3rd Annual Neeley School of Business Invitational MBA/MS Supply Chain Case Competition  

ban bold future

box principal
  • Case Competition Name and Customized Case Design
  • Exclusive sponsorship of Grand Prize
  • Prominent Recognition on all program materials, website and signage
  • Six (6) invitations to Welcome Dinner and Awards Reception
  • Up to four judges' seats for Championship Round
box partner
  • Sponsorship of Runner-up Prize
  • Exclusive event sponsorship (welcome dinner, awards dinner, opening reception)
  • Recognition on all program materials, website and signage
  • Four (4) invitations to Welcome Dinner and Awards Reception
box associate
  • Event sponsorship (student refreshments, judges’ dinner, breakfast)
  • Recognition on all program materials, website and signage
  • Two (2) invitations to Welcome Dinner and Awards Reception
box supporter
  • Team naming rights
  • Recognition on program materials, website and signage
  • Two (2) invitations to Welcome Dinner and Awards Reception

For more information on contribution levels, contact:
Dave Malenfant, Director, Outreach & Partnerships, CSCI  dave.malenfant@tcu.edu 817-257-7551 
Molly Kanthack, Strategic Partnerships, CSCI, molly.kanthack@tcu.edu, 817-257-4286

For payment information, contact:
Tracy Harris, Program Coordinator, CSCI, t.l.harris@tcu.edu 817-257-6581 

As the premiere graduate-level competition in the world, this event engages the best students from top-ranked supply chain management schools in a real-world analysis and strategic planning scenario.  The competition highlights its principal sponsors and involves judges representing many different industries.  It provides an outstanding learning, networking, recruiting, and fun experience!

Why should you sponsor this event?

  • Help design and contribute to a one-of-a-kind “active learning” experience for students around the country
  • Gain great visibility with a high profile set of competition participants plus TCU/CSCI’s huge network of business partners, students, and alumni
  • Highlight and promote the key features of your technology and/or industry
  • Enjoy exclusive networking/recruiting with students (future employees), faculty (potential university partners) and judges (executives)
  • Give back and help shape tomorrow’s supply chain management leaders

Case Competition Highlights:

  • 2.5 day competition, held at Hilton Downtown Fort Worth
  • Unique case written for Exclusive Investor/Partner, detailing:
    • a specific supply chain challenge or opportunity for a participating company
    • use of a cutting-edge technology to help analyze the case
  • Simulate real business decision making in a constrained time frame
  • 16 graduate student teams plus faculty representatives from the top-ranked supply chain universities
  • 30+ judges from a wide variety of industries
  • $26K+ in prizes for the top four winning teams

2018 Participating Schools

Arizona State University
Brigham Young University
Georgia Tech University
Indiana University
Iowa State University 
Michigan State University

Rutgers University
Texas Christian University
University of Arkansas 
University of Colorado 
University of Houston
University of Maryland

University of North Texas
University of Pittsburgh
University of South Carolina
University of Texas at Dallas
University of Wisconsin, Madison

2018 Sponsors: Lockheed Martin, SCM Globe, National Restaurant Assoc., Corning, Neovia