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Spotlight! Team Project Showcase & 
Scholarship Competition and Events

September 15, 2023 | Sheraton Ann Arbor, 3600 Boardwalk Ave, Ann Arbor


New solutions for tough operations challenges took center stage at the Tauber Institute for Global Operations' 2023 Spotlight! Team Project Showcase and Scholarship Competition, September 15 at the Ann Arbor Sheraton. The 2023 Tauber team projects returned a projected savings/cost-efficiency of $820.3 million, in addition to valuable workflow and sustainability improvements.

Spotlight! is an annual competitive presentation of operations solutions developed by Tauber Institute student teams during their 14-week team projects at 15 top global companies. At 2023 Spotlight!, Tauber's student teams showcased their project results and competed for academic scholarships. A panel of distinguished judges from diverse industries selected the first, second, and third prize winners among the 18 student teams.

First Place: Tauber Team Target
Congratulations to the Tauber team of Alexios Avrassoglou (EGL (BSE/MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering), Santiago Currea (EGL BSE/MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering), and Austin Tauber (no relation) (EGL (BSE Chemical/MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering) 

Second Place: Tauber Team Modine Manufacturing
Abrajeedhan Srilatha (Master of Business Administration) and Griffin Riley (BTS, BBA/Master of Supply Chain Management)

Third Place: Tauber Team American Industrial Partners
Christian George (EGL - BSE /MSE Computer Science) and Ziyu Han (EGL - BSE /MSE Computer Science)

Spotlight! event photos
2023 Team photos
2023 Tauber team project on-site student photos
2023 Spotlight! event book with project summaries

Searchable database of past Tauber team projects

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