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2019 HR Executive Dinner & Case Competition

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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

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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 - Click on New – HR Conference to learn more*

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 
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Graduate 1st Place - University of South Carolina

Left to right: Praneet Upadhyaya, Sarah Everhart, MC Lombardo, Anna Dietrich (judge), Elizabeth Gerber (judge), Annamarie Heise (judge), Cheryl Hughes (judge), Kathryn Dixon, Caleb Kellogg

Graduate 2nd Place - Purdue University

Left to right: Claire Jarvie, Anneliese Butts, Anna Dietrich (judge), Elizabeth Gerber (judge), Annamaire Heise (judge), Cheryl Hughes (judge), Jordan Roseman, Hannah Harper, Raj Dwarapureddi

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Undergraduate 1st Place - Brigham Young University

Left to right: Rachel Hair, Chelsea Allen, Rebecca Garrett, Krystle King (judge), Riya Pandya (judge), Lisa Degnan (judge), Janae Wellington (judge), Gabe Monarrez, Alayna Sant 

Undergraduate 2nd Place - IUPUI

Left to right: Abigail Smith, Kayla Taff, Jayce Everling, Krystle King (judge), Riya Pandya (judge), Lisa Degnan (judge), Janae Wellington (judge), Ryan Fraser, Jaci Zook

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Best Presenter - Graduate - Praneet Upadhyaya - University of South Carolina

Left to right: Anna Dietrich (judge), Elizabeth Gerber (judge), Annamaire Heise (judge), Cheryl Hughes (judge), Praneet Upadhyaya

Best Presenter - Undergraduate - Mary Christiansen - Purdue University

Left to right: Krystle King (judge), Riya Pandya (judge), Lisa Degnan (judge), Janae Wellington (judge), Mary Christiansen

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Best Q&A - Graduate - Caleb Kellogg - University of South Carolina

Anna Dietrich (judge), Elizabeth Gerber (judge), Annamaire Heise (judge), Cheryl Hughes (judge), Caleb Kellogg

Best Q&A - Undergraduate - Isaiah Thomas - Purdue University

Krystle King (judge), Riya Pandya (judge), Lisa Degnan (judge), Janae Wellington (judge), Isaiah Thomas


For more information regarding the HR Executive Dinner and Case Competition contact us at krannertHRConference@purdue.edu

For more information regarding the MSHRM program at Krannert contact us at krannertmasters@purdue.edu

 

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