Startup Chatup @ CoffeeWorks
Discuss your business ideas with Jim Flowers at CoffeeWorks in the VTCRC.
Most Fridays from 9:30-11:00 a.m.
1901 Innovation Drive, Suite 1100, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
Startup Chatup @ Virginia Tech
Join in informal chats about startup issues in the South Lounge of the Johnston Student Center on Virginia Tech's campus to discuss your entrepreneurial aspirations with VT KnowledgeWorks Executive Director Jim Flowers.
Dates to be announced
Johnston Student Center South Lounge, Virginia Tech
920 West Campus Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
VT KnowledgeWorks Entrepreneurship Challenge
The Challenge is a workshop designed for entrepreneurs launching or re-vamping a business, growing companies seeking expansion capital, and individuals interested in investing in early-stage companies.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., April 18, 2014
The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center
901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
Game Changers Challenge
Game Changers Challenge is an opportunity for one entrepreneur or entrepreneurial team to qualify for a $25,000 “Running Start” loan plus a package of free startup assistance services. Solid runners-up may also qualify for free startup assistance.
Applications are due on May 9, 2014
Startup Readiness Workshop - Roanoke
Startup Readiness Workshop helps entrepreneurs test the strategic essence of their business concept, tighten up on managerial focus, and review the overall business start-up process. Presented in conjunction with the CoLab.
Noon - 4:00 p.m., May 15, 2014
CoLab, 1327 Grandin Road SW, Roanoke, Virginia 24015
VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week
The VT Knowledge Works Global Partnership Week offers university students, faculty, and business professionals from all over the world a chance to collaborate, form partnerships, and interact on a completely unique and exciting level. The Global Partnership is a three-layered, ongoing cooperative association of regions building permanent social, academic, and commercial relationships with each other, for mutual long-term advantage.
August 17-23, 2014
Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia
Startup Readiness Workshop - Blacksburg
Startup Readiness Workshop helps entrepreneurs test the strategic essence of their business concept, tighten up on managerial focus, and review the overall business start-up process.
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., October 2, 2014
VT KnowledgeWorks I building, Lakeview Conference Room
2200 Kraft Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
Startup Readiness Workshop - Virginia Tech
This session is FREE to all Virginia Tech graduate/undergraduate students and faculty who are interested in learning what it takes to start a new technology-based business. Also, get the details on how your innovation might win you $25,000! Lunch is included. Hokie passport must be presented.
Noon - 4:00 p.m., October 24, 2014
ICTAS, Kelly Hall, Suite 310, Virginia Tech
325 Stanger Street, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061