TATA CRUCIBLE 2019 – College Edition Regional Event at Asian School of Business, Thiruvananthapuram, on 30th January 2019
The 2019 Edition of India’s premiere National Quiz event – TATA CRUCIBLE has commenced with regional elimination rounds scheduled across select locations in the country between Jan – April 2019. The regional event at Trivandrum is happening on Wednesday, 30th January 2019, 11.30AM at Asian School of Business, Technocity campus, Pallippuram.
Teams of two students from colleges (both undergraduate and post graduate) can participate free of charge in the regional event by registering in the website: www.tatacrucible.com. The regional winners will get a cash prize of Rs.75,000/- for the first place and Rs. 35,000/- for the runner up. They will qualify for the zonal round schedule in Coimbatore later and this will be followed by the National final at Mumbai with a grand prize of Rs. 5 Lakhs.
'Tata Crucible - The Business Quiz' seeks to bring together sharpest young minds in India to take on the challenge of the toughest business quiz in India. Youth is a key audience cluster which the Tata Group is focusing its communication at and Tata Crucible is one of the key initiatives towards this engagement.
Tata Crucible was started as a key initiative in 2004, a year which was christened as the 'Century of Trust' year to commemorate the death centenary of the Founder of the Group - J.N. Tata and the birth centenaries of two of its illustrious leaders - J.R.D. Tata and Naval H. Tata. It generated huge response as a high quality business quiz in the very first year and has now become an annual event. In a commissioned research Tata Crucible Campus Quiz has been judged highest rated ground quiz by the students of participating colleges.
Tata Crucible: The Business Quiz has been hosted by noted quizmaster Giri Balasubramaniam, popularly known as ‘Pickbrain’, who heads Greycaps; Asia's largest onstage quizzing and knowledge Services Company, headquartered in Bangalore. Known for his distinctive style of quizzing, Giri's sense of humour and approachable nature has earned him several accolades. Giri holds seven Limca records for quizzing achievements and has hosted more than 2000 shows across 90 plus destinations of India as well as several overseas locations.