NAWBO :: Events Calendar

Events Calendar


Our Events Calendar allows women entrepreneurs to connect and engage in regional, national and international events – to expand their network and spheres of influence within the entrepreneurial community at large. To have an event/conference uploaded onto the NAWBO® events calendar, please submit in writing to for consideration.    

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NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Insuring and Financing Your Supply Chain to Conduct Smarter Trade - Sponsored by UPS

Join us on May 1, 2014 at 12:00 noon ET for our next E-Learning webinar with guest speaker Natalie Dischinger with UPS Capital.

Supply chain risks can never be eradicated, but they can be minimized.  With the proper solutions, any business owner, regardless of the size of the company, can be as well prepared as any top-notch supply chain executive to reduce risks.  By leveraging UPS’s global logistics network, UPS Capital’s solutions are uniquely designed to help business owners conduct smarter trade by anticipating risks, financing trade, and optimizing customers’ payments.

Click here to register.



NAWBO Presidents Assembly Webinar - May 15th at 12 (noon) Creating Effective Board Training

Is your board operating at peak efficiency and reaching its full potential? Are board members empowered to be creative and innovative? Do new board members understand their role within the organization? During April's PA webinar learn how to create a board training program that helps your incoming board maximize their impact. Mary Hiland, Ph.D. a non-profit board development consultant who has worked with NAWBO California and Lynda Bishop, past president of NAWBO Phoenix will share their tips and strategies for board training and development.

All chapter leaders are encouraged to attend.

The webinar will be on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12pm Eastern / 11am Central / 10am Mountain / 9am Pacific.


Space is limited.
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The Power of You - NAWBO Women's Business Conference
September 8-9, 2014

JW Marriott Indianapolis

Click here for more information and to register.



Public Policy Primer Call - Presentation
NAWBO was instrumental in passing HR 5050, the Women’s Business Ownership Act of 1988 that was key to boosting women entrepreneurs’ access to capital and led to a 30 percent surge in women’s business ownership nationwide. We would like to thank our guest speaker Julie Weeks as she shared with us the progress we’ve made since this pivotal legislation and the work that still remains. Click here for presentation. 



NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Grow Your Business With Social Media Webinar Registration Now Open – Sponsored by Microsoft
We would like to thank Ron Cates, Constant Contact’s email and social media marketing expert for sharing his expertise on email and social media with us. Ron has supported small business for decades and has an extensive background in financial development and marketing for non-profit organizations. A digital marketing pioneer, Ron has educated nearly 100,000 small businesses on behalf of Constant Contact and has presented at hundreds of high-profile conferences and events. Millions have read his written articles, and his radio shows on email marketing and social media are among the most popular on the Internet.

We know that many small businesses find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible. But between Facebook and Twitter, email and mobile, and whatever new social network is rolling out this month - there’s a lot to keep up with. This workshop will help make sense of the noise. You’ll discover 6 simple ideas that will help you better understand social media marketing and develop a strategy to grow your business. Note: This session is designed to be beneficial to everyone! Social media “power users” won’t be bored and absolute beginners won’t feel lost Click here  for the webinar presentation.


NAWBO® Institute - E-Learning Series Webinar: Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know. Sponsored by Sam's Club

Healthcare rules can be complex to maneuver. The upcoming changes in our nation’s healthcare system via the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are a major source of confusion for everyone.

    • What does the Affordable Care Act mean to your business?
    • Does it even affect your employees?

Sam’s Club invites NAWBO members to a preview webinar of “Affordable Care Act Basics: What Small Business Owners Need To Know” with Sherri Thomas, Director of Managed Care Solutions at Sam’s Club.  Follow this link to Webinar: Click here.


NAWBO's E-Learning Webinar Sponsored By UPS: Expand your Exports. Grow your Business.
Are you exporting? If you’re not exporting now, you may be missing out on most of the world’s customers. If you aren’t selling to them, someone else will—probably your competition. If you rely on U.S. customers, you might look in the rearview mirror and see competitors coming up fast. NAWBO e-learning webinar. features Anne Grey, Executive Director of the U.S. Commercial Service’s Trade Promotion Programs. She will highlight resources that will help you uncover new opportunities in international markets and develop your export expansion strategy. This webinar is free to NAWBO members and $35 for non-members Click here to register.            




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