#2 How to Work With Case Competition in Education

Cases are one of many instructional strategies available to us as teachers.  However, cases pose specific challenges to incorporate into our courses and curriculum.  This workshop will examine how to use business cases when and where appropriate.

Richard Donovan, Professor of Practice in Management at McGill University in Montreal, develops and teaches educational programs within case competition, and is and an internationally acclaimed capacity in this field.

This workshop is a 'train the trainer' workshop, which will provide you with insights, tools and strategies for supporting students in working with case competition.


  • Overview: types of competitions
  • Specific challenges and benefits applying to a cross-disciplinary set up
  • How to select and train teams
  • How to be a case coach (business and coaching)
  • Tools for ideation, creating a common understanding and decision making
  • Hands on training session


Who: This workshop is targeted at teachers, development consultants and others at Aarhus University who work with or want to work with case competitions.

Date: 8/3 from 12.30 – 16.30

Place: Frandsensalen, Building 1430

Sign up: by writing to mekr@au.dk

Deadline for signing up is 1/3