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New Location: Scottish Rite Event Center**
1895 Camino del Rio, South
San Diego, CA 92108

To RSVP*, please email the following information about each attendee from your business to: Maria.Hughes@sba.gov

Name
Business/Organization
Email Address
Phone Number
Mailing Address
Breakout Session Interests (One for each time slot)

Registration begins 30 minutes prior to the opening session.

Time Breakout Sessions - For more details, click here
9 - 10am Opening Remarks and Overview of Small Business Jobs Act: Elizabeth B. Echols, Regional Administrator;  Marie Johns, Deputy Administrator
10 - 10:15am Break
10:15 - 11:30am

Room 1
Small Business Jobs Act provisions affecting Small Business participation in government contracting (Joe Jordan, Associate Administrator for Government Contracting and Business Development)

Room 2
Lender Roundtable for Current and Prospective SBA Lenders (John Hale, Deputy Associate Administrator for Capital Access)

Room 3
Expanding Exporting Opportunities for Small Business (Luz Hopewell, Acting Associate Administrator of International Trade)

11:30am - 12:45pm

Room 1
Jobs Act contracting provisions, Continued

Room 2
Lender Roundtable, Continued

Room 3
Investing in Counseling and Training Services to Support the Growth of Small Business (Ellen Thrasher, Director of Entreprenurial Development)

12:45 - 1:45pm Break for Lunch
1:45 - 3pm

Room 1
Regional Government Contracting Update and Staff Meet & Greet

Room 2
Opportunities in Accessing Capital

Room 3
Expanding Exporting Opportunities for Small Business

3 - 4:15pm

Room 1
Size Standards: Overview

Room 2
New SBA Loan Programs

Room 3
Investing in Counseling and Training Services to Support the Growth of Small Business


*Note: Space is limited
**Reasonable accommodations will be provided for persons with disabilities if requested at least one week in advance of the event for which assistance is being requested
For such requests, please contact: Andrew D. Cutillo at Andrew.Cutillo@sba.gov or (202) 205-6280