Tata Sons: The Largest Business Quiz of India, Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz to Commence from 1st September 2019

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Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz to Commence from 1st September 2019

India’s largest and eagerly anticipated corporate quiz, Tata Crucible is back with its 16th edition starting from September 01, 2019 at VBT, Guwahati. To be held across 25 cities in India, the unique knowledge initiative is all set to attract brightest minds from corporate and start-ups to test their mental mettle.

As the industry is moving towards end to end digitalization with autonomous, connected and smarter technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), the theme for the quiz this year is built around ‘Industry 4.0’ concept. Known for its exciting and novel formats, the quiz is open for participants from both Tata and non-Tata corporates. A team of two employees from an organisation can participate in the regional round in the city close to their work location.

Speaking about the initiative, Mr. Atul Agrawal, Senior Vice President, Corporate Brand and Marketing, Tata Services, shared, “Over the years, Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz has proved to be a fun and exciting platform for working professionals whetting their knowledge and encouraging confluence of ideas on the relevant topics of today. The quiz has always raised the bar year after year with intriguing themes and we expect an outstanding competition this year as well.”

Teams with deep business acumen, strategic thinking and risk taking ability with excellent team-work are expected to last longest in this ‘crucible’ test. The quiz will be conducted by renowned quizmaster Giri Balasubramaniam, also known as ‘Pickbrain’, who has been conducting the quiz ever since its inception.

The winning team from each regional round will qualify for the zonal rounds, and the top two zonal winning teams will compete for national title in October 2019. The winners of the National final will receive a grand prize of Rs.500, 000/-* along with the coveted Tata Crucible Trophy, while regional winners and runners-up will receive prizes of Rs.75, 000/-* and Rs.35, 000/-* respectively. The prizes for this edition are being supported by Tata Cliq.

*subject to tax deduction applicable at source

Since its inception in 2004, the Tata Crucible has promoted the quest of knowledge and out of the box thinking through quizzing as a culture among brightest minds. For participants, the prestigious Tata Crucible quiz goes beyond juggling facts and tackling trivia; it has now become a quest that celebrates their knowledge and sets them apart.

Register and be a part of the nation’s biggest quizzing battle at Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz 2019. To register and for rules and updates, please visit https://www.tata.com/cruciblequiz

About Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz: ‘Tata Crucible – The Corporate Quiz’ seeks to bring together the sharpest young minds to take on the heat of the country’s largest business quiz. Youth is a key audience cluster which the Tata group is focusing its communication at and Tata Crucible is a key knowledge initiative towards this engagement. Started in 2004, it has now become an eagerly anticipated annual event. The Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz is a team based event (Two participants per team).

About the Tata Group:- Founded by Jamsetji Tata in 1868, the Tata group is a global enterprise, headquartered in India, comprising 30 companies across 10 verticals. The group operates in more than 100 countries across six continents, with a mission ‘To improve the quality of life of the communities we serve globally, through long-term stakeholder value creation based on Leadership with Trust’. Tata Sons is the principal investment holding company and promoter of Tata companies. Sixty-six percent of the equity share capital of Tata Sons is held by philanthropic trusts, which support education, health, livelihood generation and art and culture. In 2017-18, the revenue of Tata companies, taken together, was $110.7 billion. These companies collectively employ over 700,000 people. Each Tata company or enterprise operates independently under the guidance and supervision of its own board of directors. There are 28 publicly-listed Tata enterprises with a combined market capitalisation of about $145.3 billion (as on March 31, 2018). Companies include Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Motors, Tata Steel, Tata Chemicals, Tata Global Beverages, Titan, Tata Capital, Tata Power, Tata Advanced Systems, Indian Hotels and Tata Communications.