PROVIDENCE, R.I. \u2014 As part of\u00a0National Small Business Week, the\u00a0U.S. Small Business Administration\u00a0and cosponsors will host all virtual events September 22-24, 2020.\n\nThis year\u2019s National Small Business Week activities will include numerous educational panels providing retooling and innovative practices for entrepreneurs as our nation\u2019s small businesses look to pivot and recover, contributing to a stronger economy. The event will recognize the national award winners, including the naming of the National Small Business Person of the Year.\nThe National Small Business Week event schedule includes three days recognizing America\u2019s outstanding entrepreneurs, shining a spotlight on the nation\u2019s 30 million small businesses across the country.\nDetails and registration information will be posted on\u00a0https:\/\/www.sba.gov\/NSBW\u00a0\u00a0as events are finalized.\u00a0\n\nTuesday, September 22, 1 p.m. EST\u00a0\u2013 \u201cPride in America\u2019s Small Businesses\u201d\nDay\u2019s events include:\nNational Small Business Week Welcome - SBA Administrator\u00a0Jovita Carranza\nKeynote Address\nNational Small Business Week Awards Presentations\n\nWednesday, September 23, 9 a.m. EST\u00a0\u2013 \u201cPreparing for a stronger tomorrow: Recovery, Adaptation, and Innovation\u201d\nDay\u2019s events include:\nPanel Discussion Series - America\u2019s Strength, Learning to Pivot and Innovate\nMid-day Sessions - SBA\u2019s Veteran Resources and Veteran Success Story Videos\n\u00a0\nThursday, September 24, 9 a.m. EST\u00a0\u2013 \u201cPreparing for a stronger tomorrow: Recovery, Adaptation, and Innovation\u201d\nDay\u2019s events include:\nPanel Discussion Series - America\u2019s Strength, Learning to Pivot and Innovate\nMid-day Sessions - The Business Landscape of today and Federal and Local Resources to Empower Small Businesses\nCosponsorship\u00a0Authorization #SBW2020. SBA\u2019s participation in this Cosponsored Activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products, or services of any Cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.