This seminar will introduce small business owners to the 8(a) Business Development, HUBZone (Historically Underutilized Business Zone), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, and Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Programs. Also, learn how eligible firms apply for certification and how Government agencies may utilize these programs. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is required -- walk-in attendees may not be accommodated. SBA does NOT validate parking. Parking options include metered parking on the street & surface lots in surrounding blocks. Waterfront Plaza’s (WFP) garage offers an early bird rate of $11 w/ entry before 7:00 a.m. The regular rate is $3 per ½ hr. Many WFP merchants may validate parking with purchase. Garage may be entered from Pohukaina Street.