February 26 and 27, 2021
Two days of learning with a track for both established and startup entrepreneurs.
The symposium is designed to amplify your network with our business mentor matching process.
The key is to understand what support you need for your business and target those topics. Whether is marketing, legal, supply chain or access to funding we have put together a strong list of speakers that have expertise in the area you need. By registering you will have lifetime access to all of the videos so that any time you need answers to your questions we will be here!
Day 1: Workshops and Classes
10:00 am – Mindset of a Black Entrepreneur – Emotional Intelligence & IT Systems – Security and Automation
11:00 am – Ideation: Bringing your business concept to life & Managing Change (behavioral/environmental)
12:30 pm – : Revenue Model / Financial Tracking and fund allocations & Protecting you IP: Legal (patent/copyrights/trademark/contracts/negotiaions)
1:30 – Marketing: Market Research to determine Target market & Sales and Marketing: The customer journey turning leads into Revenue
Day 2 - Saturday February 27
09:00 Welcome note from ACBN
09:30 – Keynote from Susan Henry: Microloan Funding options for Small Business
10:00 am – Concurrent Sessions: Ownership Models: Legal structures for your business & Social Finance Ecosystem
11:00 am – Personal Branding: Communication and PR
12:30 pm – Concurrent Sessions: Production and Supply Chain & Leadership and Teams
1:30 pm – Concurrent Sessions: Partnerships & How to navigate social media