Challenge Day Schedule 2017



Magnetar Academy Team Challenge

Event Schedule

(subject to change)

   9:00 am   Students begin arriving for check-in.

10:00 am   Teams are introduced and the Challenge begins.

10:10 am   Financial Literacy Competition hosted by Derrick Young, CBS 2 Chicago Reporter

10:45 am   Remarks from Kurt Summers, City of Chicago Treasurer

11:00 am    First Round

                    Economic indicators delivered and students build their

                   $100,000 portfolio and re-balance throughout the round.

12:20 pm   Leaders of first round are announced.

12:25 pm   Keynote Speaker: Che “Rhymefest” Smith, Grammy-winning artist and songwriter
                   & lunch break

 1:20 pm   Second Round

                   Bonus cash earned during Financial Literacy Competition

                   is added to portfolio balance. Trading resumes.

2:20 pm   Final Closing Bell and Awards Ceremony

2:45 pm   Event concludes.