Virtual EIL 2021

FIFA 21 tournament and networking accompanied by fascinating speakers and a PwC Case Study Workshop

Our Virtual Event is over!


All times refer to the CET time zone and are subject to change depending on the tournament progress.

Thursday: PwC Case Study Workshop (Registrations are closed!)

On Thursday, PwC invites you to an EIL-exclusive case study workshop. Select one of two interesting challenges from the fields of Sustainable Finance and Digital Business Transformation. You will explore the topic with five fellow participants. Meanwhile, consultants from PwC provide insights to job opportunities and their work.

Saturday: FIFA Tournament & Speakers

Starting Saturday morning, our FIFA 21 tournament (PS4) with 64 teams consisting of two students each from European Business Schools will take place. Expect the group stage in the morning accompanied by immersive surprises. The whole event including your matches will be live broadcasted via YouTube and moderated by a professional football commentator. Be a pro! 

In the afternoon, the best two teams of every of the 16 groups qualify to the tournament’s final round and have the chance to compete for prizes worth more than 1000€. To enhance the experience and connect the worlds of sports and business, our exciting speakers will provide diverse insights from their management experience along the day!

Saturday Evening: Award Ceremony & Networking

Closing the event, on Saturday evening, we will award the best teams as well as further special participants (top places of the Fitness Challenge). Afterwards, you have the opportunity to virtually network and get in touch with business students from all over Europe, participating companies and special guests.

Great Prizes awaiting you...

Not only will you be experiencing a great event with your fellow student, the winning participants also will receive exciting rewards from us! Expect cash prizes of more than 500€, moreover the top places are looking forward to non-cash presents including premium gin and coffee as well as gaming gear .

The winners will be awarded on tournament day, Saturday, June 5, 2021!


150 Cash
  • 2x Monastic Dry Gin


200 Cash
  • 2x Gaming Headsets
  • 2x CoffeeCircle Package
  • 2x Monastic Dry Gin


100 Cash
  • 2x Monastic Dry Gin

As well, you can expect various challenges with exciting prizes during the event.


This year's Speakers

Ilja Kaenzig
Managing Director of VfL Bochum
Stefan Zuschke
Ex-Head of BC-Partners
(Private Equity)
Marc André Lenhard
Head of RB Leipzig Gaming

Participating universities

…more to come!


Prerequisites & How to Join

In any case, please make sure to follow your local measures to counteract the COVID-19 pandemic on tournament day. Happy FIFA!

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