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2019 HR Executive Dinner & Case Competition



2019 Krannert HR Executive Dinner & Case Competition

At the Krannert School of Management, we know that well-trained and dedicated Human Resource Professionals can maximize the effectiveness of an organization’s humacapital iorder to gain a sustainable advantage in an increasingly competitive world. With that idea in mind, we are pleased to announce the 2019 Krannert HR Executive Dinner & Case Competition.

Team should contain 4 to 5 presenters.

Competition Date: November 13th,14th 2019

  • Registration: September 13th to October 4th - $100
  • Late Registration: October 5th to October 18th - $150

Click to Register

Like last year, this will be an opportunity for students to compete while sharing creative solutions with business leaders from the companies that do HR best.

The competition will feature both a graduate and undergraduate division, with cash prizes rewarded to 1st- and 2nd-place teams in each division, as well as the best speaker and the best Q&A responder among all participants.

The HR Executive Dinner & Case Competition is engineered by active students from Krannert’s MBA and Masters of Human Resource Management programs.

*NEW THIS YEAR - HR Professional Conference Friday, November 15th, 2019 - More Details Soon*

As always, thank you to our corporate sponsors for your continuous support of Purdue’s Krannert School of Management.

Award Amounts 

Graduate Team Awards

  • 1st Place Winner: $5,000
  • 2nd Place Winner: $3,000

Undergraduate Team Awards

  • 1st Place Winner: $4,000
  • 2nd Place Winner: $2,000

Individual Awards

*The recipients of the Individual Awards do NOT have to be on the winning teams.

  • Graduate Best Responder for Q&A: $500
  • Graduate Best Speaker: $500
  • Undergraduate Best Responder for Q&A: $500
  • Undergraduate Best Speaker: $500

Click here to register for the case competition: *Coming Soon*

2018 Winners




First Place

Purdue University

●      Iscel Mahonri Manalo

●      Chanda Foucher

●      Edgar Kennebrew

●      Julie Sutton

●      Advisor - Denise Driscoll

Cornell University

●      Rachel Weintraub

●      Meaghan Gee

●      Janet Kim

●      Jaelle Sanon

●      Advisor - Professor John Haggerty

Second Place

Texas A&M University

●      Kristina Rafael

●      Anne Ealy

●      Kristen Henry

●      Sterling Collis

●      Advisor - Ron Chandler

Universidad Panamericana

●      Andrea Perez Tostado

●      Samantha Aguirre Barraza

●      Cristina Sevilla Aramiz

●      Eblin de Guadalupe López Valdez

●      Advisor - Edith Gonzalez Trujilo

Best Speaker

Anne Ealy - Texas A&M

Edgar Kennebrew - Purdue University

Sunnih Flores - IUPUI

Best Q&A

Chanda Foucher - Purdue University

Bryce Stottler - Western Illinois

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Conference Sponsors

Cummins Dell Logo GE
Cummins Dell General Electric
Phillips 66 Shell Purdue University Human Resources
Phillips 66 Shell Purdue Human Resources