National Small Business Week runs from April 29 to May 5, 2018.
As a co-sponsor of the event, Small Business Trends (SBT) is putting together a Big List of events and offers of interest to the small business community in commemoration of this week set aside to celebrate U.S small businesses.
If you are taking part in the week-long celebration by hosting an event to go along with National Small Business Week 2018, please let us know and we’ll share your event with our community.
The event can be anything from special promotions and sales to commemorate the week, to live or online events. The goal is to support fellow small business owners with valuable information so they can continue to grow.
You can also take a look at the U.S. Small Business Administration site for more information and additional events here.
The Big List will be updated until the National Small Business Week 2018 takes place, so make sure you get in touch with us as soon as possible by emailing your information at [email protected]
Featured Events, Contests and Awards
Big List of National Small Business Week 2018 Events
April 26 2018, Online
National Small Business Week is fast approaching. The annual event is being held from April 29 through May 5, 2018. And we know there are lots of special events to celebrate the week.
This year, again, Small Business Trends has the honor and distinction of being a co-sponsor of the event.
So, we’re putting together a Big List of National Small Business Week events and offers. This list will reach small businesses and entrepreneurs across the country on the Small Business Trends website. Share your event.
DigiMarCon East 2018 – Digital Marketing Conference
May 10, 2018, New York, New York
DigiMarCon East 2018 Digital Marketing Conference takes place May 10th to 11th, 2018 at the luxurious New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square, New York City.
It’s the one digital marketing event you can’t afford to miss! Whether your goal is to reinforce customer loyalty, improve lead generation, increase sales, or drive stronger consumer engagement, DigiMarCon East 2018’s agenda will help attendees enhance their marketing efforts. Sessions will focus on building traffic, expanding brand awareness, improving customer service and gaining insight into today’s latest digital tools. Register today!
WEBINAR: Small Business Doesn’t Mean Small Security: 3 Major Threats You Need to Combat
May 16, 2018, Online
Data breaches, inventory shrinkage, theft, oh my. On average, data breaches cost $3.62 million per breach and stolen customer data costs $141 per record. And inventory shrinkage in the United States is a $60 billion a year problem. Believe it or not, your business exists within both of those realities. Do you know who is accessing your most valuable assets and sensitive information? Do you know what your employees do when you are not physically onsite? On May 16, 2018, at 2PM ET join Nicki Saffell, Senior Security Consultant at Brivo, Sara Polon, Owner of Soupergirl, a DC area small business, and Anita Campbell, Founder and CEO of Small Business Trends, for a discussion on these challenges and discover modern ways to combat these threats – including electronic access control.
TECHSPO Houston 2018
June 06, 2018, Houston, Texas
TECHSPO Houston 2018 is a 2-day technology expo which takes place JUNE 6 – 7, 2018 at the luxurious Houston Marriott Eaton Centre Hotel in Houston, Ontario. TECHSPO Houston brings together developers, brands, marketers, technology providers, designers, innovators and evangelists looking to set the pace in our advanced world of technology. TECHSPO Houston 2018 promises to be better than ever and we’re excited to see all the amazing tech companies and talent that will join us. Register today!
Growth & Success Con
September 17, 2018, Online
This small business virtual conference is dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs at all stages who are stuck in the daily grind of building their businesses and struggle to get solid advice and guidance. An amazing panel of experts in various disciplines and business coaches will share tips & tricks on topics including Growth, Marketing, Management & Business Building for Success. Register today!
- PATCA Consultants Networking Lunch-South Bay
April 24, 2018, Sunnyvale, CA
- Create a Powerful Brand and Connect with Customers
April 24, 2018, Online
- Business Networking for Professional Success
April 25, 2018, New York, NY
- VR Franchise Seminar – Experience the only VR platform for Franchising 2018
April 25, 2018, San Francisco, CA
- SearchCon 2018 Digital Marketing & SEO Conference
April 25, 2018, Breckenridge, CO
- The Sixth International Conference on Digital Information, Networking, and Wireless Communications (DINWC2018)
April 25, 2018, Beirut, Lebanon
- CHICAGO BLOCKCHAIN CONFERENCE 2018
April 27, 2018, Online
- Free East Cooper Networking Event powered by Rockstar Connect
May 01, 2018, Mount Pleasant, SC
- Free Roseville Networking Event powered by Rockstar Connect
May 01, 2018, Roseville, CA
- Business Inc.
May 02, 2018, Toronto, Canada
- Small Business Expo 2018 – NEW YORK CITY
May 03, 2018, Online
- New York’s Biggest One Day MBA Fair (Free)
May 05, 2018, New York, NY
- Manufacturing Leadership Forum USA
May 06, 2018, Atlanta, GA
- WSJ Future of Everything Festival
May 08, 2018, New York, United States
- TECHSPO New York 2018
May 10, 2018, New York, New York
- Energy Risk USA 2018 | Houston
May 14, 2018, Houston, TX
- Experiential Marketing Summit 2018
May 14, 2018, Online
- Chief Learning Officer Forum, Spring 2018
May 15, 2018, San Francisco, United States
- The Business Show 2018
May 16, 2018, London, London
- AM Days
May 16, 2018, Las Vegas, United States
- Public Vote to Crown America’s Most Unique Small Business Underway
November 08, 2018, http://www.paychex.com/vote?utm_source=contest&utm_medium=press%20release&utm_term=americas-most-unique
This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends and SmallBizTechnology.
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