A team of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet) has glorified Bangladesh by securing the Runner Up position in the “ISCEA PTAK Prize Global Case Competition 2019.”
The team, consisting of highly talented minds like Mehnaj Tabassum, Shaikha Shohuda Tuktuk, Jumana Akhter Tanuja and Adri Das, has earned a notable achievement for our country, as they have made their mark in the most sought Global competition that recognizes young supply chain talents from across the world.
The first position in the competition was won by the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, India and the third Position was won by the world’s best supply chain education institute - Cranfield School of Management (Cranfield University), United Kingdom.
The 3 winning teams will participate in the 2020 ISCEA Ptak Prize Award Ceremony to be held in Las Vegas, NV, USA on June 20, 2020.
ISCEA PTAK Prize Global Supply Chain Case Competition is now considered as the most sought competition for university students and young executives around the world. The competition has been taking place in Bangladesh since 2013. In 2019 at ISCEA Bangladesh part, 331 teams of students and young executives competed at the national level from which top 5 team participated at the global final.
ISCEA, headquartered in Ohio, USA, is the world leader in supply chain certification and recognition programs. ISCEA supports the PTAK Prize competition worldwide. PTAK Prize is the most prestigious recognition program worldwide for corporates and young professionals for achieving supply chain excellence.
In Bangladesh, this is the only competition that provides scholarship worth US$ 3,00,000 every year to the top 100 teams (400 participants) to join most recognised CSCA (Certified Supply Chain Analyst) program of ISCEA. Since 2013 CSCAs are making significant success mark in obtaining entry level jobs with MNCs and large local conglomerates.
ISCEA's mission is to provide total supply chain knowledge to manufacturing and service industry professionals through Education, Certification and Recognition. ISCEA is the developer of internationally recognized certification programs of Certified Supply Chain Manager (CSCM), Certified Supply Chain Analyst (CSCA), Certified HealthCare Supply Chain Analyst (CHSCA), Certified Demand Driven Planner (CDDP), Certified Lean Master (CLM), Certified Supply Chain Technology Professional (CSCTP), and others. ISCEA is the governing body for the Ptak Prize. ISCEA members hold mid to upper supply chain management positions in Global 2000 companies. The International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA) was the first organization certifying supply chain professionals around the globe, and it remains the worldwide authoritative resource for supply chain career development with thousands of certificate holders commanding top-tier salaries. https://www.iscea.org