A Global View of VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week

The Fourth Annual VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week will bring together university students and faculty from all over the world to collaborate, form partnerships, build their global networks, and congregate in Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia during the week of August 18 – 24, 2013.

During this week-long celebration, elite student teams will compete in a Global Student Business Concept Challenge as they pitch their business ideas for a $25,000 prize.

We mean "from all over the world."  Here's a global view of our University Partners who will bring students and faculty to Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia, August 18 – 24, 2013.

VTKW Global University Partners 2013

Our global students need local beds! We invite you to be a Global Host Family.

Read more about serving as a Global Host Family (.pdf).

The Fourth Annual VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week will be held August 18 – 24, 2013. 

Our Global Partnership Sponsors include Allegheny Logistics GroupBAE SystemsCCS-Inc.G.J. Hopkins Inc.Interactive Achievement, Inc.MeridiumMontgomery County, Virginia Economic Development DepartmentRackspacePhoenix Packaging OperationsSAICShentelStellarOne Bank,SunTrustTechLabThird SecurityThe Branch Group Inc.Virginia TechVirginia Tech Corporate Research CenterVPT, Inc.

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VT KnowledgeWorksVT 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 Corporate Research Center, supported by the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters are in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

VT KnowledgeWorks corporate sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&THarris Office FurnitureHodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C.Hutchison Law GroupLatimer IP Law, LLC LeClairRyanNew River Valley IP LawScience Applications International Corporation (SAIC)The Branch Group, and Wordsprint.

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