The Original Small Business Expo.
Founded in the USA in 2008 -- by a U.S. Small Business Owner for U.S. Small Business Owners.


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Small Business Expo hosts America's Largest Business to Business Trade Shows, Small Business Conferences, Educational & Networking Events for Small Business Owners, Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups.

Small Business Expo has brought together hundreds of thousands of Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs at its best-in-class business conferences and networking events since 2008.

At Small Business Expo’s trade shows and small business conferences, Business owners and entrepreneurs attend cutting-edge workshops, seminars and keynote presentations, network with other passionate small businesses, and gain valuable insights to grow their small business. Small Business Expo brings together entrepreneurs, business owners, start-ups and industry experts in a collaborative environment. Attendees have the opportunity to explore a diverse range of exhibitors and vendors, attend workshops & seminars, industry leader keynote presentations and engage in one-on-one discussions with potential clients, partners, vendors and investors. Small Business Expo aims to foster collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and business development within the small business community. We feature keynote speakers, panel discussions, and interactive sessions addressing various aspects of entrepreneurship including marketing strategies, sales growth, leadership, financial management, and technology integration. The Small Business Expo provides a unique space for small businesses to thrive, connect, learn, and discover innovative solutions to challenges they may face in the competitive market. Whether seeking exposure, partnerships, or resources, attendees can leverage the Small Business Expo to enhance their entrepreneurial journey and contribute to the overall growth of their small business.

Small Business Expo is the most anticipated Event of the year for you to take strategic action to immediately improve and grow your Small Business. If you are serious about starting or growing your business, Small Business Expo is a must-attend business conference and networking event for you. Register to attend one of our Small Business Expo’s across the Country.

For businesses that offer a business-to-business product or service, and are looking to target SMB’s at our Business Events & Business Conferences, please visit our Exhibitor Information page.

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Small Business Conference & Networking Event Schedule

Meet Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs at a Small Business Conference Near You

Live Shows


March 14, 2024

Miami Airport Convention Center


March 21, 2024

Rosen Plaza Hotel

Washington, D.C.

April 4, 2024

Charles E. Smith Center


April 17, 2024

The Wanamaker Building, Crystal Tea Room

New York City

May 2, 2024

Javits Convention Center, Hall 1E


May 8, 2024

The Westin Boston Seaport District


June 13, 2024

Isadore and Sadie Dorin Forum

Los Angeles

September 5, 2024

Pasadena Convention Center

San Diego

September 20, 2024

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina


September 25, 2024

Phoenix Convention Center, South Ballroom

San Francisco Bay Area

October 10, 2024

South San Francisco Conference Center

Las Vegas

October 17, 2024

Plaza Hotel & Casino Convention Center


October 30, 2024

NRG Convention Center


November 14, 2024

Palmer Events Center

Dallas / Fort Worth

November 20, 2024

Dallas's Mesquite Convention Center


December 11, 2024

Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart (Building 2, 4th Floor)

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Small Business Expo is America's Largest Business-to-Business Trade Show and business conference for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs to learn about how to grow their small business. Established in 2008, Small Business Expo has hosted over 225 business networking conferences in key small business hubs across the United States. Small Business Expo ensures a substantial return on investment for small business owners through educational workshops and seminars, an exhibitor hall filled with innovative b2b business products & services designed for business growth, expert keynote speakers, and extensive face-to-face networking opportunities. Attendees engage with industry experts, explore exhibitors and vendors, and gain valuable knowledge in critical areas like marketing, sales, leadership, finance, and technology (just to name a few).

The Small Business Expo hosts business events in major cities across the United States. To find a business networking event near you and register to attend, please visit the Small Business Expo Tour Schedule.

By providing entrepreneurs and small businesses with a rich reservoir of educational resources, including unique opportunities to connect with potential clients, collaborators, and influential figures in their industry, the Small Business Expo is a decisive step to success. Attending the Expo is an invaluable investment for any individual or company looking to accelerate their business growth.

Small business owners, entrepreneurs, and start-ups of all experience levels converge at the Small Business Expo, where they discover cutting-edge resources to elevate their businesses. Whether you’ve been in business for 20+ years, a new business recently started in the last year, or a passionate entrepreneur with a new idea who is ready to take the next step in starting a business, Small Business Expo is THE place to get inspired, learn & connect. With exhibitors representing a broad spectrum of sectors and industries, attendees have an opportunity to explore solutions within their own sector or beyond, making the Small Business Expo an ideal setting for crafting mutually beneficial B2B connections.

The Small Business Expo is FREE to attend! Your free registration guarantees access to all of the educational workshops, Keynote Speaker presentations, industry meet-ups, and the Business Card Exchange. You will also have the opportunity to take advantage of exclusive deals and discounts in the Exhibitor Hall, where exhibitors offer an extensive variety of products and services catering to the needs of small businesses.

Our workshop sessions and Keynote presentations, led by successful industry professionals, cover key areas relevant to SMBs and entrepreneurs, providing attendees with practical tools and guidance for improving their business strategies and streamlining their operations. We’ve had some incredible Keynote Speakers present on our Main Stage including (but not limited to): Barbara Corcoran (Shark on ABC’s TV Show, Shark Tank), Bill Rancic (Winner of the first season of The Apprentice), Chris Gardner (from the hit Will Smith movie The Pursuit of Happyness, the founder of UGG, the founder of best-selling book series Chicken Soup for the Soul, and major small business expert speakers from AT&T Business, Google, Meta, Intuit, Disney, Microsoft, Constant Contact and more!

You can register to attend any of our national small business networking events. Visit the event page for any Small Business Expo city you wish to attend and simply fill out the short registration form located at the top of the page. See our business tradeshow schedule for this year’s list of shows.

The Small Business Expo features exhibitors from a wide array of industries, offering a variety of unique products, services, and expertise to help accelerate your small business growth—from digital marketing solutions, financial technology, accounting, social media management, SEO, content writing, IT support, ecommerce platforms, payroll providers, merchant services, office support, professional consulting, CRM’s, sales enablement tools, software development, hospitality, website and app design & development, logistics, telecommunications, human resources and employee benefit options, retirement planning and so much more! From a small one person business up to a Fortune 500, vendors that provide a product or service that will help your small business exhibit at our Small Business Expo. Some previous exhibitors and sponsors include (but are not limited to): Google, Amazon, T-Mobile, Meta, Intuit, Delta, Wells Fargo, Yelp, IKEA, Staples, Shark Tank, Indeed, AT&T Business, Comcast, Geico, IBM, Mercedes Benz, Fiserv and many more.

Yes! Companies that exhibit at Small Business Expo range in size from one employee up to 250,000+ employees and vary by industry. The Small Business Expo is designed to maximize the potential for lead generation, accelerate sales, increase brand visibility, and facilitate BtoB marketing and collaboration. If you target SMB’s, your future customers are attending our events.

Please visit our comprehensive Exhibitor Information page to learn more about sponsoring or exhibiting at the Small Business Expo.

To stay updated about Small Business Expo and important business networking events and announcements, please visit our Attendee Information page and scroll to the bottom to Join Our Email List.

The Small Business Expo offers several additional resources to help you grow your business:

You can register for an upcoming Small Business University Webinar—they’re free!—or view any of our past business webinars, available to watch on-demand.

Find even more tips and insights on marketing strategies and more by visiting the Small Business Expo blog.

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Nominate your business for The Best of Small Business Awards! This distinguished award recognizes the best small businesses and entrepreneurs across a number of categories. The Best of Small Business Awards are a great opportunity for increased exposure and credibility.