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ME Case Writing Competition

IMA Middle East members are invited to participate in the IMA Middle East Case Writing Competition, which is mainly about writing a case related to the Middle East region. This competition aims to promote a culture of case writing and innovation by giving the IMA Middle East members a chance to share their real-world experiences. Join us by submitting your case, and you will get a chance to win one of the following awards which are sponsored by the IMA Dubai-UAE Chapter:

  1. $2000 First Place
  2. $1000 Second Place
  3. $500 Third Place

In addition, the 3 winning cases will be translated into Arabic by the IMA Dubai-UAE chapter. Also, all cases submitted will automatically be considered for publication in IMA Educational Case Journal (IECJ).

Find below full details about this case competition:

  • All cases must include detailed teaching notes and should be submitted electronically in Microsoft Word or PDF format in English to no later than September 15, to be eligible for the competition. Please state in the subject line Middle East Case Competition.
  • If a case is submitted in Arabic then English translation is required by the participant.
  • Examples of prior cases can be found on the IECJ website.
  • For the submission of cases and teaching notes follow the IECJ’s submission guidelines available here.
  • Manuscripts previously published or currently under review by other publications or case competitions are not acceptable.
  • Cases reflecting “real-world” situations are strongly preferred.
  • By October 15 the 3 winners will be announced by the IMA Dubai-UAE Chapter and presented the awards.