2019 Zurich Enterprise Challenge

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Overview

Competefor a CHF 5’000 cash prize, as well as attendance and presentation at the Zurich Global Risk Management Summit 2019!

Details

The Zurich Enterprise Challenge 2019 is a three-phase team competition, designed to offer participating Masters, MBA and PhD students the unique opportunity to work directly with multinational companies to provide real world solutions to corporate challenges.

  • Phase 1: Your team will solve a generic case study by using the Zurich Risk Room, Zurich’s award-winning country risk assessment tool, and improve your understanding of risk analysis and management.
  • Phase 2: The top 20 teams will collaborate with a selected Zurich multinational corporate customer to provide a solution for a real-world corporate challenge.
  • Phase 3: The winning team will present their solutions and recommendations to an audience of senior business executives attending the Zurich Global Risk Management Summit 2019.

 

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Eligibility

Candidates should be from:

Description of Ideal Candidate:

Eligibility

The challenge is open to Master, MBA and PhD students (full or part-time) from any university. Participants should have an interest in management, finance, strategy and risk management or similar subjects. Multiple teams representing the same university can join the challenge.

Registration

This is a team challenge; each team should consist of 3-4 team members. Each team member is required to create a Project Firefly profile. Be sure to complete your team's registration and enter the challenge.


Dates:

Deadline: May 05, 2019


Cost/funding for participants:

PRIZES

Winning team

  • Attend and present at the Zurich Global Risk Management Summit 2019,  including travel and accommodation
  • Interviews with Zurich*
  • Cash prize of CHF 5’000

*Chances at interviews for top performing participants. Zurich and partner companies will have the opportunity to review candidates within the challenge.

Top 20

  • Work with Zurich and select multinational customers on current corporate challenges, such as Philips, Kuehne + Nagel and Nestlé
  • Cash prize of CHF 5’000 for the winning team, CHF 2’000 for the runner-up
  • Earn a certificate highlighting your achievements

 

 

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