The competitors from Thammasat University and the University of Pennsylvania will set the bar as the first two teams to present at 9:00am on Saturday. The order has been determined randomly during Opening Ceremonies, which took place at the iconic Pointe-à-Callière Museum in Old Montreal.
McGill University will be team number 8, presenting in the morning at 11:15am, then 16:15pm in the afternoon. The presentations, which are judged by a panel of 14 accomplished executives, are open to the public and will start at 9:00am at the Desautels Faculty of Management on March 27.
The University of California, Berkeley (3rd place last year) and the University of Washington will be last to present. Meanwhile, the defending champion school, the University of Southern California, has been selected as team number 3 to present.
Ten former winning schools have been invited this year for a special 10th anniversary celebration of the McGill Management International Case Competition.