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FW Chamber 2019 E3 Small Business Summit

Date and Time

Thursday Aug 1, 2019 
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM CDT

12:30 - Check-in

  • During this time, attendees will have the opportunity to network, visit our information tables, and enjoy light refreshments

1:30 - 5:30 Plenary session and breakouts
5:30 - 6:30 Reception

Location

Texas A&M University School of Law (Central Area Council)
1515 Commerce Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

1515 Commerce St. Fort Worth TX 76102

Fees/Administration

$45 - Standard member price
$40 - Upper-tier member price
$80 - Non-member price

Website

http://fortworthchamber.com

ContactInformation

Leah Hersey 817-338-3371
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Description

The Inaugural Fort Worth E3 Summit - an Event for Entrepreneurial Engagement

An event designed with small businesses in mind

The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce's E3 small business summit is a half-day event purposed to provide entrepreneurship stakeholders and partners with a medium for relevant subject matter discussion, peer learning, and trans-industry networking opportunities.

Agenda
12:30 - 1:25 Check in & networking

  • Visit information tables and enjoy light refreshments

1:30 - 2:00 Plenary
2:10 - 3:00 Breakout 1

  • Building Community Synergy

    • Tony Creme, Hillwood

    • Mike Brennan, Near Southside FW

    • Darryl Brewer, Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber

    • Moderated by Robert Sturns, City of Fort Worth

  • The Hashtag - Growing Your Business via Social Media

    • Erin Knese, Vivial

  • EntrepreneuHER - a Discussion about Women-owned businesses

    • Marcelle Leblanc, The Velvet Box

    • Cynthia Sadler, Signature Cuffs

    • Leah Frazier, Think Three Media

    • Moderated by Melanie McGee, UTA College of Business

3:10 - 4:00 Breakout 2

  • HR for Small Business

    • Calvin Dennis, Insperity

  • Trends in Tech

    • Hayden Blackburn, Tech FW

  • Inclusion Matters - a Diversity Discussion

    • Devoyd Jennings, Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce

    • Annette Landeros, Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

    • Moderated by Dr. Alison Birch, Author and UTA Professor

4:10 - 5:00 Breakout 3

  • Cyber Security - Protecting Your Company and Your Customer

    • Dowell Stackpole, Former Chief Information Officer, Bass Companies

    • Bo Birdwell, Elbit Systems of America

  • Small Business Law - What Your Business Needs to Know

    • Neal Newman, Texas A&M Law School

  • Memorable Moments - a Lesson on Storytelling

    • Red Sanders, Red Productions

  • Money Grab - Creative Ways to Fund Your Vision

    • Facilitated by Linda Williams, US Small Business Administration

5:10 - 5:30 Closing Session
5:30 - 6:30 After Hours Reception (wine/beer and appetizers served)