In today's ever-evolving and unpredictable world, success requires new levels of resilience and agility, rooted in responsible and sustainable practices that preserve our planet for future generations. Alongside Innovative ideas and solutions are the need of our times to enable business, and its stakeholders, create and put ingenious solutions in place that will help tackle an ongoing VUCA environment effectively and strengthen the systems to better respond to any future crises –pandemics, natural disasters,technological and other disruptions.
AIMA is pleased to bring to you the 11th Edition of Innovation Practitioners Case Study Contest and Summit which seeks to identify and applaud teams which have undertaken this challenge to achieve competitive advantage and excel in a volatile business environment by staying ahead of the curve adopting such innovative methods in their modus operandi
The Case Study Competition is a refreshing, stimulating and dynamic contest, through which teams coming from individual firms/Institutions will get the opportunity to learn and compete against teams from other participating firms, in an environment which empowers team building, harnesses competitiveness and encourages innovative thinking.
This contest is of case studies based on recent innovations in the organization and presentation of its implication/solutions.The objective of the contest is to showcase hi-impact innovations and its practitioners and to provide a platform to recognize this talent in the industry.
The case study contest will showcase India's leading innovation practitioners in the following Five categories
1. Digital & Technological Innovation (Digital Transformation Initiatives)
This segment would aim to recognize digital and/or technological transformation initiatives which have had a significant and measurable business impact. Firms/Institutions participating in this category should have brought about or adopted digital change or advancement in technology to further business objectives and improvements, which may include but not restricted to use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), virtual reality/augmented reality, cloud computing, data analytics or any other form of digital / technological change.These innovations can be captured as best practices in a case study.
2. People Management & Development Innovation (Human Resources /Learning & Development)
The segment aims to recognise an organisation/institution that has implemented innovative practices in People Management and Development contributing positively to organizational performance and excellence. These innovations may include the changes in organization structure, skilling and reskilling employees, facilitating work from home and working with virtual teams,flexible-working,innovative compensation systems, employee well-being, outreach training, co-creation, intrapreneurship, managing diversity and inclusion, career progression schemes and learning and development to list a few.The case studies may include the use of technology to successfully implement these innovations.
3. Business Model Innovation (Manufacturing & Services)
This segment would recognize organizations/institutions which has successfully changed their existing business model due to emerging opportunities, changing market dynamic, shifting consumer needs or old model becoming redundant to get competitive advantage, segmentation, value creation, breakthrough performance, fund management,new revenue generation streams, cost management,disintermediation.
This category also encompasses best practices in the area of manufacturing and supply chains and logistics. The opportunity created by omnichannel distribution, automation, self-service logistics and other avenues of disintermediation,3-D printing,WFH,etc that are rapidly being transformed into all-new opportunities.The case study should focus on these areas of innovation and how these have helped transform businesses.
To participate in the case study contest please go through the participation criteria and send us the confirmation through the duly filled in Registration & Consent form
The case study contest is open for any firm/company/organization/institution that has devised innovation in any or multiple of the Three categories listed above
Organisations/Institutions can nominate more than one case study in one category and can also nominate across categories.
Step 1: Submission of Registration & Consent Form:
Step 2: Submission of Case Study,PPT and Participation Fee:
Step 3: Participation at the Jury Presentation Round:
Step 4: Winning Team Presentations & Recognition at the Summit:
|Participation Fee||1 Case Study
(Fee in INR)
|2- 3 Case Studies
(Fee in INR)
|4 & More Case Studies
(Fee in INR)
|Fee before GST||Rs 25,000 each||Rs 22,500 each||Rs 20,000 each|
|Total Fee after GST @ 18%
(per case study)
|Rs 29,500 each||Rs 26,550 each||Rs 23,600 each|
|Early Bird Discount
Participation confirmed & registration with payment made before 31st Oct can avail an early bird discount of INR 5000 per case study
The entry to the case study contest should be submitted in a fixed format.
CLICK HERE to download the Case Study Template.
Initial shortlisting of the entries will be based on the word document submitted by the Organisation. Following will be the evaluation criteria for all categories
Scale and Sustainability
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