The VT KnowledgeWorks Global Student Business Concept Challenge is Thursday, August 23, 2012, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT in the Washington Lecture Hall at The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center in Roanoke, Virginia.
We will be live streaming the entire event, so you can watch elite, university student teams from around the world pitch their business concepts before a panel of judges and a global and regional audience.
We invite you to "join" us!
Friends and family members of the presenters, and other interested observers can now watch all of the presentations during the Global Student Challenge!
- VT KnowledgeWorks Global Student Challenge Live Stream Channel
- VTKW Global Student Business Concept Challenge presentation schedule
- Follow and share news of the Global Student Challenge via social media
- List of competing teams and their business concepts
Citizens of the New River and Roanoke Valleys of Virginia and beyond are invited to attend the VT KnowledgeWorks Global Student Business Concept Challenge free of charge on Thursday, August 23, 2012, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM in the Washington Hall at The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center in Roanoke, Virginia. Please register here to attend the Global Challenge.
For more information, please call 540-443-9100 or email [email protected].
These generous sponsors make this very special VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week of education, competition, relaxation, and relationship building possible: The Allegheny Logistics Group, CCS-Inc., Montgomery County, Virginia Economic Development Department, G.J. Hopkins Inc., Interactive Achievement, Inc., NetVentures, Novozymes, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Rackspace, SAIC, Shentel, StellarOne Bank, SunTrust Bank, TechLab, Third Security, The Branch Group Inc., Virginia Tech, Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, and VPT, Inc.
VT KnowledgeWorks encourages and enables creative entrepreneurship world-wide, through innovative curriculum, local business resource centers, and a global network of cooperating regions, all focused on three essential contributors to success: clear understanding of fundamental business principles; access to timely, relevant information; and meaningful personal and corporate relationships. It is a subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Foundation, funded through the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters is in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
VT KnowledgeWorks sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&T, The Branch Group, Handshake 2.0, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, LeClairRyan, New River Valley Intellectual Property Law, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and The Becher Agency (TBA).