~ Transformation Series, One of India’s largest Flagship Innovation Challenge for B-Schools to attract participants from across premium Institutions ~
- Launch of case study on ‘Disruptive Innovations in Financial Services’
- Participants to be provided 4 real life challenges shared by our case partners – TAISYS, Zaggle, Ezetap and T-Hub
- Finalists to get the opportunity to work on a case of national importance
- Winners to get INR 10 Lakh worth of prices and Pre-Placement Interview opportunity with YES BANK
- To register log into : www.transformationseries.in
- More on Transformation Series: https://www.youtube.com/yesbank
Mumbai, August 10, 2016: YES BANK, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, announced the 5th edition of YES BANK Transformation Series. Transformation Series is one of India’s largest flagship innovation case study challenge organized for students in B-Schools across the world. With focus on Innovation & Digitalization, the case study challenge will discover the next big innovations in financial services sector.
Launched in 2010, YES BANK Transformation Series is one-of-a-kind platform for the university students across the world to experience the banking industry, know the crests and troughs of the changing business dynamics and explore innovative solutions that will shape the digital world of financial services. In this edition, participants will aim to crack the case study on ‘Disruptive Innovations’.
YES BANK Transformation series has started its Global Case Study contest on July 26, 2016 and this season, the participants across the globe will get an opportunity to work on 4 live cases shared by some of the leading technology companies such as TAISYS, Zaggle, Ezetap and T-Hub. The challenge this year will also incorporate augmented reality based solutions in the promotions of the competition.
Basis the successful case study submission, 15 finalists will be selected from B-schools around the world; each team will then have to present a solution to a problem which is of national importance. The same will subsequently be evaluated by an esteemed jury comprising of some of the eminent business leaders and visionaries, at a grand ceremony to be held in Mumbai in November, 2016. Winners will receive cash prize of INR 3 Lakh, 2 Lakh and 1 Lakh for the first, second and third position respectively, and INR 25,000 for all campus winners.
Speaking about the launch Rana Kapoor, Managing Director & CEO, YES BANK said, “The Indian economy is witnessing a phase characterized by Design, Innovation and Creativity led Entrepreneurship, against the backdrop of supportive Government policies and favorable demographics. At YES BANK, it is our constant endeavor to interact with the youth and channelize their entrepreneurial spirit in to the right direction with an emphasis on design thinking and innovation. The YES BANK Transformation Series presents a unique opportunity for students to provide innovative solutions to real life challenges facing India Inc today by allowing them to take up the role of business leaders and test their mettle against the world, thereby showcasing their innovative thinking. As we enter the fifth edition of this case study challenge, I am confident that we will once again discover India’s next big innovators.”
Fourth edition of Transformation Series saw participation from 16,000 students from renowned universities and colleges across the world, and in India, including the Yale School of Management, University of North Carolina, IIMs, and ISB amongst others. ISB Hyderabad were chosen winners by an esteemed jury comprising doyens of Indian Inc. and academia such as renowned economist, Bibek Debroy; Member, NITI Aayog, Arvinder Gujral, Director, APAC, Twitter, Piyush Pandey, Ogilvy India among others.
About YES BANK
YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector bank is a high quality, customer centric and service driven Bank. Since inception in 2004, YES BANK has grown into a ‘Full Service Commercial Bank’ providing a complete range of products, services and technology driven digital offerings, catering to corporate, MSME & retail customers. YES BANK operates its Investment banking, Merchant banking & Brokerage businesses through YES SECURITIES and its Mutual Fund business through YES Asset Management (India) Limited, both wholly owned subsidiaries of the Bank. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has a pan-India presence across all 28 states and 9 Union Territories in India including an IBU at GIFT City, and a Representative Office in Abu Dhabi.
For more information, please visit the Bank’s website at http://www.yesbank.in/
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