Entrepreneurship, leadership, startups, bootstrapped

businesses, economic equity and more. I’d love to speak at your next event.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

04/16/24 - 2024 Arizona Good Business Summit - The Lack of Access to Capital

Why is there a gap in the market for small businesses looking to acquire capital? As a state with so many entrepreneurs and growing enterprises, shouldn’t financing be an accessible and affordable opportunity to start and expand a business? Join Jenny Poon and other industry professionals to discuss the need, the impact and the solutions that allow businesses to invest in themselves and build wealth and opportunity in Arizona.

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Past Speaking Engagements

03/06/24 - Coworking Alliance Summit

The annual Coworking Alliance Summit navigate global issues, to strengthen ties across the coworking industry, and work collectively towards our future goals. We believe in working collaboratively and building bridges, so we’re holding space for the conversations that matter the most to the international coworking movement.

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02/09-10/24 - WordCamp Phoenix 2024

Explore, Engage, Elevate

Bringing together top WordPress experts from around the world, hundreds of novice WordPress users, and everyone in between.

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01/23/24 - NWBC January 2024 Public Meeting

The National Women's Business Council (NWBC) is holding a public meeting on 01/23/24 at 12:00 PM EST. This meeting will allow Council Members to review what was accomplished in 2023 and preview what may be accomplished over the next year.

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11/14/23 - State of GovTech 2023

Innovation Track: Regional Innovation Hubs

Join Jenny Poon as she discusses Innovation Hubs. Learn how state and local government is using emerging technology to solve problems and better deliver services to their constituents.

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10/25-27/23 - 2023 AAED Fall Forum

Mastering Public-Private Partnerships: Navigating Challenges, Achieving Success

Delve into the real challenges that came from partnering between cities and private organizations and how they overcame them to create effective programs in key communities.

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In our 2023 Fall Summit, SCN Board Member Jenny Poon will introduce you to pioneering entrepreneurs, policymakers, and economic game-changers that help cultivate strong, resilient communities that advocate diversity, equity, and inclusive innovation.

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03/08/23 - Women With Vision - Revival of Entrepreneurship

This conference will be a day for women just starting in business and those in need of a revitalization of their business to interact with other women in business and learn what it takes to survive and thrive in todays economy and business world.

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03/01/23 - 2023 Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium Part One: Leading Change

Join us as we kick off our 2023 Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium series. We will hear from women who are leading change in their fields as they share their experiences as innovators, entrepreneurs, and role models.

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02/27/23 - 10th Annual Mentoring Monday

Join this uplifting community of women empowering other women in programs held in 40 cities across the country from Albany to Honolulu. This speed coaching event is a catalyst for meaningful introductions and engaging conversations with businesswomen representing a variety of industries from all over our region.

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02/08/23 - NWBC Public Meeting

This event will allow Council Members to review what has been accomplished over the past year and preview what may be accomplished over the next year.

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10/17/22 - SCN Fall Summit 2022 - TX

"Immigrant Entrepreneurship"

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09/27/22 - New Mexico Governor's Statewide Conference on Economic Development - NM

"Technical Track: Data, Analytics, and Assessing Your Community"

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09/18-21/22 - IEDC Annual Conference - OKC

Connecting with thousands of economic development professionals at the 2022 IEDC Annual Conference and turn disruption into opportunity.

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09/08/22 - Speak with Presence™

Speak with confidence in all your spheres of influence, without being perfect.

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09/07/22 - Tech for the Greater Good

Tech for the Greater Good: How local governments are employing technology to drive equity and community input

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"Data and Cities - New Approaches for Smarter Governments"

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04/20/21 - Local First - AZ Good Business Summit

"Perseverance Through a Pandemic"

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10/20-22/20 - SCN Fall Virtual Summit

"Trends and COVID pivots"

9/29/20 - Small Business Economic Resiliency Conference, National League of Cities

"Building Resilient Businesses"

9/16/20 - ESHIP SUMMIT, Kauffman Foundation

"How to Build a Citywide, Inclusive Digital Platform for Entrepreneurs -- in 30 days"

9/16/19 - Spain Coworking Conference

"Automate your Operations"

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