Best-Strategy Invitational

The Best-Strategy Invitational (BSI) is a global competition among high-performing BSG companies from around the world. Hosted and administered by the BSG author team, the BSI is held over a two-week period each May, August, and December. Any student-team finishing in 1st place in the BSG simulation exercise conducted at their school, college, or university will receive an invitation to participate in the BSI. All proceeds from the $US 5.00 registration fee paid by each participant are donated to The United Nations Children's Fund - UNICEF (www.unicef.org).

December 2016 BSI

A total of 695 teams from around the world were invited to compete in the December 2016 BSI, and 48 teams accepted the invitation. They were separated into 4 different simulation industries, each competing for a BSI Grand Championship:

Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
KungFuPandaKungFuPanda Team Members:
Jeffrey Zhou
University of Nevada - Reno (Jim Sundali) 113 91 102 4 106
F ormidable FootwearF ormidable Footwear Team Members:
Manuel Ordóñez Fernández
Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM) (Patricia Alonso-Galicia) 111 93 102 3 105
Imran Merchant ShoesImran Merchant Shoes Team Members:
Zeeshan Merchant
Laurentian University (Natalya Totskaya) 113 89 101 4 105
ChallengersChallengers Team Members:
Mahmoud El-Banna
Mostafa Elkhouly
Rami Essam
Moddather Nasr
American University in Cairo ( Becheikh/Metry/Morsy) 111 91 101 4 105
EpiOneEpiOne Team Members:
Antonino Ciano
Shane Cothern
Monica Terres
St. Petersburg College (Robin Wilber) 110 81 96 5 101
Joker Poker HeelsJoker Poker Heels Team Members:
David Marion
Ferris State University (David Marion) 109 82 96 5 101
Hello World!Hello World! Team Members:
Ruifan Yang
Boston College (Richard McGowan, S.J.) 106 81 94 4 98
G CompanyG Company Team Members:
Kiatiichot Muansing
Ramkhamhaeng University (Dr. Thasana Boonkwan) 104 69 87 3 90
Born WildBorn Wild Team Members:
Jeffrey Crawford
University of Notre Dame (Charles H. Matthews) 89 59 74 2 76
AAA Toe TrucksAAA Toe Trucks Team Members:
Nic Schultz
Upper Iowa University (John Jordan) 47 30 39 3 42
LaceUP Goody2ShoesLaceUP Goody2Shoes Team Members:
Ed Garcia
Our Lady of the Lake University (Ashley Fields) 40 31 36 3 39
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Just MeJust Me Team Members:
Wilson Chan
Daemen College (Paul McAfee) 115 95 105 7 112
HOW OLD IM IHOW OLD IM I Team Members:
Rupland Tran
University of Guam ( Rivera/Santos) 115 86 101 1 102
E CompanyE Company Team Members:
Monthip Piyamalmas
Ramkhamhaeng University (Dr. Thasana Boonkwan) 112 72 92 3 95
Achtung- Orkan kommtAchtung- Orkan kommt Team Members:
Gus Trolle
Appalachian State University (Kelly Henson) 107 71 89 4 93
CMBCMB Team Members:
Balaji Chandrasekaran
Michelle Davis
Cory Gray
North Carolina State University (Steve Barr) 110 72 91 1 92
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Paul McCullough
University of New Haven (Abbas Nadim) 103 64 84 4 88
Great CompanyGreat Company Team Members:
George Corde
Quinnipiac University (Patrice Luoma) 99 59 79 1 80
Krown Me Krown Me Team Members:
Watende Daniels
Georgia State University (Elizabeth Lim) 93 57 75 3 78
Lumos MaximaLumos Maxima Team Members:
Kayleigh Curry
Ashley Nichols
Nathan Smith
St. Petersburg College ( Huehn-Brown/Wilber) 89 52 71 2 73
Death NoteDeath Note Team Members:
Puckpoom Keaokao
Ramkhamhaeng University (Dr. Thasana Boonkwan) 65 45 55 2 57
Imperium in ImperioImperium in Imperio Team Members:
Dj Dangerfield
Wayland Baptist University (Tim Parker) 42 33 38 2 40
Freaky FridayFreaky Friday Team Members:
Barrie Diederiks
Auckland University of Technology (Denis Mowbray) 17 14 16 1 17
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
D Peppy ToesD Peppy Toes Team Members:
Sherma Jones
Oscar Perez
Vanathy Yohanathan
Humber college (Steven Little) 116 97 107 2 109
LammergeierLammergeier Team Members:
Kyle Alumbaugh
Diane Stogdill
Richard Tharp
IUPU - Columbus (Thomas Clerkin) 111 83 97 1 98
E EROSE EROS Team Members:
John Schwartz
Bellevue University (Mark Stevens) 109 82 96 2 98
G.TWIN 2-2 SAT SEC.1G.TWIN 2-2 SAT SEC.1 Team Members:
Napattharakhan Juntong
Ramkhamhaeng University (Dr. Thasana Boonkwan) 96 70 83 1 84
IbexIbex Team Members:
Jarett Gaspard
University of New Orleans (James Logan) 79 58 69 4 73
C CompanyC Company Team Members:
Michael Flis
Roosevelt University (Dennis Tucker) 81 58 70 2 72
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Texas Woman's University ( Horn/Kiplangat) 79 55 67 4 71
HAndamo CalzadoHAndamo Calzado Team Members:
Lisandro Garrido
Universidad Tecnologica Nacional FRA (Pedro Dreisch) 48 35 42 1 43
Bam BamBam Bam Team Members:
Chung Jaehyung
Solbridge International School of Business (Alejandra Marin) 21 19 20 0 20
FLASHY CO.FLASHY CO. Team Members:
Stanley Dupiton
Northeastern University (Harlan Platt) 19 18 19 0 19
Kheir and OkworKheir and Okwor Team Members:
Mohamed El kheir
Collins Okwor
Lagos Business School ( Iheanachor/Olufemi-Ayoola) 18 16 17 1 18
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
B Buffet boyB Buffet boy Team Members:
Apiwat Lamphoeiphol
Ramkhamhaeng University (Dr. Thasana Boonkwan) 113 93 103 3 106
Kung FootKung Foot Team Members:
Jorge Garcia Alvarez
IUPU - Columbus (Thomas Clerkin) 113 93 103 2 105
EnigmaEnigma Team Members:
Ahmed Ayman
Yehia Eldarawy
Ahmed El Haw
American University in Cairo ( Becheikh/Metry/Morsy) 113 85 99 5 104
Gold Medal ShoesGold Medal Shoes Team Members:
Christopher Groves
St. Petersburg College ( Huehn-Brown/Wilber) 110 80 95 2 97
Degenerate SoleDegenerate Sole Team Members:
Anthony Munhollon
Metropolitan State University of Denver (Rajendra Khandekar) 112 79 96 1 97
JumpsJumps Team Members:
Christina Miller
Matthew Miller
University of Dubuque (Solomon Smith) 106 71 89 2 91
I mmortal$I mmortal$ Team Members:
Glen Gogue
Louis Schmelzinger
University of Guam ( Rivera/Santos) 87 57 72 1 73

1 Overall (game-to-date) Investor Expectation score.
2 Overall (game-to-date) Best-In-Industry score.
3 Combined Investor Expectation and Best-In-Industry scores based on 50%-50% weighting