Entrepreneurial Economic Development Calendar

Events that shine a spotlight on entrepreneurship

A calendar of events celebrating entrepreneurs and economic development

Attending conferences and events is one of the best ways to stay up-to-date with entrepreneurship-led economic development. We’ve curated this calendar to help economic developers and ecosystem builders stay abreast of networking opportunities, educational webinars and national conversations happening around entrepreneurship.

Below, you’ll find just a few of the business and entrepreneur-focused events on our radar in 2022. This list is not comprehensive and does not serve as an endorsement for non-SourceLink events. If there’s something we missed, feel free to send us a note.

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October 2022

October

Global Diversity Awareness Month

2-5

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Annual Conference

2-5

Forbes Under 30 Summit

2-4

United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce National Conference

9-11

National Women’s Business Conference

9-12

UEDA Summit

11-12

InBIA Ecosystem Builders Forum

16-22

National Women’s Business Week

17-19

Startup Champions Network Summit

27-30

Native Women’s Business Retreat

November 2022

November

National Entrepreneurship Month

November

Native American Heritage Month

1-5

National Veterans Small Business Week

3-4

IEDC Entrepreneurial & Small Business Development Strategies Course

11

Veterans Day

14-20

Global Entrepreneurship Week

17-19

National League of Cities Summit

25

Black Friday

26

Small Business Saturday

28

Cyber Monday

29

Giving Tuesday

December 2022

December

National Write a Business Plan Month

7

CALED Webinar Wednesday: Affordable Housing & Supply

10

Human Rights Day

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