Friday, March 20, 2015 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Venue: TechLab Innovation Center, Santa Clara, CA
Small Business Administration – San Francisco District Office, STLGip, Technology Law Firm, and TechLab Innovation Center invite you to join us for an interactive discussion on Women in STEM and how the Small Business Administration can help. SBA’s Assistant Administrator Erin Andrew, will be here for this event to hear about your needs, challenges, and SBA resources available to women in STEM. SBA offers a range of servies including loans and grants to qualified businesses.
As the U.S. Small Business Administration’s assistant administrator for women’s business ownership, Erin Andrew is the director of the SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership. She oversees the agency’s efforts to promote the growth of women-owned businesses through advocacy and programs that provide business training and counseling, access to credit and capital, and multiple business and networking opportunities.
Andrew manages a nationwide network of women’s business centers that provide training, counseling and mentoring to hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs in every state and two U.S. territories. Her office also works with representatives in every SBA district office to oversee operations of the women’s business centers and to coordinate services for women entrepreneurs.
Space is limited and advance request for inviation (to be confirmed after receipt) is highly recommended to reserve your spot. There will be no walk-ins.
Lunch is provided.
This event is sponsored by STLGip, Technology Law Firm and organized in collaboration with the Small Business Administration – San Francisco District Office and TechLab Innovation Center.