University of Southern Indiana

International Business Case Team Competitions

International business case competitions challenge highly motivated business students to showcase their knowledge, skills and talent while competing against teams from around the globe. Through a relevant and spirited competition, these competitions inspire university students to strive for the highest levels of critical thinking and professionalism. In addition, these competitions rely on business professionals to judge student recommendations, bridging the gap between the corporate and academic worlds.

Check out the impressive stats of these students who have represented USI on the international stage:

Alberta Energy Challenge at University of Alberta in Edmonton 

September 21-25, 2016

  • Joshua Beiringer, Cameron Gibson, Ryan Loehrlein, Robert Rich
  • Faculty coaches: Dr. Brandon Field and Jeanette Maier-Lytle

September 23-27, 2015

  • Alicia Bowling, Connor Curry, Ryan Elpers, Casey Montgomery
  • Faculty coaches: Dr. Manfen Chen, Dr. Brandon Field, and Jeanette Maier-Lytle
  • The USI team placed first; only second year to enter
  • Read news article and USI press release>>

September 26-28, 2014

Alberta Not-For-Profit Case Competition at University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta Canada

February 27-March 1, 2020

  • Alicia Frederick, Noelle Grooms, Marshall Gruber, Mara Monterrosa Morales
  • Faculty coach: Jeanette Maier-Lytle

February 28-March 3, 2018

  • Shannon Farrell, Logan Hartman, Rachel Northcutt, Gloria Sengwe
  • Faculty coach: Mr. Tim Bryan
  • Twelve teams were invited; the USI team was one of only two teams from outside of Canada
  • Read news articles: introduction, good luck, and results

March 2-5, 2017

  • Brandon Cooper, Shannon Farrell, Emily McAtee, Gloria Sengwe
  • Faculty coach: Mr. Tim Bryan
  • Won Spirit Award
  • Read news article>>

February 26-March 1, 2015

  • Brian Ensor, Kyle Hoeing, Zach Mathis, Cole Schafer
  • Faculty coaches: Dr. Manfen Chen and Jeanette Maier-Lytle
  • The USI team placed first
  • Read press release>>

February 26-March 1, 2014

  • Adam Brothers, Tailor Frymire, Jennifer Hicklin, Adam Kaps
  • Faculty coaches: Jeanette Maier-Lytle and Jamie Seitz 
  • Won Spirit of the Eagle Award
  • Read news article>>

International Case Competition @ Maastricht (ICC@M)

April 29–May 5, 2018, in Maastricht, Netherlands

  • Victoria Krug, Ryan Loehrlein, Kevin Schuh, Te'Ayla Whitfield
  • Faculty coach: Jeanette Maier-Lytle
  • The USI team finished fourth in their division, followed by second in their division
  • The USI team is one of only 16 teams globally to be invited to compete
  • Read more>>

John Molson School of Business Undergraduate Case Competition at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada

February 17-23, 2013

  • Adam Brothers, Ryan Eichmiller, Ryan McGuire, Stacy Warford
  • Faculty coaches: Jeanette Maier-Lytle and Jamie Seitz
  • Read news article>>

Royal Roads University International Undergraduate Case Competition at Royal Roads University in Victoria, British Columbia
USI is one of only 20 universities from across Europe and North America invited to compete.

March 17-19, 2016

  • Josh Beiriger, Erica Oberbroeckling, Robert Rich, Cole Schafer, and Morgan Thewes
  • The USI team was one of only four teams from the United States invited to participate
  • Faculty coaches: Tim Bryan and Jeanette Maier-Lytle
  • Results: Dublin Institute of Technology (first place); University of Alberta (second place); Northern Institute of Technology (third place); and University of Saskatchewan (fourth place).
  • Read news articles>>

March 19-21, 2015

  • Alicia Bowling, Caleb Mathers, Brooke Neuhoff, Morgan Stierley, Jacob Titzer
  • The USI team was one of only two teams from the United States
  • Faculty coach: Jamie Seitz
  • Read news article>>

April 3-5, 2014

April 4-6, 2013

  • Thomas Brinson, Evan Burkhart, Joey Dumas, Adam Kaps, Lauren Perigo
  • Faculty coaches: Dr. Laci Rogers and Jamie Seitz
  • Fifth best score in new “innovation case”
  • Read news article>>

March 29-31, 2012

  • Evan Burkhart, Joey Dumas, Jackie Henderson, Alissa Martin, Krystal Schmitt
  • Faculty coaches: Dr. Laci Rogers and Ms. Jamie Seitz
  • Eleventh Place
  • Read news article>>

March 17-19, 2011

  • Adam Franke, Lindsey Oakes, Buddy Stoermann (Nathanael), Jason Warford,  Alternate:  Krystal Schmitt
  • Faculty coaches: Bryan Bourdeau and Jeanette Maier-Lytle
  • Eighth Place

March 18-20, 2010

  • Jeff Alexander, Courtney Mickel, Jamie Perry, Jacob Smith,  Alternate:  Adam Franke
  • Faculty coaches: Jeanette Maier-Lytle and Joy Peluchette
  • Second Place

March 19-21, 2009

  • Ashley Hancock, Michael Patzer, David Ubelhor, Kasey Wright, Alternate:  Courtney Mickel
  • Faculty coach: Jeanette Maier-Lytle


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