Target Innovation Challenge

Event Date

Friday, April 7, 2017 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm


McClelland Hall - Rm 208

Target Innovation Challenge

The Challenge

Eller students are invited to take the Target Innovation Challenge to step into the shoes of a retail executive and learn about innovating, strategizing, and branding for an omni-channel retailer.

When is the challenge?

  • Friday, April 7
  • Noon – 3 p.m.
  • McClelland Hall, Room 208

How it Works

  • Students form groups of two, three, or four participants
  • Target team members will present the teams with background information about Target and about the case.
  • Students will be given 1 hour to work with their teams to come up with suggested solutions and put together an 8 minute presentation.
  • Target representatives will be available to answer questions and provide guidance.
  • Students' work will be judged by Target employees during final presentations
  • The top two teams will be awarded scholarships (Scholarships are subject to the approval of Financial Aid Office)

The Presentation

The presentation portion of the Challenge will include 8 minutes for the team's presentation followed by 2 minutes of question and answer with judges. Students will be judged based on their presentation skills and quality of proposed solutions.

Registration is now closed.