Upcoming Seminars


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There are no scheduled seminars at this time.


Who Should Attend

Capsim’s User Seminars are perfect for educators new to using our simulations as well as those looking to learn more about business simulations as educational tools. More advanced users will also find benefit by honing their skills and learning from other educators as well as the Capsim Team.

Learning Objectives

Learning objectives include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding how to integrate and customize simulations to various education levels, goals and delivery platforms
  • Learning how to effectively debrief simulation rounds and capitalize on teachable moments
  • Identifying how Comp-XM Business Simulation can be used for both assessment and Assurance of Learning
  • Networking with your colleagues and learning how simulations are being used in other classrooms
  • Exploring new products and features

Upcoming Webinars

Our live webinars lets us connect directly with our community and gives you a great way to learn something new about business simulations used for the development and assessment of business acumen. Our webinars usually last from 30 - 45 minutes with time at the end dedicated to Q&A. Webinars are free and we also provide recordings of our previous recordings below.

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There are no scheduled webinars at this time.


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Student Challenge

The Capsim Challenge takes Capstone and Foundation alumni and pits them against each other in a biannual competition to crown the world’s best at running a multi-million dollar simulated company. Twice each year Capsim alumni have the opportunity to test their business acumen against over 1500 competitors from all over the globe. Participation in the Challenge is free. Please see below if you are eligible to compete.

FAQ Answer

Who is Eligible to Play?

All students who have used Capstone or Foundation business simulations in their business school curriculum, including those enrolled in a two-year undergraduate, four-year undergraduate or MBA/graduate course. Students must also have a paid registration for Capstone or Foundation after January 1, 2012, and must not have participated in a previous Challenge. There is no fee to participate. Individuals can play with or without a team. Five-person team maximum.

When is Registration?

Registration for the Spring 2014 Capsim Challenge begins on March 11th, 2014 at 7 a.m. CDT and ends on April 10th, 2014 at 5 p.m. CDT.

When does the Spring 2014 Capsim Challenge Start?

Qualifying Rounds begin Friday, April 11th, 2014, at 12 p.m. CDT and end Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 12 p.m. CDT. Finalists, which will include 6 Capstone teams and 6 Foundation teams, will be chosen on Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014. We will contact finalists individually and announce all finalists on this page.

When Do Final Rounds for the Spring 2014 Capsim Challenge Start?

Final rounds begin Friday, April 25th, 2014, at 12 p.m. CDT and go through Sunday, April 27th, 2014, at 6 p.m. CDT.

When Are Winners Announced for the Spring 2014 Capsim Challenge?

The winners will be announced Monday, April 28th, 2014, at 12 p.m. CDT. Winners will be announced on this page.

For More Information

For more information on the Capsim Challenge, including our current Spring 2014 Challenge, please contact support@capsim.com or call 312.477.7200. You can also view press releases on the Challenge in our blog.

Hall of Fame

Capstone

Year Participant(s) School Score
Fall 2013 Dhiraj Lohiya S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research 822 / 1000
Spring 2013 Curis Wallette University of Montana 835 / 1000
Fall 2012 Sonia Apsingekar,
Vikalp Babelay,
Gaurav Sapra,
Viraj Kulkarni
S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research 777 / 1000
Spring 2012 Christopher Steffes Michigan State University 926 / 1000
Fall 2011 Rick Davenport Midway College 790 / 1000
Spring 2011 Ren Long Chan McMaster University 831 / 1000
Fall 2010 Ramanarayanan K Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore 860 / 1000
Spring 2010 Richard Powell University of Redlands - San Diego Campus 910 / 1000
Fall 2009 Kiran V Holla Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore 864 / 1000
Spring 2009 Ho Chi Hong Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 806 / 1000
Fall 2008 Tom Kung National Cheng Chi University 803 / 1000
Spring 2008 Kallol Chaudhuri University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School 796 / 1000
Fall 2007 Kerim Koyunoglu The University of Melbourne 822 / 1000
Spring 2007 Brent Corbitt University of Arkansas at Little Rock 904 / 1000
Fall 2006 Bryan J. Rathman Kutztown University $165,735,218
Spring 2006 Amy Chittick-Kulper,
James Guido
Kennesaw State University $133,278,276
Fall 2005 Jim LaRocca,
Joe Leonard
Baldwin-Wallace College $80,465,663
Spring 2005 Ian Goh,
Kok Loong (Rodney) Lim
Curtin University of Technology $152,358,170
Fall 2004 Mathew Gardner,
Morgan Gough
University of British Columbia $171,230,796
Spring 2004 Abdulla Udaipurwala Stevens Institute of Technology $202,847,624
Fall 2003 Vipul Goradia University of Toledo $145,704,375
Spring 2003 Scott Barnett Vanderbilt University $172,819,920
Fall 2002 Cheong Chew University of Central Oklahoma $182,838,524
Spring 2002 Felix Kreh,
Daniel Copeland,
Jakob Thoisen
Southeast Missouri State University $281,135,759
Fall 2001 Dennis Legori,
Michael Kelly
Southeast Missouri State University $104,261,576
Spring 2001 Osman Guner,
Marvin Waldman
University of California San Diego/td> $249,894,560
Fall 2000 Dipti Patel-Misra,
Robert Rodgers,
Eric Sprink
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill $358,359,288

Foundation

Year Participant(s) School Score
Fall 2013 Kongphop Sahasakula Mahidol University 767 / 1000
Spring 2013 Jared Anderson,
Joseph Barker
Brighan Young University- Idaho 782 / 1000
Fall 2012 DeMarcus Jones Lenoir-Rhyne University 762 / 1000
Spring 2012 Tanner Lambert Montana State University - Billings 746 / 1000
Fall 2011 Tyler Melugin,
Robert Stricklin
Montana State University - Billings 725 / 1000
Spring 2011 Zoey McRae Montana State University - Billings 757 / 1000
Fall 2010 Robert Woodward Brigham Young University - Idaho 744 / 1000
Spring 2010 Sam Bradshaw,
Justin Johnson,
Alexander Malana,
Bill Reaugh,
Shaun Youngberg
Drexel University 805 / 1000
Fall 2009 Jacob Rewerts University of Iowa 756 / 1000
Spring 2009 Tom Molter,
Tom Murtaugh
Drexel University 764 / 1000
Fall 2008 Bocheng Lin University of Illinois at Chicago 757 / 1000
Spring 2008 Julian Bauer DePaul University 748 / 1000
Fall 2007 Christina F. Vaughn NorthWest Arkansas Community College 776 / 1000
Spring 2007 Christopher Stanton,
Christine Snyder,
Michael Ely
Capital University 705 / 1000
Fall 2006 Keeran Raaj Raja Ratnam,
Thiam Song Ng
University of Technology, Sydney $65,561,803
Spring 2006 Sherry Murphy Montana State University - Billings $113,217,275
Fall 2005 Troy Fix Montana State University - Billings $88,976,005
Spring 2005 Eddie Minkoff The University of California San Diego $97,103,095
Fall 2004 Eric Zerphy,
Ed O’Donnell,
Kevin Shmihluk,
Kurt Kaminsky
Drexel University $136,009,115
Spring 2004 Amy Chittick-Kulper
James Guido
Kennesaw State University $113,065,267
Fall 2003 Brett Cormier Montana State University - Billings $143,478,423
Spring 2003 Kevin Ross University of New Orleans $130,388,956
Fall 2002 Andreas Peter University of New Orleans $54,858,272
Spring 2002 David Crouy,
Peter Landolfi
University of New Orleans $127,009,745