IPL Auction

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to the thrill of a live auction! Put yourself in the shoes of a bidder to build the dream team that you always wanted in these racy hours of nerves, strategy, game theory and gut.If you love cricket, if you have followed IPL and if you can mix common sense with passion into your bidding strategy, this event is a must for you.


FORMAT

Stage 1: Sports Quiz: The quiz will contain questions from Sports (mainly from Cricket). It will be an elimination round and top 8 teams will be selected for the final round.
Stage 2: Bidding Round: The 8 final teams will compete in a Live auction of players. Each team will be given a fixed budget which will be used for the auction. The aim will be to build a squad that maximizes the total ratings of the players of the team in limited budget with along with the constraints on total number of players. If you like to take the calculated risk, this is for you. Feel the live auction here!!


PRIZES

1st Prize worth INR 20,000/-
2nd Prize worth INR 15,000/-
Contingent Prize worth INR 5,000/-


POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 600
2nd - 550
3rd - 500
4th - 450
5th - 400

Crowdpitch

INTRODUCTION

What is CROWDFUNDING?
Crowdfunding is “The use of small amounts of capital collected from a large number of individuals to finance a new business venture."

Crowdfunding has the potential to increase entrepreneurship by expanding the pool of investors from whom funds can be raised beyond the traditional circle of owners, relatives and venture capitalists. Crowdfunding is a game changer in the start-up fund raising space.

What is CROWD-PITCH ?
Have you ever had an idea that you wanted to expand upon but didn’t have the necessary tools to develop it?

Did you have passion for something that you couldn’t take forward because of lack of money?

“Crowd pitch “ is a crowd funding competition for creative projects and ideas. It is platform where project creators/startups/individuals can present their ideas to a connected audience and to the panelists from the crowdfunding industry.

It's a place where motivated creators and innovators can access funding and support beyond 'official' channels. If you have the aspirations..and passion to create, this is the place to make great things possible.

It doesn't matter if you're a student, an intern, part-time photographer, aspiring illustrator, a tech-startup, an aspiring movie maker, an indie musician or anyone with just an idea who desires to Pitch it to the crowd.

PROJECT CATEGORIES

- Technology/Startup/Ecommerce/Games
- Movies/Music/Theatre
- Art /Design/Fashion
- Sports
- Photography
- Book and Publishing/Comics
- Social
- Education
- Community and Healthcare
- Food and restaurant

FORMAT

The competition consists of 2 parts:
The startup side and the other student side.
Contingent points would be for participating from student side.

Rules for startup:

Stage 1:Brief your idea

Send your brief idea (Problem, solution, market analysis, team, unique selling point in the form of a ppt) at crowdpitch@ecell.in
Last date for submission : Jan 22nd – 11:59 pm

Stage 2:Pitch your idea

12 shortlisted teams- will be allowed to make a 5 minutes live pitch at the session at E-Summit. They need to convince the judges and the crowd why they think the crowd should invest in their ideas ? Explain pros and cons.


JUDGING
The judging would be done by investors/professionals from the concerned field.
The ideas would be judged on the basis of :
1)How strong your team is ?
2)How creative or innovative is the idea / concept ?
3)Feasibility of the idea/product/business venture
4)Your Presentation as a whole

RULES FOR STUDENTS

Virtual Crowd-funding

Every participant will be given a fixed virtual currency. The Pitchers will be asking the participants to fund their idea through the virtual money.The ideas getting the highest funded amounts and selected by Judges will be the winner.

PRIZES

For Students:
1st prize worth Rs.20,000
2nd prize worth Rs.15,000
Contingent Winner: worth Rs.5000

POINTS (FOR CONTINGENTS ONLY)
1st - 600
2nd - 550
3rd - 500
4th - 450
5th - 400

Investor’s Hat

Introduction
Develops in you the perspective of an investor. Inculcates the ability to evaluate the potential of a startup by making you play the role of an investor. Helps you to be better prepared when an investor bombards both valid and invalid questions at you. Helps you analyze your own venture from a new perspective.

FORMAT
Stage 1: Educational Session 'What does a VC look in a startup?
Stage 2: In the Investor's Shoes An executive summary will be provided, and teams will judge its investability.
Stage 3: The Board Room Oral pitching by a startup, followed by simulation of the process of raising funds. Teams have to decide whether or not they will invest in the startup

PRIZES
1st prize worth Rs.12,000
2nd prize worth Rs.8,000
Contingent Winner: worth Rs.5,000

POINTS (FOR CONTINGENTS ONLY)
1st - 500
2nd - 450
3rd - 400
4th - 350
5th - 300

Wolf Of wall street

INTRODUCTION

Do you have it in you to master the system and game it to your advantage?

Play a Business simulation game, complete with production and trading opportunities. Decide what the best distribution of resources would be, to produce the maximum results from your company. Trade your goods with others in the Market, gathering the goods in scarcity and amassing a profit for yourself. The prices of the goods fluctuate with availability. Would you be able to guess the scarce items and make a fortune for yourself?

FORMAT
The Wolf of Wall Street would have teams of 2, with each team being given resources to physically produce goods for their teams. There would be certain minimum requirements for each resource and the teams can choose how much to produce to meet the requirements and make maximum profits.

Teams would also be allowed to trade their goods with each other to gather those which they think are scarce and would get them the most profits. Based on total production of the goods, the market prices would keep fluctuating and the winners would be the ones with the highest valued portfolio at end of game.

PRIZES
1st prize worth Rs.15,000
2nd prize worth Rs.10,000
Contingent Winner: worth Rs.6,000

POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 600
2nd - 550
3rd - 500
4th - 450
5th - 400

National Bizquiz

INTRODUCTION

"Where smartness alone isn’t enough"
Are you ready to fight off against the best quizzing minds in the country ? Do you have it to forge through all the levels of the game to emerge victorious?
If yes, then the Biz-Quiz is the right destination for you ! With funny trivia to not so trivial twisters - you will find it all right here. But smartness alone isn’t enough, right? Being entrepreneurial along with a bit knowledgeable is the key in this quiz. Crack difficult situations,play your strengths and take calculated risks.


FORMAT

Stage 1 (Eliminations): All the teams will be allowed to participate in the eliminations in a team of 2. Top 8 teams will be selected for stage 2.
Stage 2 (Finals): 8 teams proceed to this round which would include a team of 2. There will be multiple interesting rounds to test your knowledge, instant thinking and risk taking abilities. If you think you can win this, be there!


RULES

1. Maximum number of participants allowed per team is 2.
2. The quiz is open for all; students and professionals alike.
3. Registrations will be conducted on-the-spot. Also via envoyage as well as via the contingent model (refer to the contingent booklet for more info)
4. Quiz master’s decisions will be final and binding on all teams.
5. Additional rules may be announced at the time of the event.


PRIZES

1st Prize worth INR 12,000/-
2nd Prize worth INR 8,000/-
Contingent Prize worth INR 5,000/-


POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 500
2nd - 450
3rd - 400
4th - 350
5th - 300

Triathlon

INTRODUCTION

Experience the thrill and dynamism in the work environment of a start-up, this event will give you more than just a peek into it.
- Simulation of a real-life start-up problem
- Brings together like minded individuals to brainstorm
- Develop new ways to evolve your start- up and crown yourself as a wizard in the start-up ocean


FORMAT

Challenge: Three Independent Problem Statements involving a crisis-struck startup venture.
Objective: Build a business strategy that will look into all the three major problems your startup is facing and come up with the ultimate solution to soar high in the ecosystem.


RULES

1. Maximum number of participants allowed per team for one independent case study is 2.
2. The quiz is open for all; students and professionals alike.
3. Registrations will be conducted on the spot. Also via envoyage as well as via the contingent model (refer to the contingent booklet for more info).
4. There are three independent case studies; each worth of 15k INR. It’s not mandatory to solve all three case studies.
5. Additional rules may be announced at the time of the event.


PRIZES

1st Prize worth INR 10,000/-
2nd Prize worth INR 5,000/-


POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 400
2nd - 350
3rd - 300
4th - 250
5th - 200

Call of Duty

INTRODUCTION

Ever been the makers and breakers of your own company? This competition needs well planned strategies and high-end intuition. Expect a lots of twists and turns throughout your way and each time you think you ace it you will be blasted with shocks.


FORMAT

Step 1: Make teams consisting of 2 members. Divide yourself in two groups; policy makers and budget allocators. Each part has to work independently thereafter.
Step 2: After the problems statement is announced, policy makers will submit their designed policies and budget allocators will submit the divided budget.
After running the algorithms on the submissions, maximum points will be awarded to the team with the most synchronised submissions.
There will be 3 such rounds with different crisis problems and the cumulative scores will decide the winner.


RULES

1. Maximum number of participants allowed per team for one independent case study is 4(2 for Contingent)
2. Registrations will be conducted on the spot. Also via envoyage as well as via the contingent model (refer to the contingent booklet for more info).
3. The decision will be final and binding to all teams.
4. There are three independent case studies; each worth of 15k INR. It’s not mandatory to solve all three case studies.
5. Additional rules may be announced at the time of the event.


PRIZES

1st Prize worth INR 10,000/-
2nd Prize worth INR 5,000/-
Contingent Winner worth INR 5000/-


POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 600
2nd - 550
3rd - 500
4th - 450
5th - 400

Merges & Aquisitions

INTRODUCTION

Modern day corporations are akin to entire nations. Companies are constantly undergoing mergers, hostile take-overs and strategic market wars. Get into the shoes of a corporation and decide the best strategic partnerships to grow your year-end bonus! Whether you are leading a Multi National Corporation or a rapidly rising local organisation, tie-ups are the way to go!


FORMAT

1. 10 teams will be selected from first round (Quiz ) in which any number of team of 2 people can participate.
2. Each of the ten team selected will be assigned with a company in a random manner.
3. Details of 10 companies in two groups: Teams from A- group companies have to merge with any one of the B- group companies, vice versa B- group companies also has to look for merging with A- group companies, this is where teams would negotiate.
4. Teams will be given 30 mins for this activity.
5. The ten teams will merge into 5, and each group will be given 5 mins for presentation in which they have to present the strategy, logic etc for the merger


PRIZES

1st Prize worth INR 20,000/-
2nd Prize worth INR 15,000/-
Contingent Winner worth INR 5000/-


POINTS (FOR CONTINGENT ONLY)
1st - 600
2nd - 550
3rd - 500
4th - 450
5th - 400

Location

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