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Susan Repka 
Women's Business Enterprise Alliance 


Wednesday June 8, 2011 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM CDT

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Houston Community College Southeast Campus 
6815 Rustic
Building D - The Learning Center
Houston, TX

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Houston Summit for Women Entrepreneurs

Join the WBEA and the U.S. Small Business Administration for this half-day program as we discuss ways to support women business owners and entrepreneurs as key contributors to our nation's economic recovery

Speakers Include:

Ana Harvey

Ana Reico Harvey
Assistant Administrator
Office of Women's Business Ownership
U.S. Small Business Administration

Yolanda Garcia Olivarez

Yolanda Garcia Olivarez
Regional Administrator
Region VI
U.S. Small Business Administration

Among the Discussion Topics:

  • The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010
  • The Women's Procurement Rule

 This Summit Will:

  • Set priorities and explore business challenges facing Houston area women entrepreneurs
  • Promote dialogue among the women's business community
  • Guide national policy recommendations for Congress and the Executive Branch
  • Provide networking opportunities for women business owners



12:00 pm to 12:30 pm                                                                          Registration
12:30 pm to 1:00 pm                                                                            Welcome
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm                                                                               Panel:  State of Women Entrepreneurship
2:00 pm to 2:15 pm                                                                               Break
2:15 pm to 4:00 pm                                                                               Break out Sessions
4:00 pm to 4:15 pm                                                                               Break
4:15 pm to 4:45 pm                                                                               Reporting Back to Group
4:45 pm to 5:00 pm                                                                                Closing Comments


Thank you to our Sponsors: 

Wells Fargo

Port of Houston

Houston Community College - Southeast Campus