Building a Global Ecosystem for SMEs

GW October convened on the campus of The George Washington University with prominent academics, government leaders, and influential members of the business community to discuss how small businesses should be supported.

Building a Global Ecosystem for SMEs: The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Experience

Join GW in hosting speakers from the United States, Small Business Administration (SBA) on October 2nd from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM (GW School of Business – Duques Hall – 1st Floor) at the second annual SME Ecosystem seminar.

This event will provide information for entrepreneurs, small business advocates, economic development planners, and local and foreign governments on how to foster an “Small and Medium Enterprise Ecosystem.” This special event will discuss the core support structures necessary for small business growth on a global scale.

Experts from the SBA, subject matter experts and SBA Resource Partners will discuss what works best in providing programs and services to support the training, counseling and capital needs of small businesses, along with the supporting regulatory framework. This year’s focus will be the internationalization of small business.

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