VT KnowledgeWorks will host its 9th annual Global Entrepreneurship Challenge Semifinals at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center on April 12, 2017. The Challenge provides a unique opportunity for student teams from Virginia Tech to present their business concepts before a panel of local business leaders.
Finalist teams will compete for $15,000 in scholarships, start-up services, and the opportunity to compete on a world stage in August 2017 for the $25,000 VT KnowledgeWorks Global Entrepreneurship Challenge Award. Additionally, members of the audience will select their favorite team to win the People's Choice award of $5,000 in scholarships.
April 12, 2017
The Inn at Virginia Tech
Alumni Assembly Hall
901 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061
12:30-1:00 p.m. Registration
1:00-1:15 p.m. Welcoming Remarks
1:15-4:15 p.m. Global Entrepreneurship Challenge Semifinals
4:15-6:00 p.m. Networking Reception and Awards Presentation
If you have any general questions about registration to the Global Entrepreneurship Challenge Semifinals, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. To view last year’s 8th Annual Entrepreneurship Challenge, click here.