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2019 Long Island Conference & Exhibition Recap

Long Island Regional Conference & Exhibition January 9, 2019 LIU Post Long Island, NY Key Stats Photos Competition Results Participating Firms Social Media Contest Winners In the News Key Stats 2,100 total attendees 1,950 participating students 73 schools 102 firms … Continue reading

The Suffolk Times: “Mattituck students compete in Virtual Enterprise business plan contest”

On January 23, 2019, VE firm Glow Games of Mattituck High School was featured in a local news publication for students’ attendance at the 2019 Long Island Conference and Exhibition, where they participated in the business plan competition, and won … Continue reading

The Royal Gazette: “Virtual success for CedarBridge, Berkeley”

On January 24, 2019, The Royal Gazette, Bermuda’s only daily newspaper, featured VE students from CedarBridge Academy and Berkeley Institute and their experience participating in the 2019 Long Island Regional Conference & Exhibition. Students from CedarBridge Academy and Berkeley Institute … Continue reading

Patch (New Hyde Park): “NHP Virtual Enterprise Students ‘Go To Work’ Instead Of Class”

On January 14, 2019, the Patch published an article featuring first-year firm T. Merchants from New Hyde Park Memorial High School. The firm attended the 2019 Long Island Regional Conference and Exhibition, where students presented their business plan and received … Continue reading

Long Island University: “LIU Post Hosts Regional Virtual Business Conference for Thousands of Ambitious Local High School Students”

Long Island University published an article on January 14 detailing the recent Long Island Regional Conference and Exhibition, which took place on January 9, 2019. Thousands of students participated, and some were interviewed about their virtual businesses, including Huntington High … Continue reading

LI Herald: “Students at West Hempstead High School lend a virtual hand”

“Students created ‘A Helping Hand’ to develop short-term volunteer programs in environments that encourage people to immerse themselves as a unique way of giving back. At the expo, the firm showcased the various travel spots that customers can explore while … Continue reading

LIU: “High School Virtual Business Entrepreneurs Come Away Winners at LIU Post Competition”

On October 19, over 1,500 students across 60 high schools traveled to Long Island for the Business and Entrepreneurship Conference hosted by LIU Post and Virtual Enterprise International. Elevator Pitch Competition Finalists DefenseLine, Calhoun High School The Party Project, Herricks High … Continue reading

LI Herald: “Memorial to offer virtual enterprise course”

Starting in Fall 2018, Valley Stream Memorial Junior High School will be joining the VE family as they begin offering VE-JV beginning in 7th grade. Valley Stream Memorial JHS’s 8th graders will join the program in 2019. In addition to … Continue reading

2018 Long Island Conference and Exhibition Recap

January 8-9, 2018 Farmingdale State College Farmingdale, New York Key Stats 63 schools 87 firms 10 competitions, including Business Plan Competition Results Results for top teams in Company Branding, Company Newsletter, E-Commerce Website, Employee Handbook, Sales Materials, Video Commercial, Booth Design, Salesmanship, and Impact Marketing can be found … Continue reading

Long Island Herald: “Teens in West Hempstead take ownership”

Nakeem Grant of the Long Island Herald covered the preparation of the 2018 Long Island Regional Conference and Exhibition taking place on January 4th and 5th at Farmingdale State College. The article covered the West Hempstead High School’s two VE … Continue reading