10/9 You're Invited to The Future of Small Business with SBA!

Massachusetts District Office - October 2018

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Tuesday, October 9th l 10am to 2pm 


(HUBweek is handling registration, please register for a FREE pass and add this event to your agenda)


This year's HUBweek theme "We the Future" is all about exploring ways in which we can collectively create a more a more inclusive and equitable future... 

Join us inside the Tip O’Neill Federal Building for dialogues on the Future of Public Service and the Future of Small Business.  

Get inside to the second floor for a self-guided viewing of the Tip O’Neill exhibit! 

Networking with resource providers, public service agencies, entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Thank you to Santander and Eastern Bank for providing light refreshments!  


Cosponsor Authorization #18-0101-112
SBA’s participation in this cosponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity. 

Speakers Include:



10am–10:15am WELCOME REMARKS


10:15am-11:15am The Future of Public Service

Considering a career in public service?  Learn about public sector trends and find out what it takes to work in government today and in the future.  Hear about local activities and employment opportunities coming up with the 2020 Census. Presented by Kim Ainsworth, Greater Boston Federal Executive Board; with Jeff Behler, U.S. Census Bureau

11:15am-11:45am Small Business Success Profiles from the Future

Hear from a panel of small business owners innovating in their industries and utilizing cutting-edge strategies for business development and growth.  Speakers: Herby Duverne, CEO of Windwalker Group and Enrico Palmerino, CEO of botkeeper

11:45am-12:15pm Accessing Capital in the Future Economy

Thinking about where to obtain capital for your business?  Hear from a panel of financing experts and find out what it will take to get funded in the changing lending environment.  Speakers: Charles Smith, Eastern Bank and Seth Goodall, Santander Bank

12:15pm-1:15pm Marketing Strategies of the Future for Your Small Business

Learn from a panel of marketing experts the newest and most cost-effective strategies for promoting your business.  Speakers: American Marketing Association Boston Chapter Board Members -  Bob Cargill, Bonnie Akerson, Marina Erulkar, Zuby Singh, and Parna Sarkar-Basu

Learn more about HUBweek Open Doors and more events!

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