An idea which can initiate a change towards the environmental issues we are facing today. But how can we change the world when we cannot save it first hand? What is the one small step that can make a big difference? Problem: Think up some out of box solution to make the gatherings and events conducted in the colleges more green and sustainable while assuring safety. It can be easy to identify the problem at a generic level and can be able to give a solution for it, but what we expect is a precise sustainable solution that can easily fit into the system and satisfy all the stakeholders involved in it (Including Mother nature). This is the idea we are looking for, If you think yours’ can really make a change, then give us your plan and we will bring it to life. The Red Brick Summit in collaboration with Team Prakriti – Nature and Sustainability club of IIMA brings to you a unique challenge SUSTAIN: An event where you can lead towards making Mother Earth green. What is in it for you? It’s not just the prize, but it is a chance to check how far you can push your boundaries and help the most crucial link in the chain - Nature!
Sustain Online QuizDate : 7th, September
Time : 12:00 AM
Each Team Consist of 2 or 3 members • No registration Fee • No limit on the number of teams from each college • Only UG, PG and MBA students are eligible • Only one person from a team can register • A person can register as part of only one team • The Organizers decision will be the final in all matters • Cross College / Inter College Teams not allowed • PGPX students not allowed
• Organizing team reserves the right to change the rules at any point in time and all decisions in the matter of eligibility, authenticity & final judgment will be with the Organizing Team
• School students not enrolled at any undergrad institute, and final year students who have already appeared for their exams or are yet to appear for the same owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, are not eligible for registration.
Prizes Worth: INR 20,000
Winner: INR 13,000
Runner Up: INR 7,000
Round 1: Online Quiz
Online quiz majorly concentrating questions on Sustainability industry, environment policies, events (national and international) related to nature and its sustainability.
Round 2: Case Submission
Participants would be given a small caselet highlighting the problem statement on environmental issues. Participants need to submit a presentation on the same, which would serve as a qualifier for the final round.
Round 3: Submission of PDF
Participants are required to step into the shoes of TRBS coordinator (one of the biggest events at IIMA), identify and analyse different activities conducted. You need to come up with a proposition to make these kind of gatherings and events “Completely Green”. Your submission should be a pdf document. There is no limit on the number of slides / length of document.
You need to formulate an innovative model for managing these events, mainly designed around the need to make them completely sustainable events by reducing the carbon footprint. Your focus can be on observing different events happening at IIMA
S J Harshavardhan
Last date for registration: 7th October 2020