2013 Youth Business Summit Information and Registration

By November 5, 2012 April 28th, 2020 News, Trade Shows

Planning is now underway for the 2013 Virtual Enterprises International Youth Business Summit, which will be held in New York City on April 9-11, 2013.

Sponsored by the New York Life Foundation and HSBC Bank, USA N.A., the annual Youth Business Summit is the signature event of Virtual Enterprises International offering students multiple opportunities to demonstrate their skills, knowledge and diverse talents in entrepreneurship, communications, computer technology, and global business management—key components of the VEI program. See photos of the 2012 Youth Business Summit!


Schedule of Events

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Global Business Challenge
New York City, Location TBD
Multinational teams of students solve a global business case and present their findings to a panel of judges.

A Benefit for VEI
Tribeca Rooftop
2 Desbrosses Street, NYC
6:00 pm
Each year, VEI transforms over 10,000 students from underserved communities across the country into young professionals and empowers them to unleash their potential through creating and managing business ventures.
Be a part of this transformation.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

National Business Plan Competition
McGraw-Hill Companies
1221 Avenue of the Americas
at West 49th Street, NYC
Finalists from statewide business plan competitions will compete in a championship round for prizes to be awarded to team members and their programs.

Thursday, April 11, 2013

International Trade Show
69th  Regiment Armory
Lexington Avenue at
East 25th Street, NYC
Students showcase and market the products and services of their virtual businesses as they engage in commerce with their local, national and international peers in a simulated global marketplace.


We look forward to welcoming you to New York City in April 2013 and hope that you will take advantage of the many cultural activities and sightseeing opportunities that await you in The Big Apple.

Iris Blanc
Executive Director
Virtual Enterprises International
Phone: 212-769-2710
Fax: 212-799-7528