PRIZES #PDC19


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First Prize Winners
of the Drucker Challenge 2019

(Those who are ranked nr. 1 in the Student or Professional category)

A cash prize of € 1,000 (to be given at awards ceremony)

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS
Free participation and waived registration fee (regular fee +/- € 2,000) for the 11th Global Peter Drucker Forum to be held in Vienna on November 21-22, 2019 at the Imperial Palace (Hofburg) (including conference bag and brochure, buffet lunches, and coffee breaks at the conference venue)

Funding of travel expenses: As a winner, your international travel and accommodation costs for attending the Forum will be reimbursed based on our travel process & policy. If you need visa to travel to Austria, we will advise early travel arrangements.

Invitation to pre-conference events on November 20: Drucker Challenge Get-Together at Kabarett Simpl (with partner) and Speakers Reception at House of Industry (with partner). Networking events with buffets.

Invitation to the Young Generation Luncheon events at Hofburg (hosted by one of our prominent speakers)

Invitation to the Gala event on November 21 with seated dinner and awards ceremony (with partner)

Opportunity to network with top management thinkers and practitioners during coffee breaks

Certificate with ranking

Ranking list and publication of essay on this website

Invitation to join the exclusive Drucker Challenge Alumni Community on social media networks

One-year-all-access subscription to the Harvard Business Review

Second and Third
Prize Winners

(Those who are ranked nr. 2 or nr. 3 in the Student or Professional category)

BENEFITS
Free participation and waived registration fee (regular fee +/- € 2,000) for the 11th Global Peter Drucker Forum to be held in Vienna on November 21-22, 2019 at the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), including conference bag and brochure, buffet lunches, and coffee breaks at the conference venue

Funding of travel expenses: As runners-up, international travel and accommodation costs for attending the Forum will be reimbursed based on our travel process & policy. If you need visa to travel to Austria, we will advise early travel arrangements.

Invitation to pre-conference events on November 20: Drucker Challenge Get-Together at Cabaret Simpl (with partner) and Speakers Reception at House of Industry (with partner). Networking events with buffets.

Invitation to the Young Generation Luncheon events at Hofburg (hosted by one of our prominent speakers)

Invitation to the Gala event on November 21 with seated dinner and awards ceremony (with partner)

Opportunity to network with top management thinkers and practitioners during coffee breaks

Certificate with ranking

Ranking list and publication of essay on this website

Invitation to join the exclusive Drucker Challenge Alumni Community on social media networks

One-year-all-access subscription to the Harvard Business Review

Finalists Ranked
Places 4 to 10

BENEFITS
Free participation and waived registration fee (regular fee +/- € 2,000) for the 11th Global Peter Drucker Forum to be held in Vienna on November 21-22, 2019 at the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), including conference bag and brochure, buffet lunches, and coffee breaks at the conference venue

Funding of travel expenses: Your international travel and accommodation costs for the attending the Forum will be reimbursed based on our travel process & policy. If you need visa to travel to Austria, we will advise early travel arrangements.

Invitation to pre-conference events on November 20: Drucker Challenge Get-Together at Cabaret Simpl (with (with partner) and Speakers Reception at House of Industry (with partner). Networking events with buffets.

Invitation to the Young Generation Luncheon events at Hofburg (hosted by one of our prominent speakers)

Invitation to the Gala event on November 21 with seated dinner and awards ceremony (with partner)

Opportunity to network with top management thinkers and practitioners during coffee breaks

Certificate with ranking

Ranking list and publication of essay on this website

One-year-all-access subscription to the Harvard Business Review

Places 11 to 20

(all equal without ranking)

BENEFITS
If you qualified for the Second Round of judging without being selected as one of the 10 finalists, you will receive free participation and waived registration fee (regular fee +/- € 2,000) for the 11th Global Peter Drucker Forum to be held in Vienna on November 21-22, 2019 at the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), including conference bag and brochure, buffet lunches, and coffee breaks at the conference venue

You must make your own arrangements for travel and accommodation in order to attending the Forum. No cash refund.

In any case, you will be eligible for the opportunity to win the Special Recognition Award for the most original essay (reimbursement based on our travel process & policy)

Please note!

Benefits are subject to change without notice. Any changes will be published on this website

No cash disbursement for travel and hotel costs or the waived conference fee will be made

Local travel and miscellaneous costs before, during or after the conference will not be covered

Those who have been granted free access to the Drucker Forum are required to attend the sessions on November 21 and 22.  There will be lots to learn from the presentations and new contacts may be important for your future career path.

Check the validity of your passport

To get access to the Hofburg sessions you must be equipped with a badge (to be delivered at the check-in)

Please consult our FAQ page