2021 SPRING ACAM Competition

COMPETITION – KICKOFF TIMELINE

June 1st, 2020

Registration Opens

December 31st, 2020

Early Bird Registration Deadline

March 1st, 2021

Registration Deadline

March 8th, 2021

COMPETITION KICKOFF!

April 12th-16th, 2021

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 Orlando at the Rosen Plaza Hotel! 

APRIL 12 – 16TH, 2021

COMPETITION DETAILS

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.

ORLANDO EXCURSION!

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. 

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