In line with Boston University Questrom School of Business’ mission to offer exceptional learning opportunities rooted in a strong emphasis on creating value for the world, it brings a sustainability-themed case competition with one of the largest cash prizes – $50K – among events of this type around the world
a) Seek to solve a current real-world problem
b) Develop solutions that will be commercially and practically viable to build and implement, and ultimately generate a profit and/or support further sustainability initiatives (i.e., analyze and recommend direction amongst multiple strategic choices a company is considering in real-time).
Registration: Maximum of 30 teams (respectively) from each of the 20+ schools.
Qualifying Round: Each team will be required to submit a 2-page solution on a provided issue / theme.
A panel of judges will anonymously select the top submission from each school.
Semi-Finals: The selected teams will then need to present on a case prompt.
A panel of judges will deliberate on the top teams who will be selected to compete in the next stage.
Finals: The selected teams will then need to present on yet another revised case prompt at the site of the client in the case study.