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Houston Summit for Women Entrepreneurs

June 08, 2011

Join WBEA and the U.S. Small Business Administration for this half-day program as we discuss ways to support women business overs and entrepreneurs as key contributors to our nations economic recovery.

Event Details

Event Time:
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Event Location:
Houston Community College Southeast Campus
Buidling D - The Learning Center
6815 Rustic Houston, TX


Speakers Include:


Ana Reico Harvey
Assistant Administrator
Office of Women's Business Ownership
U.S. Small Business Administration
Yolanda Garcia Olivarez
Regional Administrator
Region VI
U.S. Small Business Administration


Among the Discussion Topics:

  • The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010
  • The Women's Procurement Rule

This Summit Will:

  • Set priorities and explore business challenges facing Houston area women entrepreneurs
  • Promote dialogue among the women's business community
  • Guide national policy recommendations for Congress and the Executive Branch
  • Provide networking opportunities for women business owners


                         12:00 pm to 12:30 pm                 Registration
                           12:30 pm to 1:00 pm                 Welcome
                            1:00 pm to 2:00 pm                  Panel:  State of Women
                          2:00 pm to 2:15 pm                     Break                     
                          2:15 pm to 4:00 pm                     Break out Sessions
                          4:00 pm to 4:15 pm                     Break
                          4:15 pm to 4:45 pm                     Reporting Back to Group
                          4:45 pm to 5:00 pm                     Closing Comments
Thank you to our Sponsors
Wells Fargo
Port of Houston
Houston Community College - Southeast Campus
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