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SEB Student Case Competition

Create the Future of Finance


Join us for an exclusive, global digital event and interactive case competition focused on major trends that will have dramatic impact on the financial industry, all of us as private customers, and the skills you as university students will need to have to pursue a career in the financial world of the future.

Traditional banking is no more. Every day, we transform our business into a more entrepreneurial and tech-driven financial services provider. New exciting opportunities are being seized and even more waiting to be identified. 

Make sure to sign up to hear more about the three most important trends shaping the financial industry: 

• Ecosystem building: APIs, big data, and thinking new
• Embedded finance: Efficiencies, new ideas, and new services
• Big data and artificial intelligence: Understanding, innovation, and automation 

When does the event take place?

The event will be completely online on November 12th, 2021 from 12:00 – 14:00 CET.

What’s the agenda?

12:00 – 13:00: Panelist discussions built around 3 primary themes

  • Ecosystem Building panel debate
  • SEBx Demo
  • Embedded Finance panel debate
  • Big data and AI presentation: Danica Kragic
  • Big data and AI panel debate

13:00 – 13:15: Short break

13:15 – 14:00: Digital interactive workshop kickstarting an individual case competition to identify the ideal future bank and how to get there

Read more about our speakers

Are you eligible to participate?

If you are a current university student living and studying in one of the following countries you are eligible: Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg or the UK.

To participate in the case competition, you will need to attend the event, participate in the interactive workshop, and send in your individual case response no later than November 19th. The winner will be notified directly following an internal review of all submissions.

What’s in it for you?

Every participant will get exclusive insights from some of our top experts and a prominent professor on the future of the industry and how that might shape what you want to study, what skills you master, or what projects you pursue.

The first 100 registrants will also receive a 150 SEK (or equivalent local currency) food delivery voucher if they attend the event.1 

Prizes for the case competition winner:

  • Travel to and from Stockholm to visit SEB’s headquarters, tour the Innovation Lab in R&D.
  • Lunch with SEB’s Global Head of Talent Acquisition to network and discuss career paths.2
  • A connection with a local SEB colleague that sits in your country for an informal interview or mentorship.

How do you sign up?

All we need is your name, contact information, university, and country. You have the option to sign up for just the panel debates segment, or the entire event including the case competition workshop. Sign ups to the case competition workshop are limited and will be on a first come, first served basis. The event will be hosted online, and you will receive further information about how to join over email once you have registered.

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1
Only eligible if Wolt is available in your country.
2 Travel only eligible from the countries listed above.