IIM Bangalore’s international business summit Vista 2020, in association with OpMac, presents Opathlon.

A comprehensive set of challenges to test your operations knowledge. In the highly dynamic market, take up the challenge of forecasting demands, setting up company strategy, the introduction of new products and processes to maximize your profits. We bring to you an opportunity to run your own company via a real-time simulation game and earn big.

Round 1: Quiz

Round 1 is a quiz where awareness and application of various operations and supply chain concepts like inventory management, quality control, process optimization, logistics, forecasting and so on will be tested. Top 30 teams will be selected for the 2nd round.

Round 2: Caselet
The round is spread across three days. There will be a total of 3 caselets in the round to gauge the performance. Answers to the cases should be submitted in PDF form (about 1 page) on the link that will be shared on D2C. One Caselet will be released at 6:00 pm each day. Solution to be submitted by teams before 5:59:59 am of the following day.

Round 3(Final Round): Simulation Into The Beyond
The teams will be evaluated based on a real-time operations simulation game to apply their skills on the go. Team with the highest profits, in the end, wins the game. Further details will be sent to shortlisted teams.

Prizes worth Rs. 1,00,000
Certificate of appreciation to all the finalists.

  1. The registrations will close by 11:59:59, 12th October
  2. Round 2 casewill be accessible to the teams that qualify round 1.
  3. Teams must comprise a minimum of 3 and maximum of 4 members,, all of whom must be enrolled in a graduate or a post-graduate program at the time of the prospectus submission.
  4. All participants must belong to the same institute.
  5. An institute can have any number of teams participating. However, if a team member is found participating as a part of more than one team, all such teams shall be disqualified.
  6. Send the PDF named as  <TeamName>_<CollegeName> via D2C.
  7. Only the first submissions made by teams before the deadlines will be used.
  8. All rounds will be conducted online.

Aashna Jalan

Rohit Bharvesh

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Registration Deadline : 12 Oct’20 11:59 PM IST