International Business & U - Student Conference

IB&U Student Conference
October 20, 2022
9 am - 1 pm MDT
Live / Virtual
Free to Attend / Pre-Registration Required


Students, universities & international businesses from all over the world come together to discuss current global issues, and to explore degree options, career paths, and international business opportunities.  Connect with and learn from global thought-leaders who will share their insights on topics like digitalization, innovation, climate change, the world's gig economy, and more! Win prizes, discover new career opportunities, and network with others in the International Business community. Attend just one or all sessions - whatever works with your schedule!  

Our theme for the conference is opportunities and responsibilities related to the interconnected business world.
Speakers include:

  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Karen Gerwitz, CEO World Trade Center Denver will talk about the interconnected business world
  • ¬†¬†¬† ¬†Kevin Kachidza, CEO of Sarafin AI will talk about digitalization and how he developed his ground-breaking idea for a better way to train corporate employees.
  • ¬†¬†¬† ¬†Ian Hamilton, Environmental Discourse Officer with Baha'i Office of Public Affairs will talk about Global Business and Climate Change
  • ¬†¬†¬† Jamie Van Leeuwen, GLI (Global Livingston Institute), will talk about best practices in community development featuring work that the GLI is doing in East Africa to engage and connect with communities in Uganda and Rwanda through the lens of Listen. Think. Act.

Please set aside the date and forward to any professors/ instructors and students who might be interested. Very often it is included in the curriculum and part of any international course to attend this conference. We hope you and your students will be able to join us!

The conference is organized by the World Trade Center Denver in partnership with CU Denver, DU and MSU. We would love to have a representation from your university as well. Last year we had over 300 students and participants from 10 countries and 35 universities from around the world. 

Learn more about the conference  and our speakers, and download the flyer here. 

Register Here  - it's free and anyone can join in from anywhere!