źSlavutich╗, Carlsberg Group presented itself as a partner of the second students' business case solving competition Case Champ which took place in Kyiv in April.
The championship was launched in March 2011. 201 teams from all over Ukraine registered to take part in it. Students of 4-6 years of study and graduates of 2010-2011 became the participants of Case Champ.
During the championship the participants were offered a business case for the solution of which they were given three days. According to the task, the teams had to work out a farming company's strategy of responding to the price challenges and to develop their approach to the biofuel market because of high oil prices.
After the first round of the competition 18 teams were selected which reached the semifinal and then 6 teams were chosen for the final. On April 22 3 teams of winners were identified at the International Institute of Management. However, there were no losers - all participants of Case Champ got invaluable experience and useful business acquintances.
The participants' work was assessed by the authoritative jury consisting of the middle-management of the companies-partners of the championship including specialists of źSlavutich╗, Carlsberg Group.
It should be noted that "Slavutych", Carlsberg Group supports the competition Case Champ for two straight years. For the first time the championship took place in autumn 2010.
Muhabbat Janas, HR Director at źSlavutich╗, Carlsberg Group: "Slavutich" company supports interesting projects the main objective of which is professional and personal development of young people. Case Champ is exactly such an initiative because the championship helps the students to "sink" into the market realities and to develop key business skills during their studies at the university already".