Finalists compete in Suncor social responsibility case competition

The Corporate Social Responsibility Society at York’s Schulich School of Business will hold the final of its Case Competition today at 11:30am in the Robert McEwen Auditorium.

Winners of the competition, sponsored by Suncor Energy, will receive a $1,000 cash prize for the best plan of action for Suncor Energy to follow regarding corporate social responsibility issues. Students submitted a written case which was evaluated by Schulich professors and the top three entries will take 15 minutes to present their case to a panel of judges. The panel will consist of three Suncor representatives from the company’s office in Calgary and David Wheeler, director of the Business & Sustainability Program at Schulich. Second and third place prizes of $500 and $300 will also be awarded.

The judges are Sue Lowell, director sustainability strategy, Christine Burton, manager regional consultation, and Karim Zariffa, sustainable development associate.

The final teams are:

  • Alex Shoumarov, Alex Reznikov and Alexei Gofman
  • Aaron Feldman and Lauren Ho
  • Daniel Dale and Jeremy Shnaider

York community members are welcome to attend the presentations and see the judging of the finalists.