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NSBA's Small Business Leadership Conference

Small-business leaders are invited to join NSBA in Washington, D.C. for its 2016 Small Business Leadership Conference for two days of networking, problem-solving, knowledge building, and high-level discussions on the issues that matter most for small business. Among the key activities of the event:

  • Build Your Advocacy Skills
    • Effective Lobbying for the Small Business Leader
    • Tell Your Story in the Media
    • Talking Before Groups with a Small Business Message
    • Small Business in the New Economy
  • Dinner and Networking
    • Get out and experience the real Washington, D.C. with your cohorts in a relaxing dinner with endless networking opportunities
  • Congressional Breakfast on Capitol Hill
    • Hear from leading Members of Congress who stand up for small business inside the Beltway
  • How the National Debt Threatens Small Business
    • A hands-on exercise run by the Fix the Debt Campaign to find meaningful solutions to our entitlement crisis
  • The Great Start-Up Non-Starter
    • Insight from thought leaders and small-business experts on lagging rates of start-ups and how to fix the problem
  • A White House Conference on Small Business
    • Discussion on why and how this indispensable conference can set the agenda for the future of small business
  • Closing Luncheon: the Challenges our Leaders Must Face
    • A forecast of what’s ahead for returning and newly-elected policymakers in 2017

Registration is open now. NSBA members who register before April 20 will get the early-bird discount rate of $350, and after April 20, the NSBA member rate is $425. Nonmembers also are welcome, and that rate is $495. NSBA has secured an outstanding group rate at the Westin Washington, D.C. City Center of $229 through May 5, but space is limited and hotel arrangements must be made through NSBA.

Click here for more details and to register today!