Conferences

The conferences below highlight the Office of Advocacy's mission to protect, strengthen and effectively represent the nation's small businesses within the federal government's legislative and rule-making processes.

  • Office of Advocacy’s Anniversary Symposium

    The Office of Advocacy is holding its Anniversary Symposium on June 22, 2016 to mark a number of important milestones for small business. The year 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the creation of...

  • Small Business and Government: Maximizing...

    Please join the Office of Advocacy on September 19th for a symposium titled Small Business and Government: Maximizing Entrepreneurship, Driving Innovation, a Next 50 event in celebration of the...

  • March 28, 2007 Conference - Building a...

    The May 2007 issue of The Small Business Advocate spotlights the conference, “Building a Better Small Business Climate: State Regulatory Flexibility Best Practices,” which took place on March 28 in...

  • April 11, 2006 Conference -...

    The proceedings from the 2006 New Orleans conference include; presentation summaries, powerpoint presentations, and conference participants. To view the full proceedings, please click the PDF...

  • Archived Conferences

    To request a copy of the archived documents listed below, please contact the Office of Advocacy via email at advocacy@sba.gov. The conferences below highlight the Office of Advocacy's mission to...