Your chance to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges. Please note that application time has ended.
Solve some of the world’s biggest challenges. Application time for KICC 2019 has ended.
The KPMG Innovation and Collaboration Challenge (KICC) is your chance to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges. Embark on a journey of learning, explore new innovations and experience what it’s like to be a professional business consultant.
During KICC, you’ll work in teams of four to explore global issues, tackle big business briefs and have an opportunity to present your innovative ideas to business leaders.
And if that wasn’t enough, the most successful teams will join us at the grand final in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2019, where you’ll have the opportunity to work on a new client challenge and compete against the best of the best to become the global champions for 2019!
KICC will give you the following opportunities:
Please note that application time is closed.
Only one team will ultimately represent Finland and Estonia, but the application process is slightly different for the Finnish and Estonian teams. Please read the instructions carefully.
Round 1: Submit you team idea
The challenge we ask you to innovate and collaborate on for the KICC 2019 is:
What innovations would help to empower people in disadvantaged communities in your country to take control of their own health and well-being?
To answer this question you can choose any client of your choice: a for profit company, a not for profit organisation, or a government. You should think about a business concept / case / model that you would propose to this client. It might include, but is not limited to a new process, technology or service.
Key is that it would innovate, disrupt or transform their normal way of working.
Register and submit your team idea between the 5th and 30th of November 2018. The best team submissions will go forward to the national (Finland & Estonia) competition.
The Finnish and Estonian teams use the same form for submitting their ideas, but please send CVs of your team members to the recruitment email in your own country.
In addition to the from, please send your CVs at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please attach the CVs of all team members into the same message and write the name of your team into the subject field.
In order to apply in Estonia, please send your CVs in addition to email@example.com. Please attach the CVs of all team members into the same message and write the name of your team into the subject field.
Round 2: Country National Competition (Finland & Estonia)
Through an innovation workshop, we will support you to develop and enhance your idea before you present it in front of a the jury consisting of KPMG Partners. Ultimately, only one team will be selected to represent Finland & Estonia.
Round 3: International Finals
You could be on your way to Buenos Aires, Argentina! This 4-day competition will give you the chance to learn, explore, network and compete against the best students around the world.
We want the best thinkers in Finland & Estonia to apply for KICC.
You don’t need to be studying a particular subject. But to succeed, you should have the following:
In addition, you and your team need to check the following points if you want to take part:
KICC is part of student cooperation at KPMG Finland. We hire yearly over 100 students and graduates. KICC is to show what we can offer: unique opportunities for challenging oneself and working with the best of the best.
For more information, please visit the global KICC website.
KICC contact person in Finland & Estonia: