Laurence Beauchemin, Marc-Antoine Béchard, Jérôme Dionne, Olivier Prégent, Léa Rochette, Pascale Robillard, Pierre-Luc Tranclé-Armand and Joseph Westres represented the Université de Montréal at the 2016 KGP competition.
The 2016 KGP Competition is a case management competition in project management that brings together students and professionals. The slogan for this year was ‘globalization and innovation.’ As the KGP competition has developed in recent years, the organizing committee has wished to maintain its dynamic and professional image while introducing unprecedented elements to improve the experience of all the participants.
- The usual conferences have been replaced by interactive and educational workshops led by professionals from the field.
- An individual award was given to the best undergraduate and graduate student speaker.
- The competition was designed around a topical, current theme in order to stimulate discussions and strengthen debates.
- The 2016 edition was open to American universities.