What is the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference?

The Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference is a three-day business event tailored to both established business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.

How many people attended the conference last year?
There were more than 1,200 attendees at last year’s conference.

What is the appropriate attire for the event?
Business attire is the appropriate dress for Entrepreneurs Conference events. The attire for the opening reception is resort casual and there is usually a formal or semi-formal dinner as well.

Will conference participants be given a list of attendees?
We only provide an Expo Hall exhibitors list in the journal.

What are the elements of the conference?
The conference features intensive sessions, hands-on instruction, networking receptions, an awards luncheon and dinner, and a business-to-business expo.

Do you have any sessions for women entrepreneurs?
Yes our SistersInc. session is geared specifically toward women.

Are there any evening events?
Yes. The conference opens with a welcome reception on Wednesday, May 14, and culminates with an awards dinner on Friday, May 16. – See more at:

Can I sit with my party at the awards luncheon?
If you arrive together, however, attendees are seated randomly on a first-come, first-seated basis.

Does my registration fee include hotel accommodations?
No. The registration fee includes an attendee bag, an event journal, conference sessions, continental breakfast, networking receptions, and the awards luncheon and dinner.

Can registered participants attend all conference sessions and events?
Registered participants as designated by registrant badges will have open access to everything, as listed in the conference journal.

Are meals included in the registration package?
Yes. A continental breakfast will be served on Thursday and Friday for all attendees, the awards luncheon is on Thursday and an awards dinner on Friday.

Where is the event held?

The 2014 Entrepreneurs Conference is being held at the Hyatt Regency Columbus

  • nationwide TopHat
  • Home
  • Money
  • Career
  • Small Business
  • Technology
  • Lifestyle
  • News
  • Photos
  • Videos
  • Magazine
  • TV Shows
  • Events