SCORE is a national, non-profit organization founded by the US Small Business Administration more than fifty years ago. It was created to help small businesses succeed by offering free, confidential one-on-one mentoring and affordable skills-based workshops. Today, SCORE NYC, one of its largest chapters in the country, does more than 11,000 mentoring sessions a year in eight locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx.

SCORE NYC offers you two ways to learn and enhance your knowledge and skills at the NY Expo.

  • In-depth discussions at Round Tables on six business topics
  • Four exciting speakers and panel discussions presented by the New York Women in Business.

Choose one or both. Note that the sessions run concurrently so remember check the schedule for the programs that interest you.


2017 SCORE Round Tables

There will be four sessions of small, hour-long round table discussion groups beginning at 10:45am. Six different topics – including marketing, digital strategy, sales , business planning and time management – each will each be offered 4X so you can’t miss out. Select up to FOUR topics – only ONE per time slot.

Moderated by industry experts, these discussion groups enable deeper conversation on how startups, entrepreneurs and small businesses can operate more profitably and efficiently.

Register for any of the round table discussions during the New York Business Expo registration process.

2017 Round Table Topics

*each topic/table will run at all of the following times – 10:45 am – 12:00 pm, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm, 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm & 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

BRANDING – “Is Your Business Memorable?” – Learn how stand out from your competition in an increasingly noisy and competitive world.

MARKETING – “How Well Do You Know Your Customer?” – Make sure you are speaking to the right customer – someone who truly cares about what you have to offer.

BIZ PLANNING – “Are My Business Objectives and Priorities Clear?” – Having a clear vision for growing your business can make the difference between succeeding and missing your goals. Learn how to create one to guide your plans for growth.

SALES – “How To Get More Customers For Your Business” – You need both new and old customers to grow. Learn how to get and retain more customers for your business.

DIGITAL – “How Do I Increase Traffic To My Website?” – How effective has your website been in getting new leads and sales? Learn strategies for driving traffic to your website and increasing engagement.

TIME MANAGEMENT – “Control Time and Get More Done” – How productive are you? Learn strategies to help you control your time better so you can get more done

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2017 NY Women in Business Seminars

NY Women in Business will be hosting education in the SCORE Show Floor Theater – there will be four exciting speakers and panel discussions throughout the day.  Sign up for any of these sessions during the registration process for the New York Business Expo.

*Click on any of the sessions below for more info.

2017 NYWIB Seminar Schedule

Tuesday, November 7 Session LocationSpeaker
10:45 am - 12:00 pm 10 Secrets To A Website That Effectively Converts Visitors to Customers SCORE TheaterLiz Kressel - Lizard Media
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Homemade: From Kitchens to Market Success SCORE TheaterPanel Discussion
1:45 pm - 3:00 pm Financial Fluency: How Do You Know If Your Business Is Making Money? SCORE TheaterLinda Hamilton - Linda A Hamilton CPA LLC
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm The New Matchmakers: Enabling Connections That Create New Market Opportunities SCORE TheaterPanel Discussion

2017 NY Women in Business Speakers

  • Terry Frishman
    Terry Frishman
  • Linda Hamilton
    Linda Hamilton
    Linda Hamilton CPA LLC
  • Robyn Hatcher
    Robyn Hatcher
    Speak Etc.
  • Marian Knowles
    Marian Knowles
  • Liz Kressel
    Liz Kressel
    Lizard Media
  • Ellen Nemcova
    Ellen Nemcova
    Regal Vegan
  • Deepti Sharma
    Deepti Sharma
  • Cheryl Surana
    Cheryl Surana
    Brooklyn Cookie Company
  • Noha Waibsnaider
    Noha Waibsnaider
    Peeled Snacks
  • Liz Wilkes
    Liz Wilkes
  • Neta Zwebner
    Neta Zwebner