2021, University of Applied Sciences of Turku, Finland

Programme

The European sales competition simulates a selling process in the business to business area.

 

Example on what the programme was in 2020 :

 

1st of December 2020

After the opening of the European Sales Competition students will have the possibility to be part of an networking Event with our sponsors. After that is the 1 round of the competition where students have to do a Sales Pitch.

2nd of December 2020

In round 2 of the selling scenario, participants will meet a representative from the customer organisation. The objective of the first conversation is to secure another meeting date with members of the customer organisation. After that the best students will have the possibility to be part of the next round.

3rd of December 2020

In round 3, participants of the competition have to investigate the current situation and potential problems of the customer organisation.

The best competitors will get the chance to secure another meeting date with another representative of the customers’ buying centre. The objective of this meeting is to understand the organisation and its potential challenges in more detail. 

In the final round, the best competitors have to negotiate the price with representatives of the customer organisation. The objective of the last meeting is to close the deal with the customer organisation.

 

During the competition, all participants get the chance to attend key note speeches in the area of sales.  Furthermore, the competition is a perfect possibility to meet sponsors and potential employers.