With confirmation hearings for set for tomorrow, the folks at American Express OPEN are hosting a free online forum tomorrow about the future of the SBA. Considering the controversy surrounding fraud and SBA contracting, and President Obama's recent efforts to include small companies in the stimulus plan, there's plenty to discuss.
Amex OPEN's panel discussion will be webcast from 1 to 2 p.m. EST tomorrow. The panel, which will be moderated by John Battelle, the founder of Federated Media Publishing. Also, on the panel is Jeffrey Carr, an associate professor of marketing and entreprneurship at New York University's Stern School of Business; Barbara Kasoff, the CEO and co-founder of Women Impacting Public Policy; and Ken Yancey the CEO of SCORE.
Check out the webcast here.