📣 Weekly SBA Event Roundup

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San Francisco Small Business Week is a partnership formed to honor and support more than 120,000 thousand small businesses and entrepreneurs that call San Francisco home.

As part of National Small Business Week, we celebrate the contributions and achievements of small business owners by offering a series of educational and networking events designed to inspire, educate and connect the members of our business community.

Please join us at one of over 40 events or celebrations happening throughout the week of May 6th to the 11th in San Francisco.


The U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE will host a 2-Day Virtual Conference during National Small Business Week.

The conference will take place Tuesday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 8 between 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM Eastern / 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM Pacific each day.

View the virtual conference lineup here


The City of Oakland will mark National Small Business Week (May 5 - 11, 2019) with a variety of free workshops and events.  The theme this year is Helping Oakland's Diverse Business Community Thrive. For 2019, they are taking the workshops into the commercial districts that small businesses call home.   

Visit the city of Oakland's lineup of workshops, classes, and celebrations

Events at the San Francisco SBA Entrepreneurship Center

Monday, April 15
Protecting Your Intellectual Property
Understanding Food Cost

Tuesday, April 16
Lessons Learned Starting and Running Restaurants and Food Services

Wednesday, April 17
Are you a Consultant??

Thursday, April 18
Business Law Basics

Events Around Northern California

Golden Gate Restaurant Association Industry Conference April 15 & 16 (San Francisco)
Google My Business - April 16 (Oakland)
Employee Laws:  What you need to know - April 17 (San Rafael)
Working with Digital Contracts - April 17 (San Francisco)
8 Steps to Master Your Cash Flow - A Workshop for Women Business Owners - April 18 (Santa Rosa)

Online classes

View all of our upcoming webinars

A full calendar of upcoming events for Northern California can be viewed on our district office home page.

SBA’s participation or support in these events is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any co-sponsor or other person or entity.