Experiences shared from former grand prize winners.


2017 Winners

Full press release and  pictures!


2015 University Track Agenda

Sunday, August 16 –

  • Arrive and check into hotel

Monday, August 17 –

  • Late start for jet-lag relief
  • Kick-off lunch at Custom Catering Center for event attendees and introduction to host companies
  • Afternoon free (option to arrange individual meetings with VT leaders; contact the VTKW Staff for assistance in scheduling)
  • Informal welcome dinner with student teams and host families at the Wikiteria Market and Café

Tuesday, August 18 –

  • Center for the Arts and Virginia Tech tours
  • Luncheon at The Inn at Virginia Tech
  • Global Partnership Roundtable - networking and exploring research and education collaborations
  • Dinner on your own

Wednesday, August 19 –

  •  Cascades hike with event attendees
  •  Lunch at Panera
  •  Afternoon free for individual appointments (contact the VTKW Staff for assistance in scheduling)
  •  Private dinner for global university representatives

Thursday, August 20 –

  •  Global Student Entrepreneurship Challenge at The Inn at Virginia Tech
  •  Awards banquet at The Inn at Virginia Tech
  •  After party celebration at Rackspace

Friday, August 21 –

  •  Bus to Roanoke and check into The Hotel Roanoke
  •  Visit downtown Roanoke attractions and informal lunch
  •  Tastes and Sounds of the Valleys Reception at The Hotel Roanoke
  •  Opportunities to visit downtown Roanoke bars and restaurants at your leisure
  •  Overnight at The Hotel Roanoke

Saturday, August 22 –

  •  Departure