SMART Community Exchange (SCE) will offer industry specific speaker series featuring a variety of key topics with valuable insights. Our speakers are thought leaders and subject matter experts in their fields.
As part of our community education initiative, the speaker series will be available to SCE Partner organizations, at no cost, to be shared with their stakeholders. SCE speakers will also be available as keynote speakers for conferences and events, through the SMART Speakers’ Bureau.
Secure America SMART-R information exchange provides community partners exclusive access to “Secure America SMART-R” keynote videos featuring international and national thought leaders in preparedness and resilience.
The program provides Investors and Business Executives access to regional intelligence, resources, funding, and contacts they need to successfully invest, enter, and expand reach and operations in SMART Communities within the United States, U.S. Territories, and her Allies.
The series provides training programs related to doing business in local communities, provided by local Business Advisors, regional training from Economic Development Agencies and US Trade and Development training from US government agencies such as Select USA, SBA and IRS.
The Women in SMART partners are female entrepreneurs, corporate executives, venture capitalists, angel investors, and attorneys interested in supporting their international female peers in their new market launch to help overcome the challenges they face in scaling, promoting, fundraising, and establishing their business in a new market.