Wing Lung Bank International Institute for Business Development
IIBD International Case Competition
IIBD runs annual International Case Competitions where students from universities worldwide compete on solving a specific business problem. Students are required to formulate actionable recommendations while dealing with constraints such as tight deadlines and incomplete information.
Reflecting the global nature of the competition, the IIBD saw, over the years, entries from Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Russia, Singapore, the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Georgia, Macau, Hong Kong and Mainland China fiercely competing not only for the cash awards and trophies, but also for the simple pride of winning for their alma mater.
IIBD New Business Venture Competition
The New Business Venture Competition is designed to provide an integrative learning experience for participating students to develop new business ventures and to prepare them for opportunities in entrepreneurship sometime during their careers. Members of the venture community, including successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and other professionals and professors from academic institutions were invited to evaluate and judge the business plans. Evaluation was based upon the likelihood of the plans to become an actual viable business. Factors such as creativity, innovation, strategy, technological advancement and a reasonable financial analysis were assessed in the business plans.