Despite jet lag from 12-hour flights, nearly all the students who were at the University of Washington’s Red Square for the Imagine Cup’s opening reception were all smiles, basking in the late day sun of a spectacular Seattle summer and eager to talk about their projects.
Tuesday night was the eve of the finalists’ first day of competition. At stake is more than $1 million in travel, cash prizes and hands-on mentorship opportunities. One lucky Imagine Cup World Champion wins an hour with Microsoft Founder and Technology Advisor Bill Gates.
We went around the world in an hour talking to students from 10 countries and asked them: What one question would you ask Bill Gates?
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Microsoft News Center Staff