2021 SPRING ACAM Competition
COMPETITION – KICKOFF TIMELINE
Early Bird Registration Deadline
ACAM IN ORLANDO
Our hallmark Live Case Competition Experience featuring a real company with a real business challenge. Offered in conjunction with IACBE’s Annual Conference, includes special professional development sessions, networking events, and an excursion. One 4-student team per institution is required to develop a written memo and presentation for judges including members of host company’s executive leadership team.
** EARLY BIRD PRICING **
IACBE members: $2000 (per team), Non-IACBE members: $2200 (per team)
BY DECEMBER 31ST, 2020
The Competition culminates with the IACBE ACAM Conference in Orl ando at the Rosen Plaza Hotel!
APRIL 12 – 16TH, 2021
WEBINAR KICKOFF WITH HOST COMPANY
MARCH 8TH 2021
Student teams and faculty members from around the world will join us by webinar to hear more about the host company and case challenge directly from key company leaders.
STUDENT 30-MIN COMPANY OFFICE HOURS
WEEK OF MARCH 22ND
All participating student teams schedule 30-minutes to discuss progress, strategy, and any questions.
STUDENT NETWORKING EVENT & OPENING RECEPTION
APRIL 12TH, 2021
We’ll be releasing more helpful materials to ensure all student teams are best positioned to succeed in the Live Case Competition.
LIVE CASE FINAL PRESENTATIONS
APRIL 14TH, 2021 (ALL DAY)
All participating students and faculty will be invited back once more for a webinar to hear an update from company leadership (including time for Q&A).
LIVE CASE COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED & COMPETITION DEBRIEF
APRIL 15TH, 2021 (MORNING)
CapSource and the Host Company will wrap up the competition by recognizing the Top-3 deliverables submitted from teams all around the world! Winning student teams (1 undergraduate and 1 graduate) each win $1000 Amazon gift cards – split evenly among students.
APRIL 15TH, 2021 (AFTERNOON & EVENING)
Final Deliverables Submitted (we recommend 3-minute recorded video and 2-10 page executive memo + appendix). We recommend assigning a panel of judges to grade your competition locally.