BASC Information


ASBAA would like to invite you to the 16th Annual Business and Accounting Student Case Competition. This weekend long competition is full of fun and exciting experiences.

The BASC Competition and Conference features a case competition, a Wine and Cheese, and a Gala Dinner. The weekend provides plenty of opportunity to gain case study experience and network with representatives from firms around Winnipeg.

BASC runs from January 26th to 28th, 2017 at the Fairmont Hotel. Registration begins October 8, 2016 and ends December 31 2016. The cost per team is $500. As an early bird bonus, if you register before November 30th the cost will be $450 per team.

Teams are made of  four participants. Students have the choice of registering as a team or as an individual. Registration forms can be accessed via the registration page.

Here are the top 4 reasons to participate in BASC:

  1. Impress members of the business community. BASC invites many professionals and representatives from the top accounting firms in Winnipeg. Show them that you are confident and competent by participating in the case competition.
  2. Plenty of opportunities to talk to potential employers. A Wine and Cheese and a Gala Dinner are two events featured at BASC that allow students to talk to company representatives.
  3. Case study experience that will benefit you while pursuing your CPA Designation. Completing a CPA designation requires knowledge of how to do a case analysis. Experiencing a case study now will help you later on in your career.
  4. It’s a first step you can take to get involved with Asper and ASBAA

If you have any questions on BASC or special request for registration, please email