Off to the Rotman Design Challenge


Published: 31Jan2019

This February, Desautels MBA students: Stephen Alvares, Ysa Cao, Aditya Chinnakonda, Rhea Dsouza, Intisar Ishtiaq, and Rodrigo Pomareda will compete in the Rotman Design Challenge. Representing McGill, they will compete against 31 teams from 17 different schools from all around the world.

The Rotman Design Challenge (RDC), hosted by the Rotman School of Management, brings together top talent from leading MBA and design schools across the globe to propose solutions to a complex business challenge posed by an innovative and forward-thinking sponsor. The core focus of the RDC is enabling students to put business design theories into practice, with support from industry mentors. The sponsor for this year’s competition is Kingspan, a global building materials company, and the focus will be on digital disruption in the construction industry.