Welcome to the Local Supply Chain and Operations Case Competition Fall Series
October 19-21, 2017
Arizona State University’s Supply Chain Management Association is excited to host the Fall Series of the Annual Local Undergraduate Supply Chain & Operations Case Competition. We are extremely excited to be partnering with C.H. Robinson, our lead host sponsor, who will be providing the case this year.
The purpose of the competition is provide a profound learning and networking experience for undergraduate students at ASU that will promote the field and career path of supply chain and operations management by turning academic theory into practice.
The team that places first in the local case competition takes home $1000 in prize money and is eligible to move on to the national case competition, hosted here at Arizona State University.
The deadline for registration will be announced at a later date
The Registration will open starting in September 2017. Contact Josh Weston for any further issues via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fall 2017 Local Case Competition will be held at ASU’s W. P. Carey School of Business. The competition will held during Thursday, October 19th, 2017 to Saturday, October 21st 2017.
There is a $15 registration deposit per team that will be refunded following completion of the competition. This is to avoid last-minute cancellations and to ensure that registration spots are reserved with serious intent to compete. Food will be catered and paid for by SCMA. If you live off campus you are responsible for your own transportation.
Local Case Competition Rules Dinner – Thursday, October 19th – 6-8 p.m.
Case Hand-out and Team Work – Friday, October 20th – All Day
Team Presentations – Saturday, October 21st – All Day
At least one team member needs to be available to attend the Kick-Off dinner on Thursday evening. All team members must participate on Friday to complete the case, but the time is yours to manage (as long as you turn in the case within 12 hours, you may go to work or class in between). All team members must be present on Saturday for your specific presentation time, as well as the finalist presentations and Closing Ceremony.
- 1st place – $1000
- 2nd place – $500
- 3rd place – $250
- 4th place – $100
Participants will compete in teams of four. The only requirement is that at least one team member needs to be in SCMA and majoring in Supply Chain Management. Other team members can be from outside of SCMA and/or W. P. Carey. All participants must be traditional undergraduate students.
Please contact Josh Weston via email at email@example.com.