Students of STM PPM’s Master of Management Program Won Again in The 3rd PPM Regional Business Case Competition
Regional Business Case Competition (RBCC) is a yearly competitive event held by Research Center and Case Clearing House (RC_CCH) of PPM School of Management. This was the third year for RBCC which at that time carried the theme “Integrating Market and Competence-Based advantages for Sustainability”.
So far, RC-CCH has generated a lot of local business cases while maintaining reference to changes in the global business world. The business cases were then used as teaching materials, both in formal education and in various management trainings, not only benefited by PPM School of Management but also by other management education organizations, at national and international levels.
Several companies whose business cases have been presented include PT Garuda Indonesia (aviation service company), PT Tempo Inti Media (magazine and newspaper publishing company), Cipaganti Group (holding company beginning from transportation services and now starting to have businesses in mining and sea transportation services), TIKI JNE (delivery service company), and PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera (food company).
The competition participants were challenged to solve a case of PT. Taman Impian Jaya Ancol. In this activity, the groups of S2 students of Management Science study program from various universtities in South East Asia and China used knowledges, skills, and experiences they have obtained during their study in their respective schools to compete in the quality of analysis, synthesis, and presentation of a business case tha has never been published before. The finalists of the competitions were tested not only for written analysis skill but also in a series of debate sessions among finalists and in business presentations in front of business practitioners and academicians to defend their ideas.
Results of The 3rd PPM RBCC 2012
Like the previous year’s event, this RBCC 2012 was also participated by teams from neighbouring countries, including Asian Institute of Management Philippines, Kasetsart Business School Thailand, University of Philippines Baguio, and Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia. The attendance of these foreign universities is a proof that the RBCC program held by PPM School of Management has been recognized by international academician communities, and is a very good opportunity to show international communities the existence of business schools in Indonesia and how local business community takes part and performs as the best with all of the wisdom of Indonesian typical business governance.
Meanwhile, domestically this RBCC 2012 was participated by Prasetiya Mulya Business School, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Universitas Tarumanegara, ITB, PPM School of Management, and Universitas Surabaya.
In the final round, the finalists were tested for their case analyses, case originality levels, and certainly connection between their cases and theories. Other aspects calculated were teamwork, team ability to provide answer or explanation to other teams or the jury (in Debate and Question-and-Answer sessions).
The following is the complete results of The 3rd PPM Regional Business Case Competition 2012 event:
Ist Winner : Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Philippines team, members: Prachi Maheswari, Sahil Shah, and Manish Anand
2nd Winner : PPM School of Management team, members: Ribka Kristin, Febriane, Immanuel
3th Winner : PPM School of Management team, members: Sofyan Ansori, Baraputra, Jefrey Kurniawan
4th Winner : Prasetiya Mulya Business School team, members: Irvan Adisaputra, Andika Wardana, Swastika Maharani
We would like to express congratulations to the winners and our deep gratitude for PT Pembangunan Jaya Ancol, Tbk and sponsors for making this event a success. See you in the coming year.
The sponsors of The 3rd PPM RBCC 2012 event are:
- Bank BCA (Tabungan Tahapan Xpresi)
- Cipaganti Group
- TPS Food
- PT. Dyandra
- PT. Danareksa
- PT. Jamsostek
- PT. Bahana
Media partners :
- Smart FM
- Bisnis Indonesia