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Veterans Business Outreach Center

Events


Data shows that most veterans start service oriented businesses.  However, the most successful firms in the long run have manufactured some product.  Data shows that most veterans start service oriented businesses. However, the most successful firms in the long run have manufactured some product.  Manufacturing Mondays will focus on developing next generation assistive technology and gaining access to Navy patents that are available for commercialization.  TMAC/Texas NIST Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center will provide expertise in prototyping and design for manufacturing capabilities.  Join us each month for our Manufacturing Mondays workshop.  Register below.

Schedule to be posted soon...


Third Thursday Think Tank

The Veterans Business Outreach Center at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTAVBOC) hosts a monthly veteran entrepreneur training and networking event. This event gives participants the opportunity to meet with other veterans, exchange ideas, and get on path towards starting, building, and growing a viable business. UTAVBOC advisors, subject matter experts and practitioners will be on site to teach and answer questions. Each session will take place from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at the College of Business, Room 609 or 610. Please sign up and join us for the following topics:




B2B

Boots to Business (B2B) is the two-step entrepreneurial training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a training track within the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program (TAP). This course is open to Servicemembers (including members of the National Guard and Reserves) and their spouses. Below you will find the dates for the B2Bs in North Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. For those Service members who have already transitioned back to civilian life, VBOC offers Boots to Business Reboot (B2BR). Click here to sign up for any and all B2Bs and B2BRs.

2018 B2B Schedule