Overview

The Youth Business Summit brings together thousands of rising young professionals, budding entrepreneurs, educators, school/district administrators, business leaders and industry professionals from around the world for a one-of-a-kind global convention.

During a dynamic week of business competitions, leadership events, and professional networking, rising talent from middle and high schools around the world display the professional skills and business acumen they have developed by running a Virtual Enterprise company during the school year.

Dates

April 11-12, 2024

Location

Jacob Javits Center

655 West 34th Street

Why Partner with Us?

Showcase Your Brand

  • 4,500 attendees
  • 6 countries
  • 1,000 daily website visitors
  • 6,500 social media followers
  • 32,000 email subscribers

Employee Engagement Opportunities

Engage your employees in 5-10 hours of meaningful, skills-based volunteering, through competition judging and professional workshops for students.

Provide a Life-Changing Experience

The culminating event of the VE school year, the Youth Business Summit opens up a world of possibility for students with opportunities to connect to government officials, business professionals, and global peers, and to put their entrepreneurial learning into practice.

Meet the Future of Work

VE leads the way the world empowers students through career-based education. The 5,000 students at the YBS are future superstars for your organization.

Partnership Opportunities for 2024 YBS

Become a Sponsor

By sponsoring and participating in the diverse range of opportunities, you actively contribute to fulfilling our mission of transforming students' lives through authentic business experiences, preparing them for successful careers and entrepreneurial endeavors.

Become an Exhibitor

By exhibiting and participating in the diverse range of opportunities, you actively contribute to fulfilling our mission of transforming students' lives through authentic business experiences, preparing them for successful careers and entrepreneurial endeavors.