"If you fail to plan, you may as well plan to fail". In the clash of the titans, the winner is decided not just on wits and skill but also on guts and will. Skills will be questioned; challenges will be thrown and plans will be tested in an engrossing case of dynamic logic, operational efficiency and evolving strategies. The search for the true Corporate Strategist begins here..."
BackFlush 5.0 is an Operations and Strategy Challenge, with 1st Round being an online quiz to test the Business and Operations acumen, Round 2 being a Negotiation based round wherein each team has to portray its analysing , strategy skills and negotiate accordingly. Save the beast for the last. Details of Round 3 to be disclosed on the spot.
• Round 1 – Online Quiz
The first round will be an online quiz, which will be conducted on November 14, 2016, results for which will be declared on November 15, 2016. The short-listed teams will have to confirm their participation in the further rounds by 6 PM on November 16, 2013
• Round 2 – Gang-War
This is a negotiation-based game in which three teams will act as suppliers and other three as buyers. Each buyer will negotiate with every supplier for the same commodity for which the price is not known to any of the contestants. The teams that will close the deal closest to the actual price (which would be disclosed to them at the end of this round) will qualify for the next round.
• Round 3 – Survivor
Details for this round would be disclosed on the spot.
Registration Open: 01 November 2016
Registration Closes: 13 November 2016 (11:59 pm)
Online Quiz: 14 November 2016 (10:00 pm)
Declaration of shortlists: 15 November 2016
Confirmation of teams by: 16 November 2016
2nd and 3rd Round: 18 November 2016
Prizes worth Rs. 10,000 plus certificates up for grabs.
Note: In case of any discrepancies the final decision rests with team FOSTRA.
Achintya Malik (+91-9004047910)
Iti Singh (+91-8191031745)
Divita Yadav (+91-9711026054)