The Small Business Program holds special annual events targeted at providing access to resources and information for small business owners and entrepreneurs.
Small Business Festival
Expert speakers, panels, resource groups and networking opportunities for small businesses in Austin celebrating National Small Business Week.
Meet the Lender
Hosted by the City of Austin Economic Development Department, Meet The Lender is a business loan tradeshow featuring two-dozen small business friendly lenders and funding opportunities in Austin. This trade show provides an open and friendly setting for entrepreneurs to connect and learn more about funding related resources with face-to-face interactions in a one-stop shop.
Women’s Entrepreneurial Luncheon
The City of Austin Small Business Program is hosting a celebration of women's entrepreneurial spirit. Austin area women entrepreneurs are invited to join us in recognizing the contribution of local women business owners. Our panelists will share their insights and experiences in achieving entrepreneurial success. Time is allowed for questions and answers. Come prepared to network with other female business owners.
Getting Connected® – Business Education Conference
Find the help and support you've been searching for at Getting Connected. This event will feature panel sessions and classes for various Austin businesses.
Panel discussions on general business practices and industry specific topics with small business owners willing to share their successes and challenges. Learn more and register for our upcoming panel discussion