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Final Round Agenda

Final Round Agenda (Draft)

The Final Round of the HR Case Competition at the Carlson School of Management will be held Wednesday through Sunday, November 12-16, 2014.

Wednesday, November 12

  • Team arrivals. International participants are especially encouraged to arrive on Wednesday to allow for settling in and adjusting to time difference.

Thursday, November 13

  • 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. — Team arrivals
  • 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. — Official Case Competition check-in at Carlson School of Management
  • 5:00 p.m. — CIHRCom opening dinner. Welcome to participants, dinner, and case introduction. Teams can begin researching on the case after dinner.

Friday, November 14

  • 7:30 a.m. — Breakfast available in Base Camp
  • 8:00 a.m. — Official written case given to all teams
  • 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. — Teams work on the case
  • 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. — Scheduled times for teams to ask clarifying questions about the case. Light refreshments provided during this time.
  • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. — Teams continue to work on the case
  • 1:00 p.m. — Lunch delivered to teams, provided by the Carlson School
  • 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. — Designated time for coaching
  • 6:00 p.m. — Dinner delivered to teams, provided by the Carlson School
  • 9:00 p.m. — Light refreshments provided
  • 10:00 p.m. — All teams will be required to leave the breakout rooms in the Carlson School. Teams are welcome to continue working in the common spaces of the Carlson building or at their hotel, as long as they comply with all the Rules of the Competition.
  • 11:59 p.m. — Deadline for teams to submit the case Powerpoint deck. Teams are welcome to continue working on the persentation past this point, but the deck that is submitted by that deadline is the one that will be used for presenting.

Saturday, November 15

  • 7:30 a.m. — Breakfast available in Base Camp
  • 8:00 a.m. — Teams draw for presentation times
  • 8:30 to 11:30 am — Team presentations
  • 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. — Lunch break
  • 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. — Team presentations
  • 04:00 to 05:00 p.m. — Judges Deliberate
  • 5:30 p.m. — Winners ceremony, closing dinner, and networking event

Sunday, November 16

  • Teams depart. All team must check out of their rooms by 12.00 pm (NOON).