07 Jun 2019 18:37 IST

ICFAI B-school wins two prestigious awards

Wins awards at the annual E-PARCC teaching case and simulation competition

ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad, won two awards in the prestigious Annual E-PARCC (Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration) teaching case and simulation competition, organised by Maxwell School's "Collaborative Governance Initiative," Syracuse University, New York.

The case “VFAN — A sustainable and collaborative initiative to improve the livelihoods of underprivileged communities in conflict countries: The Rwandan experience,” written by Dr KBS Kumar and Indu Perepu, won the Glendal E and Alice D Wright Prize Fund for Conflict and Collaboration Case Studies in International Development.

Another award is in teaching case and simulation competition “Collector Bro: Using social media to tap the power of volunteerism”, written by Dr Debapratim Purkayastha and Vijay Kumar Tangirala, that won the first place in the E-PARCC Competition.