Agenda 2019

Expand your business.
Grow your network.

Four days of intensive educational programming and extensive networking opportunities. Celebration of the many successes of Asian American and minority businesses, outstanding individuals, and our next generation of exceptional leaders.

7:30 am - 12:00 pm

Registration

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:45 am

Doing Business with Corporations in Energy & Cybersecurity Industry

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Wells Fargo How to Grow Your Business Program

(AAB/SME/MBE Only)

Whether you’re just starting or already in the process of expanding your business, you need the right strategies, resources, and financing tools to succeed. What happens when organic growth does not move the needle? Is a merger or acquisition (M&A) right for your business? How about joint ventures, strategic alliances, or minority interest? Financial experts will give you the competitive edge as they share the right steps you have to take in order to successfully access capital, assess opportunities, and make informed decisions on the array of available options to successfully grow your business.

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Women's Committee Meeting

(Invitation Only)

A meeting that will explore possible programs and initiatives that USPAACC could undertake to address the most urgent needs of women entrepreneurs and leaders so that they could overcome challenges, thrive, and succeed in the mainstream.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

C-Suite Executives Academy: Lessons Learned: Reflections of Corporate Executives

(AAB/SME/MBE Only)

The last of the two-part session focuses on the experiences of a former CPO. He will share his thoughts on the important lessons he learned on his journey to the pinnacle of success. Hear what makes a good Corporate Executive, what pitfalls to avoid, which nuggets of wisdom inspire, which foundations of essential differentiators to choose over others, how to measure one’s strength both as a leader and a smart executive — make this session your gateway toward the next level of success!

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

C-Suite Executives Academy: Talent Management: War on Talents

(AAB/SME/MBE Only)

The first of two sessions, this forum tackles the human resource-related issue that is always near the top of every CEO’s mind as your company grows: How to attract, nurture, and retain talent. Further, your organization’s culture must also be conducive to creating the next-generation of talent. This session gives participants insights and proven strategies on how to win the battle – and the war – on a company’s prime asset: a talented workforce.