Virtual summit

SBA and SCORE co-hosted a two-day NSBW Virtual Summit.


About the event

The National Small Business Week 2-day virtual summit took place Tuesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 1, 2024.

This year’s event included educational presentations by experts, exhibit booths, free business resources, multiple peer-to-peer networking rooms, and expert business advice from SCORE mentors

The live event is over, but all sessions are free to view for both established and aspiring business owners. Registration is required to gain entry.

See the schedule of events below, or download a PDF version of the schedule.

Tuesday, April 30

Time (ET) Session Cosponsored by
10:00 a.m. Virtual Doors Open! Explore the Environment  
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. Accelerate Business Growth with the Help of AI Visa
11:45 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Securing Your Small Business in a Work-From-Anywhere World T-Mobile
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Learn About the No-Cost SBA T.H.R.I.V.E Educational Program SBA
2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Unlock AI’s Potential for Your Small Business Grow with Google
2:40 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. Building a Foundation for Online Marketing Success: Review, Plan, and Execute Constant Contact
3:55 p.m. – 4:55 p.m. Leveraging E-Commerce to Scale Your Business Amazon
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. How to Start a Food Truck Business: A Step-by-Step Guide SCORE

Wednesday, May 1

Time (ET) Session Cosponsored by
10:00 a.m. Virtual Doors Open! Explore the Environment  
11:00 a.m. – 11:40 p.m. 8 Practical Skills to Run a Successful Business Visa
11:45 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Small Business Strategies for Collaboration and Productivity T-Mobile
12:50 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Navigating Your Cash Flow Chase for Business
1:55 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. How to Turn Your Side Hustle into a Business & Securing Your First Loan NerdWallet
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Future of Commerce 2024 Square
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. MySBA: Transforming the way the SBA serves small business owners SBA
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. How to Write a Grant Proposal for Your Business SCORE
Last updated May 7, 2024