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LGBT BE Roundtable- Portal Registration Decoded

November 8, 2023 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST


The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce is proud to present a unique roundtable event designed specifically for LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs). This gathering provides an opportunity to connect with industry peers, share experiences, and gain a deeper understanding of the intricacies involved in portal registrations.

The highlight of the evening will be the insights shared by esteemed panelists from Apex and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC). These experts will explain the importance of portal registration for LGBTBEs, helping to demystify the process for both newcomers and established business owners.


Understand the significance of portal registration for LGBTBEs.
Learn about the vital materials and documentation necessary for a streamlined registration process.
Gain clarity on the follow-up workshop and what it encompasses.

Opening Remarks – Joel Barret, Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce
LGBTBE Landscape – A brief overview of the current opportunities and challenges for LGBTBEs.
Portal Registration Decoded – Panelists from Apex and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will provide actionable insights on preparing and participating effectively in portal registration.
Interactive Q&A Session – Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and seek clarifications directly from the experts.
Closing and Introduction to the Follow-Up Workshop – Detailed information for the subsequent workshop, focusing on a deeper dive into the registration process.

Networking Opportunity – Engage, share, and connect with fellow LGBTBEs and panelists.
Who Should Attend?

Existing LGBTBE owners aiming to gain a better grasp on portal registration.
Entrepreneurs considering establishing an LGBTBE.
Stakeholders committed to nurturing an inclusive business environment.

Free for LGBT BE Certified Businesses



November 8, 2023
11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST
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Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce
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