The Youth Business Summit brings together thousands of rising young professionals and budding entrepreneurs from over 40 countries, educators, school/district administrators, business leaders and industry professionals 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.
VEI is a national educational nonprofit that transforms students into young professionals by giving them the opportunity to create and run business ventures in their classroom. We partner with educators, business leaders, and industry professionals to develop a diverse talent pipeline for every industry and major professional field. We currently serve 13,000 students across the U.S., many from underserved communities.