Enter with teams of 2 or 4 by filling in the entry form.
Teams of 2 will be put together during the competition day.
Don’t forget to choose your preferred selection case date and upload a CV of each team member.
March 13th 2018
Entry fee: 20 EUR p.p.
Winning team goes home with: 1 000 EUR
|07:00-08:00||Welcome & breakfast|
|15:00-18:45||Case McKinsey & Company|
|18:45-22:15||Dinner & Presentations|
A. WHEN AND WHERE DOES THE EVENT TAKE PLACE?
If you pass the selection case, you and your team will be expected at the Universiteitshallen (Naamsestraat 22, Leuven) on March 13 2018.
B. IN WHICH LANGUAGE WILL THE LEUVEN CASE COMPETITION BE HELD?
The presentations and case introductions will be held in English.
C. WHAT KIND OF EXPERIENCE IS EXPECTED OF ME IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE?
The Leuven Case Competition is open to all students who meet the participation requirements. The cases are designed in such a way that little prior knowledge is required. However, teaming up with students from other faculties could provide your team with a competitive advantage.
D. SHOULD I DRESS UP?
The dress code is ‘suit-up’.
E. WHAT ELSE DO I BRING?
In order to work on the cases you should bring your own laptop/tablet. We will provide you with writing gear.
F. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
You can only participate if you are a third year bachelor or master student at the KU Leuven. However, PhD students will not be accepted.
G. HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?
You form a team of 2 or 4 members who satisfy the prerequisite of participation, i.e. KU Leuven student in a third year bachelor or higher. Teams of only 2 members that pass the selection case will be put together with another team in order to form a team of 4 members on the day of the event.
H. HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PARTICIPATE?
Participating in the selection case is free. Teams who are selected for the case competition day will have to pay an entrance fee of €20 per person. This will cover all your expenses for the entire day from breakfast to dinner and all drinks during the entire event.
I. CAN I CHANGE A TEAM MEMBER OR SELECTION CASE DAY?
Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the entry form information of the new team member(s). The deadline for registration and changes is 22/02/2018.
J. WHEN DOES OUR TEAM RECEIVE THE SELECTION CASE?
Your team will have to solve a selection case. This case will be held entirely online. This will only take 2 hours to solve the case. On the selected date, the team leaders will receive an email with a link to the online case, provided by Lcie in cooperation with different start-ups.
K. DO WE HAVE TO CHOOSE CASES OR DOES EVERY TEAM SOLVE ALL CASES?
Selected teams will solve all cases on the competition day.
L. WHAT IS THE POINT OF THE SELECTION CASE?
The selection case is a way to select the 50 best teams out of all participants in the most democratic way.
M. WILL I STAY TOGETHER WITH MY TEAM DURING ALL THE CASES?
Teams of 4 will not be mixed up on the case competition day and solve all 4 cases together. Teams of 2 will be put together with another team of 2 to make sure there are 50 teams with 4 members.
N. HOW TO SOLVE THE SELECTION CASE?
On the date selected for the selection case, the team leader will receive an email containing a link to the online case. Your team will then have 2 hours to solve this case.