Patent Basics @ Virtual Webinar
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This module will cover the basic facts about patents. We will explore the different types of patents, including utility, design, and plant. We will define the difference and use of both provisional patent applications and non-provisional patent applications. Further, we will discuss the process of patent prosecution, the role of the U.S. patent examiner and what to expect when working with the USPTO. Information regarding a number of patent prosecution programs and initiatives available to applicants will also be provided.

Webinar presented in collaboration with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

A confirmation email with the Zoom login information will be sent after registration, please be on the lookout for it.
Como Iniciar un Negocio en Virginia (How to Start a Business in VA) @ Virtual Webinar
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Este seminario cubrirá información sobre los pasos a seguir para iniciar un negocio:

  • Conocer las diferentes estructuras legales de negocios
  • Proceso de Incorporación/Registración en VA
  • Contabilidad e Impuestos para su negocio
  • Licencias de Negocios
  • Empleados vs Contratistas Independientes
  • Recursos para Financiamiento

Todas las capacitaciones se entregarán en Español a través de zoom. (All trainings will be delivered in Spanish via Zoom.)

Por favor regístrese para el seminario y recibirá su confirmación para acceder a la sesión por medio de Zoom.

Para más información enviar un texto a Cely Argueta, Consultora de Negocios al 301-401-7317.

Grow Your Business with Digital Marketing @ Virtual Webinar
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Updated for 2023

Businesses need to understand the basics of digital marketing now more than ever, because digital marketing creates growth.

Learn about the basics of digital marketing, including:

  • Social Media
  • Email Marketing
  • Paid Ads
  • SEO
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • How to use analytics to measure your success
A confirmation email with the Zoom login information will be sent after registration, please be on the lookout for it.

Instructor: Cameron Nelson, Chief Digital Advisor, Virginia SBDC

Mr. Nelson has over 18 years experience in technology, and as a senior tech consultant in Silicon Valley helping Fortune 500 companies improve their digital marketing and eCommerce. At the same time he founded several tech companies, including a SaaS website for tree preservation and a blockchain platform for nonprofits. Cameron is accomplished in language, culture, has an MBA and MA and believes new technology products have the ability to help shape our world for the better.


Fee: No Cost