2017 SBI Annual Conference

San Diego, CA - Bahia Resort

Bay front of the San Diego hotels

Sail boats lined up outside of San Diego hotels

February 16 - 18, 2017

Submission Site

Problems? Please refer to our Conference Cancellation Policy

The conference promotes professional development opportunities through keynote speakers, workshops, and paper presentations. An important aspect of the conference is to allow members to share best teaching and research practices, and showcase our Best Papers Awards and Project-of-the Year winners at the Annual Awards Luncheon.Paper Submissions

Highlights of SBI's Conference features
  • Student Consulting Project of the Year Workshops and Competition
  • Teaching and Curriculum Development Workshops
  • Research in Small Business & Entrepreneurship Issues
  • Sharing Best Practices in Our Programs
  • Networking
Rooms and Rates:

Bahia Resort - Standard Garden Room:
  • $169.00 per night (single or double)
  • Wed. February 15 - Sun. February 19
These rates will be extended three (3) days prior and three (3) days after the scheduled meeting dates, as available.

Hotel Reservations

To reserve, click Reservations or call 800.576.4229 before January 16, 2017 and mention Small Business Institute.

All rooms must be guaranteed with a cash deposit or credit card. Cancellations require 72 hours notice.

The deadline to receive the room discount is January 16, 2017.

Important Dates:

  • September 25, 2016 - Submission deadline
  • November 11, 2016 - Notification to authors
  • December 16, 2016 - Preliminary Conference Schedule Published
  • January 6, 2017 - "Early Bird" Conference registration deadling
  • January 16, 2017 - Hotel registration deadline (see information to the left.)
For More Information Please Contact:
Vice President of Programs:
Deborah Cours
California State University, Northridge

Vice-President of Programs-Elect:
Timothy Dunne
Middle Tennessee State University


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