What is the format of ISMCC?

The 1st annual Strategic Management Case Competition, will consist of one case presentation. A case will be provided for teams to prepare an oral and visual presentation 20 minutes in length with a 10-minute question period, that will be presented in front of a panel of judges.

Teams will be given a total of 3 hours to prepare the case presentation. It is up to each individual team to allocate their time wisely. Delegates will be provided with one laptop equipped with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint) to visually support their presentation. The presentations are encouraged to be organized and creative. These laptops will not be Wi-Fi enabled.

After all presentations have been completed, the judges will be given time to deliberate and select the top three teams based on the attached criteria. The top three teams will receive a financial reward.


First team - $800

Second team - $500

Third Team - $200

FOR A TOTAL OF $1500 Total Prizes!


Schwartz Business Society
Gerald Schwartz School of Business, St. Francis Xavier University
Attn: Ryan Finn / Emma Brown
3090 Martha Drive
Antigonish, NS, B2G 2W5