Unleashing Entrepreneurial Opportunity: Business Innovation in the Obama Second Term
Description: High-levelFederal Government representatives discuss government transparency at its best in the form of initiatives that are unleashing the power of entrepreneurs to create jobs and spur economic growth by eliminating the barriers between entrepreneurs and government data, and using government to create business opportunities.
- Presiding Officer: Ari Fitzgerald, Partner, Hogan Lovells; Member, MMTC Board of Directors and Board Secretary
- Kimberly Marcus, Associate Director for Office of Legislative, Education and Intergovernmental Affairs, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), U.S. Department of Commerce
- John Padalino, Acting Administrator, Rural Utilities Service, United States Department of Agriculture (RUS-USDA)