8:45 a.m. - Registration
9:00 a.m. - Welcome Remarks – Jeff Wasden, President, Colorado Business Roundtable
9:10 a.m. - Program Overview – "EXIM and USG Support for Small Business Exports” - Director Judith Pryor, EXIM
9:20 a.m. - Panel Discussion – "Resources to Grow Your Exports"
EXIM, SBA, and Commerce representatives describe how their financing products can help small and medium-size business owners expand their export opportunities globally. Additional participants may include EXIM customers, insurance brokers, lenders, and state and local stakeholders.
- Kelly Kemp, Regional Director, Central Region, EXIM Bank
- Paul Bergman, Jr., Director-Denver U.S. Export Assistance Center U.S. Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration
- Bryson Patterson, Regional Manager, Export Solutions Group Office of International Trade, U.S. Small Business Administration
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - One-on-One Meetings and Networking Session
Attendees have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with federal agency representatives throughout the forum to ask questions and learn how to access EXIM and other government resources to resolve their exporting needs.