2017 Sponsors

Signature Partner

Microsoft is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.

Gold Partners

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 394,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com


IBM is a globally integrated technology and consulting company headquartered in Armonk, New York. 
With operations in more than 170 countries, IBM attracts and retains some of the world's most talented
people to help solve problems and provide an edge for businesses, governments and non-profits.

Innovation is at the core of IBM's strategy. The company develops and sells software and systems
hardware and a broad range of infrastructure, cloud and consulting services.

Today, IBM is focused on Cognitive Solutions, Cloud, Analytics, and Security. IBMers are working
with customers around the world to apply the company's business consulting, technology and R&D
expertise to enable systems of engagement that deliver dynamic insights for clients worldwide.


McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non governmental organizations, and not-for-profits. We help our clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realize their most important goals. Over nearly a century, we’ve built a firm uniquely equipped to this task.


BIG THINGS HAPPEN HERE. Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey, and with offices across the nation; Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. We market a broad range of award-winning consumer electronics, smartphones, information systems, and home appliances. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the Technology industry.

Silver Partners

Amazon’s MBA program exists to build a leadership pipeline for the organization. MBAs at Amazon are given ownership of large areas of opportunity and autonomy to think strategically and make decisions that have a significant impact on our customers and business. Internships are 11-12 weeks in duration and consist of a strategic project that is data intensive, analytical, and centered on a real business issue


HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. More information about HP Inc. is available at http://www.hp.com.



At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier though increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.  Talk about a mantra. Life’s Good with LG!


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 93,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016.

The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.