Come join us at the 2021 Black Business Week Summit in the Westfield San Francisco Center Mall August 24-28, 2021 to experience how the SFAACC and the Mayor’s Office of Economic & Workforce Development is empowering African-American businesses all over Northern California to unlock their potential and drive growth within their respective industry.
This conference will be an annual five-day event that brings together the Black Business community and connects them to our ecosystem partners, product experts, and latest contracting opportunities at the local, state and federal levels.
Attendees benefit from a true world-class learning-by-doing event that brings you all new content on the most current business trends, technologies and latest developments.
Here are a few of the key highlights of the conference:
● Keynotes: Get inspired by leaders responsible for shaping our economic policies and strategy for America’s biggest corporations for the future. Hear how they helped businesses pivot during COVID-19 pandemic to reach and engage t heir customers like never before. (Mayor London N. Breed, CA Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara and MORE...)
● Hands on Demos: We encourage all attendees to bring their laptops to this action packed conference. Whether you want to build a new website in 2 hours or apply for a contract, certification or grant onsite, everyone can leave each session with a valuable resource or tool to help them reach their business growth goals.
● Huddle rooms and breakout sessions provide attendees with an opportunity to meet with Fortune 500 company leaders, explore demos to learn about their latest technologies, talk with product experts, and discover how you can earn their business through contracting and diverse supplier opportunities to increase your company’s revenues.
● Evening mixer events: Bring key members of the business community together in one place to generate business opportunities for attendees and their network in a laid back happy hour atmosphere. A short presentation by the evening reception sponsor will cover industry best practices, and customer stories that will put you on the path to success for your business. Ice-breaker contests with prizes, passed hors d'oeuvres.
This hybrid in-person/virtual conference will adhere to strict COVID-health and safety protocols including hand sanitizing stations and mandatory mask wearing.
Only 500 tickets will be sold for this event in the heart of downtown San Francisco to ensure maximum social distancing. San Francisco offers some of the finest dining in the world, exciting entertainment and nightlife, award-winning spas, salons, luxury shopping, and is home to the world’s largest tech giants.