HISPANIC BUSINESS IMPACT SYMPOSIUM 2022
For the first time in Boca Raton, an educational and networking event geared to Entrepreneurs and Small Business owners in the South Florida region, showcasing the impact of Hispanic & Latino businesses in our area.
A full day with inspiring speakers, informational panels, a celebration Luncheon and a networking event with a twist.
8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration Open
9:00 am - 10:00 am Plenary Session - Julio Fuentes, President of the Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce - Hispanic Business Impact
10:15 am - 11:30 am (4 Morning sessions running in parallel)
- Panel: Successful Women in Entrepreneurship A group of successful women entrepreneurs and innovators, sharing their stories, victories and struggles as they build their businesses and triumph. English.
- Panel: Expert Advisors to Protect your Business All entrepreneurs and small business owners have four expert advisors: a business lawyer, an accountant, an insurance expert, and a financial specialist. The "4 amigos" will discuss topics related to compliance and how to protect your business in the US. Spanish.
- Workshop: Government Contracting and Business Certifications Navigate the world of local and federal government programs and contracting. Prepare to effectively sell to the biggest buyer in the world. English
- Workshop: Cultural Mindsets of Money Understanding the contrasts between two cultures when talking about money. Spanish
11:45 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch Break and Awards Ceremony Entrepreneurs and organizations will be recognized for their growth and community impact
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm (4 Afternoon sessions running in parallel):
- Workshop: Creating and Implementing an Effective Content Strategy Content is king and data is priceless. The art of storytelling, keywords and understanding the market. Spanish
- Panel: The ROI of Diversity & Inclusion Strategies Driving DE&I on the workplace, gaining competitive advantage in a new commercial landscape, and positive impact on the bottom line. English
- Workshop: South Florida's Technology Landscape and Female Talent An outlook of the potential and pathways to equality in Technology, right in our backyard. English
- Workshop: Financial Best Practices for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners To build credit and create a financial profile, first you must know what to do. Spanish
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Keynote Speaker: Rosanna Durruthy, Vice President, Global Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Linkedin
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Networking Hour Meet and Greet with the speakers, panelists, regional leaders, entrepreneurs, supporters, services providers and business owners from South Florida. A business mingle at the highest level in two languages!
5:00 pm Closing Remarks for the Hispanic Business Impact Symposium 2022
SPEAKERS - PANELISTS - MODERATORS
VENUE AND ACCOMMODATIONS
DATE: September 22, 2022
TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
VENUE: Florida Atlantic University - Schmidt Family Complex for Academic and Athletic Excellence.
ADDRESS: 777 Glades Rd. Building SF - 107. Boca Raton, FL 33487