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Hans van Oudheusden
Shortly after the draw that determined that Rotterdam had to compete against teams from Denmark, Romania and Ireland, our NIBS team found itself facing its first challenge: how to steer and secure the uncertain future of fitness-innovator Peloton? Focusing on the business’s logistical backlog, international diversification and marketing Jeroen Sieben (TBK), Ilse Stokman (Bedrijfskunde), Ioana...
Last week, a student team from All Stars Rotterdam participated in an online international case competition at the Norwegian Business School (BI). After a warm-up round in which Mehmet Kaplan (IB), Siebren van den Bosch (TBK), Boaz de Gruijter (Bedrijfskunde) en Bijan Faghfouri (IB) had to advise a Norwegian dairy cooperative on the feasibility of...
Under the umbrella of the Rotterdam International Case Academy RICA) almost 50 students from IB carried out a Sustainable Business Innovation project. Their main challenge was solving a case, based  on one of the biggest problems the Port of Rotterdam is facing right now: how to shape the energy transition in an adequate and efficient...
Mohamed Lâdas (TB), Jeroen Sieben (TB), Kenneth van Leeuwen (IB) en Yarlin de Koning Soto (Bedrijfskunde) melden zich digitaal in het holst van de nacht aan de University of Technology Sydney; het is de nacht van vrijdag op zaterdag. Eerder op de dag heeft de loting bepaald dat ze moeten spelen tegen universiteiten uit Canada,...
Jeroen Sieben (TB), Kenneth van Leeuwen (IB), Yarlin de Koning Soto (Bedrijfskunde) en Mohamed Lâdas (TB) –  studenten afkomstig uit verschillende richtingen binnen onze HR – nemen het aanstaand weekend op tegen top teams uit de rest van de wereld. Online “vliegen” ze naar de University of Technology Sydney voor deelname aan de UTSCC. De...
De All Stars Rotterdam-studenten Boaz de Gruijter (Bedrijfskunde), Mehmet Kaplan (IB), Niels Ramaekers (BIM) en Siebren vd Bosch (TB) staan zaterdag in de finale van de Global Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC), georganiseerd door de University of Vermont, USA. Het is de enige case competitie in de wereld die zich volledig focust op family business....
Het is zaterdag 30 oktober. Na een week vol strijd op het scherpst van de snede zullen we vandaag weten welke teams tot de verschillende finales zijn doorgedrongen en wie de medailles in de wacht zullen slepen. Na de dankwoorden en de speeches van de deans worden de divisiewinnaars van de eerste case bekendgemaakt. En...
Every fall Rotterdam University AS – in close cooperation with the Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada) – hosts the Rotterdam-Carleton International Case Competition (ROCA). Last year Rotterdam hosted this event, this year it is Ottawa’s turn. The competition is held in the week of October 24 till October 30. Like last year undergraduate student teams from...
The third edition of the Rotterdam International Case Competition Bootcamp (RICCB) will be organised shortly, this year on September 31 and October 1. Teams from Belgium, Denmark, Ireland and Germany will participate; Avans Breda will also send a team. These 5 teams will compete against 5 teams from our own Rotterdam University AS.  The intention is...
The Rotterdam International Case Academy is proud to present the new RICA website. Students, lecturers, researchers, alumni, companies and other organisations can find all activities and products that arise from case-based education here. We will also keep you informed of the latest developments. With this website, the case academy hopes to be of even better...