CPABC Annual Business Case Competition 2021

Show off and refine your business acumen by challenging yourself and your teammates to think strategically and develop innovative solutions to real issues facing real businesses.

Registration deadline: Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 12:00pm (noon) PST


Competition Format

Round 1: 

  • Friday, February 5, 2021, 12:00pm (noon) PST: All registered teams will receive the first round case via email. Teams have 48 hours to prepare the case.
  • Sunday, February 7, 2021, 11:59am PST: Teams must submit a video of their case presentation. See Rules and Regulations for detailed information. All video submissions will be judged by a panel at CPABC. 

Final Round: 

  • Saturday, March 20 – Sunday, March 21, 2021: The top eight teams from the first round will be invited to compete in the final round remotely online, via video conferencing. The competition will be followed by an awards event in the evening of Sunday, March 21, 2021.  

Prizes: The first-place team will be awarded a cash prize of $2500. The second placed team will receive a cash prize of $1500 and the third placed team will receive a cash prize of $750. All other teams that are selected for the final round and present to the judges, but place outside of the top three, will receive a prize of $200. The top three teams are decided by the panel of competition judges.

Questions? Contact [email protected] for more information.

Thank you for your interest in the CPABC's Annual Business Case Competition 2021! Registration is now closed. For inquiries, please email [email protected].