In March 2012 in Kyiv an All-Ukrainian Student Championship for Business Case Solutions Case Champ will be held. For the third year in a row an Official Partner of this project is the Carlsberg Ukraine company.
Case Champ is a training competition where the participants should work out a solution for real business situations. A project implemented in the case-study format is held in three stages — an elimination round, a semi-final and a final. From the elimination round for the semi-final qualify 18 teams, and only 6 of them reach the final stage.
This year the semi-final of the championship will be held in Kyiv of March 28 and the final — on 30 of March. It is expected that in the championship will participate over 200 teams that is going to enhance the competitiveness greatly.
It is necessary to mention that for participation in this project a participant should form a team comprising from three to five students of 4-6 term or graduates of the years 2010-2011 and file a detailed CV for every team member in English. The registration for participation in the championship is open till 28 of February at the site.
Carlsberg Ukraine is a partner of this project from the time of its beginning. Every year the lead specialists of the company share their experience with the participants of the championship and help them with advice concerning the preparation of the contest proposals. For example at the Case Champ 2011 for young professionals gave a lecture Elena Dzhagaryan, the marketing manager responsible for such brands as “Kvas Taras”, Somersby, “Baltika”. During her lecture the students could learn the detailed information about launching of new products at the Ukrainian FMCG market.
Gleb Sobko, the organiser of the Championship Case Champ: “This year the project allows to cover a huge young audience — over 10 000 students from all regions of the country. We are sure that at the championship shall win a team that demonstrates a true strive for victory and good understanding of business processes”.
Yulia Zabolotnaya, a HR business-partner of Carlsberg Ukraine: “Our company supports Case Champ because we see that the project join active and goal-oriented young people for whom their personal and professional development is important. We support interesting student projects on a regular basis. Besides we initiate our own projects — our company for two years already has an internship programme Grow Faster focused upon best students of the senior terms and graduates of the higher education establishments”.