AUGUST 2-3

September 26-28, 2021

NO TRAVEL NEEDED

Las Vegas, NV

GUEST EXPERTS

Breakout Sessions

LEARN & NETWORK

Learn & Network



About the 2021 United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce National Conference

The 2021 USHCC National Conference is the largest gathering of Hispanic business leaders in America. Our annual conference brings together local Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, Hispanic business leaders, and corporate partners, to foster Hispanic economic development for the greater American economy. This year’s conference will take place in person from September 26-28, 2021 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV.

Each year, our National Conference attendees engage in policy-driven interactive discussions with America's business leaders, members of Congress and the Administration, and other partners, as we provide informational sessions on strengthening and growing Hispanic-owned businesses, network, and advocate as one unified voice for our country's 4.7 million Hispanic-owned businesses.

We look forward to seeing you in person and virtually soon!

Agenda

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2021

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The State of Latino Business: La Gran Bienvenida and National Welcome Reception

Location TBD





MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2021

7:30 am – 9:45 am

ERG Summit & Challenge: Building Capacity Through Supplier Diversity Plenary and Breakfast



9:45 am – 10:00 am

USHCC National Conference Morning Break



10:00 am – 11:15 am

Workshop #1: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program: Hispanic Business Revitalization Through Public Private Partnerships



10:00 am – 11:15 am

Workshop #2: Green Builds Business: HBEs Building America’s Infrastructure for Tomorrow’s Clean Energy Future



11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Pulling Together: The Importance of Racial Equity in the Latinx and Minority Communities for our National Economic Growth Plenary and Luncheon


Panel 1: Economics and Demographics of America’s Latino Future

Panel 2: The Role of Corporations, Governments, and Foundations in Uplifting Hispanic and Minority Entrepreneurs through Procurement



2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

USHCC Hispanic Business Expo Hall



2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Workshop #3: Bridging the Gap of the Digital Divide in America



2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Workshop #4: Scaling Hispanic Business Enterprises (HBEs): Community Partners Unlocking Access to Capital Opportunities



3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

USHCC Expo Hall / National Conference Break



5:30pm – 7:00 pm

The Power of Connectivity: Hispanic Business Connections Reception





TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2021

7:30 am – 9:00 am

In Her Footsteps: Women in Business and Leadership Plenary and Breakfast
Women’s Economic Power and Redefining Role in America


Panel 1: Latino Corporate Directors Association (LCDA) Panel

Panel 2: C-Suite/HBE Latina Executive Panel



9:45 am – 10:00 am

USHCC National Conference Morning Break



10:00 am – 11:15 am

Workshop #5: Returning to Work: Supporting the Health and Wealth of Hispanic-Owned Businesses



10:00 am – 11:15 am

Workshop #6: How to do Business with the Federal Government



11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Hispanic Business After the Global Pandemic Plenary Luncheon



2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

USHCC Hispanic Business Expo Hall



2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Workshops #7: Coca-Cola STEP Program for Female Entrepreneurs



2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Workshop #8: USMCA and Binational Development with Mexican Leaders



2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Workshop #9: The Chamber Leadership Alliance Solidarity Workshop: How to Partner as a Chamber of Commerce with Fortune 100 Companies on Racial Equity Initiatives



3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

USHCC Hispanic Business Expo Hall/National Conference Afternoon Break



4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

USHCC Chamber Presidents Roundtable



3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Business Matchmaking



7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

USHCC National Conference Closing Awards Gala



Frequently Asked Questions

For billing questions, please email finance@ushcc.com. For questions about registration, please email Laura Sosa at lsosa@ushcc.com.
It is different for virtual and in-person attendees, please see below:

Virtual: Cancellation as a virtual attendee is non-refundable.

In-Person: Cancellation of registration must be submitted in writing via email to lsosa@ushcc.com and must be dated on or before 5:00 p.m. Central Time on Friday, September 3, 2021, to receive a refund minus a $100 USD registration cancellation processing fee. After September 3, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. ET, no refunds will be granted.
Hotel reservations are being made through a reservation link directly with the hotel. The link is included in your confirmation email. To secure USHCC’s special group hotel rate, your hotel reservation must be booked by Friday, September 3, 2021. For additional informaton visit our transportation and travel page.
In addition to our in person networking events, we will also provide our virtual lounge on our conference website, where any attendee will be able to chat and have video calls with other virtual and in person attendees without leaving our conference website. Make sure to visit our virtual lounge to start connecting with other attendees.
All sessions will be available to watch for 30 days after the event. To watch a session on-demand, go to the Agenda Page, select the session you wish to view and click the "Watch Recording" button. Recorded sessions will be available to view within 48 hours after the end of the conference.
The USHCC’s Business Matchmaking provides a unique forum for Hispanic Business Enterprises (HBEs) to connect with procurement officers from federal agencies and Fortune 500 companies, representing hundreds of millions of dollars in business opportunities. Small businesses or suppliers must pre-register for the event using individual North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes or business categories. Each meeting lasts approximately 20 minutes. All meetings are scheduled on a first come, first served basis.

The USHCC In-Person/Virtual Business Matchmaking event will take place on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm PT. There is no cost to attend in person or virtually. If you already registered, you will receive a separate email from Possible Missions with additional details. If you didn’t sign up for business matchmaking during the registration process and would like to participate, please email Monica Garza at mgarza@ushcc.com.
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Fernando Meersohn at fmeersohn@ushcc.com.