The Virginia Tech Entrepreneur Club - the VT E-Club - is holding The Virginia Tech $5K- the VT5K - an annual executive summary competition. The best executive summary will be selected from the Energy, Medical, Nanotech, Software, and Social award areas. The competition is open to any team with at least one student from Virginia Tech.
The kick-off event is September 29, 2010 at 6:30 PM at Squires Student Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia.
As part of the competition, the following Nuts & Bolts of Entrepreneurship sessions will be held this Fall:
October 4: Product & Technology Strategy, Bill Boebel, Rackspace, Bob Summers, 460 Angels
October 11: Intellectual Property and VTIP, John Geikler, Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties
October 18: Market Identification & Sales
October 25: Product Pitch
November 1: Business Models & Legal 101: Starting Up, Ken Maready, Hutchison Law Group
For more information, please visit the VT E-Club on Facebook.
VT KnowledgeWorks is a sponsor of the VT5K.
VT KnowledgeWorks sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&T, Handshake 2.0, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, LeClairRyan, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and The Becher Agency (TBA).