BI Students qualifies for international case competition

22 January 2014

In January 2014, BI’s national case competition was held at BI in Oslo. The student teams competed for a place in a prestigious case competition in Canada.

After a convincing presentation, four students from BI Stavanger qualified for the Canadian case competition in February. 

Case competitionThe winning team will compete in the international case competition, which runs in Canada at John Molson School of Business, the 17 February 2014. There, the students must solve real-life cases from the international business community.

The national competition at BI consisted of challenging business case problems, and the participants had three hours to prepare their response to the case. After the student teams presented their unique take on the problem to the multinational companies; Norsk Hydro, Telenor, Nordea and Accenture, who together determined the winning team.

Valuable preparations

The students who can look forward to the competition are:

Karan Afshar Maleki, BSc Business Administration (økonomi og administrasjon)
Vegard Bringsjord, BSc Business Administration (økonomi og administrasjon)
Even Ulrichsen, BSc Business Administration (økonomi og administrasjon)
Håvard Lejon Skjold, BSc in Marketing (markedsføring)

Team coach - Marianne Rygh

- The national case competition gave us valuable information and lessons we now will bring to the preparations for the international competition Canada. We look forward to compeating against other teams from international business schools and an exciting stay in Canada, says team member, Vegard Bringsjord.

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