The Award Ceremony was held at Prince Sultan University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 03 May 2017. The Ceremony was attended by over 200 students and faculty members from universities across the GCC and over 15 executives from renowned organisations across the GCC. 
 
The competition aims to increase knowledge about corporate accountability and to engage and inspire students to understand the real-life application of ethical business. In addition, it better equips graduating students to enter the private sector by highlighting key issues in governance, risk management and compliance.

More than 50 student-authored case studies from 10 higher studies institutions were reviewed and evaluated by an expert judging panel.

Winning Teams:
First Place: Wed Hadhrawi, Leah Villahermosa and Waad Alakeel of Prince Sultan University for their case study on Ethical Labour Practices at Arab National Investment Company.

Second Place: AlAnoud Al-Eisa, Dima Shibat Al-Hamd and Sarah Al-Shuwayrikh of Prince Sultan University for their case study on Ethical Labour Practices at Banque Saudi Fransi.

Third Place: Salek Muyeen Akbar from Ahlia University for his case study on Anti-Money Laundering Measures at Bahrain Financing company.