Team Prodeko winner of TIMES case competition
ESTIEM (European Students of Industrial Engineering and Management, network of IEM students in Europe) arranged its annual case competition for the 24th time this year.
Team members (from the left): Kerkko Visuri, Ossi Karali, Valtteri Vulkko, Juulia Jäppinen
Team Prodeko consisted of three fifth year students and one fourth year student
The local qualifications were held at Aalto University TUAS already in November 2017 and one team from four great candidates continued on to Semi finals in Stockholm in January 2018. The fantastic four tackled 2 cases in Stockholm and won their way to the finals in Vienna. The team was coached by multiple consulting companies along the way and travelled filled with excitement to Vienna in March to take on the other finalists from 6 other ESTIEM local groups.
The finals included three cases within four days along with other festive activities. Team Prodeko placed 2nd, 1st and 1st in the cases winning thus the entire this year’s TIMES case competition. Gothenburg and Darmstadt were placed just after LG Helsinki. Last time the victory came to Finland in 2014 and to Aalto in 2009.
Take a look at the winning four and their journey at their Facebook-page: https://www.facebook.com/LgHelsinkiTimesTeam/
Prodeko - The Guild of Industrial Engineering and Management at Aalto University is one of the smallest but also tightest guilds in Otaniemi. Prodeko acts as the a link between students and the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management faculty, the student union AYY and corporations as well as the DIEM alumnis.