The Fourth Annual VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week, August 18-24, 2013, provided a unique opportunity for student teams and faculty from all over the world to collaborate and initiate their personal global networks through learning, socialization, and friendly competition in Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia, USA.
Rich Mathieson, Communications Coordinator for Outreach and International Affairs and the Language and Culture Institute of Virginia Tech, produced this video on the 2013 VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week.
Read about the Global Student Business Concept Challenge Winners.
View the winners’ photos on Facebook.
The Fifth Annual VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week will be held August 17-23, 2014.
The VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week was made possible thanks to the generous Global Partnership Event Sponsors, including Allegheny Logistics Group, BAE Systems, CCS-Inc., G.J. Hopkins Inc., Interactive Achievement, Inc., Meridium, Montgomery County, Virginia Economic Development Department, Rackspace, Phoenix Packaging Operations, SAIC, Shentel, StellarOne Bank,SunTrust, TechLab, Third Security, The Branch Group Inc., Virginia Tech, Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, VPT, Inc., and our contributors.
For more information about the VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership, and the VTKW Global Partnership Week 2014, please contact Lindsey Eversole, Global Partnership Manager, VT KnowledgeWorks, at [email protected].
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 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&T, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, Latimer IP Law, LLC LeClairRyan, New River Valley IP Law, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), The Branch Group, and Wordsprint.