PRIZES:• Winner – INR 10,000• 1stRunner up – INR 5,000• All the teams appearing for final round in campus will be awarded Certificates.
PRAYAAS: NATIONAL CASE STUDY COMPETITION
FORMAT OF THE EVENT: • Prayaas is a two-round event conducted by Operations Club, IME, IIT Kanpur from 03 September- 28 September, 2014. • The first round would be conducted on 03rd September 2014 at 10:00 PM. The event would be an online quiz, crossword or something similar and would largely test the knowledge of the participants in the field of Operations, Supply Chain and Marketing with a few questions on applications. • The round would be for duration of 30 minutes. • In case of tie in the score, the team with the earlier submission will be awarded a higher rank. • The results of first round would be declared within 48 hours. • The top 08 teams would be shortlisted for the final round wherein each team would be assigned a case 72 hours prior to the final round. • The teams will be divided in groups and will have to present their case. • This will be followed by the debate on the case between the two teams. • The debate will be for 15-20 minutes followed by Q&A session with judges. • The team with maximum points, at the end of the final round would be adjudged "Champions of Prayaas"
REGISTRATION GUIDELINES: • The competition is open to all B-school participants • Teams must be composed of 2-3 members • The team members must be from same institute • A participant can be a part of only one team • Multiple teams can participate from one B-School • Teams can comprise of members either both from same year or one from each 1st and 2nd year • A team need to register for the event till 9:00 PM on 3rd September, 2014
GUIDELINES FOR THE FIRST ROUND ON 3RD SEPTEMBER 2014: • The first episode will be a 30 min online quiz • The quiz will start at 10:00 PM on 3rd September 2014 • A password protected PDF file with questions along with the Google form for answers will be uploaded on the Facebook page at 9:45 PM • The password for the file will be shared in the same page at 9:59 PM • The team will be allowed to make multiple edits for any question. • Submissions after 10:30 PM (Time-stamp will be noted) will not be accepted.