OPEN - FAQ

Who can participate?

All undergraduate or graduate students across the world can participate in our first round.

However, if you’re among the 12 teams to proceed to the semi-finals, OPEN only provides transport and accommodation for you if live in Northern Europe.

How many slides?

15 PowerPoint slides - upload a .pptx AND a .pdf file!

You should also hand in an executive summary of 1 word page in a separate .pdf-file

This year we have increased the maximum slide amount for the hand-ins from 10 to 15 slides. To read more about what should be in the slides, go check out our Case Training!

Where do i sign up?

You can sign up through our page here.

What is the maximum team members?

The team size is 4 people.

If you’re not able to set a team of four, we provide you with our CCC OPEN Mix & Match Facebook group. Here you can find fellow case solvers looking for team members.

What is the prize?
  • 1st prize: 30.000 DKK - and a day with our case company.
  • 2nd prize: 14.000 DKK
  • 3rd prize: 6.000 DKK
What if I don’t have a team?

If you do not yet have a team, go check out the CCC OPEN Mix & Match Facebook group. Here you can find fellow case solvers looking for team members.

To enhance the chances of finding other case solvers, make sure to indicate your location, your skills, and what you are looking for in a potential team mate.

Can exchange students participate?

Yes. Everyone across the world can participate. However, if your team is picked as one of the 12 best teams, you should be able to present in front of our jury in Copenhagen on Friday 2nd of March.

OPEN only provides transport and accommodation for Northern European students.

What’s the schedule?
When is sign up deadline?

Sign up closes on 27th of February at 11:59 PM CET.

What needs to be in the slides?

To read more about what should be in the slides, go check out our Case Training.

How do I upload the slides?
  • Through an upload formula on our webpage.
  • You have to upload both a .pptx and .pdf of your 15 slides + an executive summary in a separate .pdf file.