Marketplace Global Competition
The 24th competition will start in February 2007, providing marketing students with the realistic sense of managing a marketing division
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The 24th Marketplace Global Competition Starts February 2007
The 24th Marketplace Global Competition will be held starting in early February 2007. The Marketplace Global Competition provides marketing students with a realistic experience in managing a marketing division. With a mixture of college teams from around the world, the participants gain insight into the ways of thinking and business strategies of other cultures.
Reviews: Benoit Duguay and Jean Harrison-Walker have separately reviewed the Global Competition in the AMA’s Archive of Marketing Education.
Go to: http://www.marketingpower.com/content24873.php (AMA members only)
Duration: 10 weeks
Where: Over the Internet.
Details can be found at: http://marketplace-simulation.com/college/announcing-global-competition.php
Past Participants: In the past, the Global Competitions have included teams from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Peru, Poland, Kingdom of Tonga, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, and the United States.
Who can participate: Business school students are welcome to participate. Any number of teams can participate from the same institution.
Cost: $40 per participant.
(Universities in parts of Asia, South America, Africa and Eastern Europe may be eligible for additional discount.)