Top Business Students Examine State's Energy Needs at the 2014 Case for Colorado

April 15, 2014

(DENVER) - Coloradans for Responsible Energy Development (CRED) is joined by RAS & Associates and Western Energy Alliance on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in hosting the 2014 Case for Colorado, a forum showcasing the state's top college students as they develop and present strategies promoting the state’s efforts to balance business, environmental and voters’ interests in the energy field. Media are invited to arrive at 3:00pm and should RSVP in advance to Jon Haubert.

This forum features student teams from the University of Colorado, Colorado State University and University of Denver in an interactive dialogue about the facts with active engagement from moderators and the audience. Four students are picked to represent their schools by college deans and professors based on their academic performance. The winning school, as selected by a panel of industry and political leaders, will receive a financial prize of $25,000. 

WHAT

2014 Case for Colorado
Presenting sponsor: Coloradans for Responsible Energy Development (CRED)

WHO

Students - Top-performing undergraduates from University of Colorado's Leeds School of Business, Colorado State University's College of Business and University of Denver's Daniels College of Business.

Moderators - Hank Brown, former U.S. Senator from Colorado; Scott Prestidge, energy industry manager at Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation

WHEN

April 17, 2014
8:00 am - Student teams receive case statement and begin developing arguments (students only)
3:00 pm - Media availability
3:30 - 5:30 pm - Student presentations, discussion and award announcement

WHERE

The Westin Hotel, 1672 Lawrence St, Denver, CO 80202

For more information, and to engage online, visit Case for Colorado’s Twitter and Facebook pages.