The White House and the Small Business Administration are hosting an event called YES: Young Entrepreneur Summit for Veterans. According to the press release:
With youth unemployment twice the national average
in many communities,
particularly among veterans,
SBA recognizes a need to promote and better support
the efforts of young people looking to create jobs – for themselves and others.
Young veteran entrepreneurs are a
dynamic resource for national recovery and growth.
The goal of this event is to bring together leading young entrepreneurs, financiers, youth advocacy organizations and government experts to listen, address critical challenges and formulate public policy measures needed to move the veteran young entrepreneur’s business agenda to the next level.
When: Monday, November 7, 2011
Time: 5:30 PM PCT
Where: San Diego State University’s Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center
5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA
To register for this event, go to: https://www.sba.gov/youngentrepreneurs