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5th Annual National Small Business Conference

"Success: Survival & Beyond”

19 - 21 May 2008

San Diego, CA

 

 

 

Agenda

Tuesday, 20 May 2008

Welcoming Remarks:

Mr. Pete Steffes, Vice President, Government Policy, NDIA

 

SESSION 1: WHERE SMALL BUSINESSES FAIL

“What leads to small businesses failing after initial success?,” Mr. Bill Scheessele, President, MBDi

 

SESSION 2: SUPPLIER DIVERSITY

Ms. Jean Ann Grandinetti, Director, Supplier Diversity, Agility Defense and Government Services

 

SESSION 1: IS THERE A CHANGE IN YOUR FUTURE?

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Small Businesses

         Mr. John Allen, Co-Head Defense and Government Services Group, BB&T Capital Markets

         Mr. Nick Howland, Director and General Manager, Retail Division BAE Systems Products Group

 

Wednesday, 21 May 2008

 

TRENDS IN SBIR/SSTRS

What can small businesses really do?

         Dr. Steve Stewart

         Mr. Lee Rosenberg, Director, Office of Small Business Programs, Missile Defense Agency

 

EXPANDING FROM DEFENSE TO OTHER “MARKETS”

Panel moderated by Mr. Greg Nelson, President, Naples Chapter, SCORE

 

LUNCHEON SPEAKER: Mr. Ron Lane, County of San Diego

 

MARKETING OUTSIDE YOUR LOCAL AREA

Panel moderated by Mr. Al Heisig, President & CEO, ALANSA

         Mr. Ralph C. Thomas, III, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney P.C.

 

SESSION 1: FOSTERING TECHNOLOGY INNOVATATION IN SMALL BUSINESSES

         Mr. Larry Trammell, CEO, TechFlow, Inc.

 

 

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