2016 America’s Small Business Summit & The latino Coalition Small Business Summit

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To expand on the success of last spring’s America’s Small Business Summit, The Latino Coalition (TLC) has once again partnered with The U.S. Chamber of Commerce to bring our members to the 2016 America’s Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C.

As an event partner, TLC members can attend the 2016 Summit and participate in the June 15th Latino Coalition Small Business Summit at a special discounted rate. Please click below to register for the Full Conference. 

Please note: those who register for the full conference do not have to register for the June 15th event, registration is already included. 


Small Business Summit Agenda
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

7:30am – 8:15am


U.S. Chamber Briefing Center


Breakfast & Registration  
8:15am – 9:00am


U.S. Chamber
Briefing Center


Opening Session                 


Welcoming Remarks:

Hector Barreto, Chairman, The Latino Coalition

Congressman Jeff Denham 



9:00am – 10:00am


U.S. Chamber
Briefing Center


It’s Not What You Make; It’s What you Get to Keep

Strategies for Navigating the Current Regulatory Environment


An in-depth discussion about the current regulatory climate at the federal level, and how new and proposed regulations could impact your business.


10:00am – 11:00am 


U.S. Chamber
Briefing Center


In Business, You Reap What You Sow

Trends and Opportunities for Entrepreneurs


Have You Considered Expanding Your Business Portfolio? What are the current trends and opportunities for entrepreneurs looking to diversify their business portfolio?  This panel will feature business leaders who can provide you with the knowledge and insights needed to seize an array of exciting opportunities.


11:00am – 12:00pm


U.S. Chamber
Briefing Center


Rev Up Your Business With the Tools of Today…and Tomorrow

The Technology You Need, Now


The difference between success and failure in the modern business world often comes down to using technology to your advantage. Discover new small-business tech solutions that will improve efficiency and help boost productivity while saving time and money.

12:00pm – 1:30pm


U.S. Chamber
Hall of Flags



Is it the Best of Times or the Worst of Times?

The State of Hispanic Small Business

  • Ambassador Carlos Manual Sada Saldana  


2:15pm – 4:00pm


Senate Dirksen Room 50*

Who Cares What Happens in Washington? We Do.

What the Changes in the Political Landscape May Mean for Your Business


The political forces we have seen in play during this election year are unprecedented. While the next president and Congress will likely have a profound impact on the business landscape, in this session we will examine the current legislative proposals that may become law in this new political environment, and what impact they may have on business growth and job creation. Meet Key Leaders from Congress who will highlight these current efforts and discuss what may happen in the future.


–       Co – hosted by the Senate Republican Task Force on Hispanic Affairs


5:00 pm – 7:00 pm


210 Cannon House Office Building*

Closing Reception 


To Our Health!

A Toast to the Health and Growth of Your Business


We are pleased to have two members of Congress, who are also physicians, to close out this year’s TLC Small business summit. They will offer their diagnosis of the condition of the country and their prescriptions for economic growth and job creation.


  • Congressman Tom Price, M,D, (R-Ga.)
  • Congressman Joe Heck, D.O. (R-Nev.)

Sponsored by: Tributo a Mi Padre Tequila 




2500 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 234-0700


Summit attendees receive a discounted rate of $295 per night