23rd!

University of Arizona - Eller College of Management

MIT Sloan School of Management

University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business

IIM Raipur

University of Michigan-Tauber Student Group

Robert H Smith School of Business


Registration Deadline: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

November 28, 2017: Receive Case Phase 1
Dec. 5th: Case Submission Due Phase 1
Dec.19th: Finalists Determined and notified.
February 22-23, 2018: 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 limit for phase 1 registration
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, 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


2017-2018 GSCMI Intercollege International Graduate Case Competition

Team Registration (Phase 1):