INSPIRE. IGNITE. IMPACT.
October 5-7, 2022 | Arlington, TX
Our battlefield may have been in a distant or foreign land. Starting and growing a business may feel just as distant and foreign. But, you can live the American dream of business ownership!
Business Beyond the Battlefield provides collaborative, hands-on, interactive learning opportunities including inspirational keynotes, subject matter expert breakout sessions, opportunities to develop connections with experienced coaches and mentors, expert referrals and dynamic business development networking activities.
BBBC is a LIVE 3-Day business-to-business networking & educational event, trade show & conference for military connected business owners, entrepreneurs, start-ups, decision-makers or anyone who is interested in starting, growing or empowering military connected small businesses!
2022 Conference Schedule
DAY 1: Access to Capital | DAY 2: Entrepreneurship through Acquisition | DAY 3: Entrepreneurial Leadership
DAY 1: Wednesday, October 5
0730-1130 Registration Opens/ Pre-conference Networking
0900-1100 Pre-conference AT&T Stadium Tour
1130-1200 Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference Kick-Off and Opening ceremony: Color Pledge Anthem
1200-1230 SBA Administrator Fireside Chat
1240-1330 SBA Resource Partner Panel
1340-1430 Converting Social Capital to Financial Capital: Understanding Crowdfunding
1440-1530 Breakout Sessions
Access to Capital Panel with Q&A
The Loan Dating Game
Unlocking the Secret to Just-In-Time Capital
1700-1730 Networking & Sponsor Reception
1730-1800 Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference Kick-Off!
1845-1945 Networking Texas State Fair
DAY 2: Thursday, October 6
0820-0830 Business Beyond the Battlefield Daily Drawings and Give-A-Ways
0830-0920 Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition and Franchising
0930-1020 Breakout Sessions What’s Hot and What’s Not: Franchising as a Career, Investment or both!
How to Franchise Your Business and Grow Exponentially
T.I.P.S. for Maximizing Opportunities as a Veterans or Military Spouse
Kickstart Your Entrepreneurial Journey in Government Contracting
1200-1300 Fireside Chat and Franchise Giveaway
1300-1430 StageFranchise Panel with Q&A
1700-1900 Small Business of the Year Award Dinner and Keynote
1900-2200 Networking & TNF Watch Party by Rehab Warriors
DAY 3: Friday, October 7
0730-0800 Breakfast & Business Beyond the Battlefield Daily Drawings and Give-A-Ways
0800-0950 Live to Lead Live Simulcast
0950-1020 Networking and Coffee Break
1020-1200 Live to Lead Live Simulcast
1200-1210 Conference Wrap Up & BBBC2023 Preview
12:10 PM-4:00 Expo & Networking
Don’t miss Live2Lead on Day 3, featuring John Maxwell and fellow world-class leadership experts!
Become an Exhibitor!
Your presence as a BBBVirtual exhibitor is invaluable to our mission of increasing awareness, facilitating access and inspiring action. It is vital to the growth and expansion of the military connected business owners community.
If you are a FRANCHISE seeking qualified Veterans as franchisees, EXHIBIT and SHARE your Veteran-friendly franchise opportunity. If you own an existing business and are seeking a buyer for your near-term exit strategy, join us and create direct and vital connections with Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference attendees, all of whom are military-connected entrepreneurs and small business owners who are seeking new business opportunities and partnerships.
Why Sponsor Business Beyond the Battlefield?
Business Beyond the Battlefield sponsors are like global ambassadors for remarkable entrepreneurship training. They are people who care about the military-connected community and want to bring valuable, proven principles and entrepreneur resources to growing small businesses.
Quite simply, Business Beyond the Battlefield provides a platform for attendees, partners and presenters to align, to add value and make connections!