Ptak Prize Case Competition 2015 Global Final round

Do you and two/three of your friends or colleagues have what it takes to compete against the best and brightest young business professionals and students in the world? 

The Ptak Prize Global Case Competition will bring together students and young professionals from around the world to compete for the chance to win the title of Ptak Prize Global Supply Chain Case Competition winner and cash prizes.

This is the final round for teams that had competed in the regional rounds. Winning teams will get a chance to win a 1000 USD and free Certified Supply Chain Analyst- CSCA/ Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt- CLSSYB /Certified Demand Driven planner- CDDP certifications from ISCEA

How this works:

No registration is required as this is an invitation only event. The participants who have qualified through regional rounds are eligible to compete in this final round. All participants who are eligible will be emailed instructions on the competition 2 weeks before the event

On the event day- 6th December, participants will be emailed the business case and will have 5 days to work on it. Each group needs to identify the issues, solve the case, create a PPT/PDF and a video presenting the solution as if to a panel of judges. This PPT and video needs to be emailed back to SCNext Team (or uploaded on Youtube and link shared). Detailed Instructions will be in the email participants get along with the case

Teams are not required to create a certain amount of slides or papers, but must use their best judgment to create a presentation that is effective and persuasive. YouTube Clips of their presentation get additional points!! Each video presentation should be a maximum of 20 minutes in length and all team members will have to be involved in the video presenting parts of the solution 

Judges will evaluate team presentations based on the quality of these areas: analysis, presentation, Q&A, and overall performance. Each regions panel of judges will be comprised of experienced academic and business professionals. 

Winners will be announced within 3 days of receiving the solutions and will be informed through email


1.       ISCEA SCNext Global Desk will email the case to the teams on  December 6th before 5:00PM PST

2.       Each team will have to create a PowerPoint presentation for their solution and also create a video as if presenting to live judges (Because of the inherent global nature of this competition and time zone challenges, being able to judge it live is difficult, hence these videos will serve to replace that process while maintaining the essence of the presentations)

3.       The teams are to work on the case and send the PowerPoint files and YouTube/Vimeo video links on Dec 11th by 5:00PM PST.

4.       The winner(s) will be announced by 6:00PM PST on Dec 14th.

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Event Properties

Event Date 12-06-2015 10:00 am
Event End Date 12-06-2015 10:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online

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