Events

Upcoming & Past Events

  • Get Set Up for Success in 2023
    Dec 14, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Webinar
    Set yourself up for Small Business/Freelance success in 2023…and end the year strong! This presentation will tackle the top financial concerns that every Small Business Owner/Freelancer has, from taxes obligations to invoicing and pricing yourself.
  • Celebrating Small Businesses Panel + Networking
    Dec 01, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    MyPoint Credit Union, 9420 Farnham St, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    MyPoint Credit Union, San Diego County Imperial Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Accessory, San Diego and Imperial Women’s Business Center, and ABASD invite you to network and learn about the available resources for a successful 2023 with an insight on benefits for small businesses.
  • CAPIAA San Diego Area Listening Session
    Nov 17, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    ABASD Office, 7675 Dagget St # 340, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    Join the California Commission on Asian & Pacific Islander American Affairs for the San Diego Area Listening Session!
  • Strategic Alliance Community Mixer
    Thu, Nov 03
    UCSD Park & Market
    Nov 03, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    UCSD Park & Market, 1100 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
    Join the Strategic Alliance of Ethnic Chambers for a Community Mixer!
  • Social Media Marketing
    Thu, Nov 03
    Online Webinar
    Nov 03, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT
    Online Webinar
    Learn best practices for marketing principles in your social media marketing and make social much easier and more effective. We will cover your audience and how to maximize your channels, understand brand tone and voice, develop strategies and understand how to measure your success.
  • Digital Presence 101 & Accepting Payment Remotely
    Oct 13, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT
    Online Webinar
    Join Square eCommerce specialist Martin Guerrero to walk you through the basics of claiming your online presence and what you need to build your website. In our time together we’ll cover claiming your domain, creating a first impression, and focusing on the right website elements for your business.
  • Meta Prosper Breakfast at Boost Small Business Studios
    Oct 12, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Building 177, 2875 Dewey Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Meta Prosper is Meta’s Asian Pacific Islander community support program, dedicated to building economic opportunity for the API community. Please join us for a breakfast reception at the Meta Small Business Studios event starting at 8:00am on Wednesday, October 12.
  • Fall Community Mixer
    Wed, Oct 05
    Common Theory
    Oct 05, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Common Theory, 4805 Convoy St, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    Join ABASD, NAAAP SD, Tax & Financial Group, KAC San Diego, and KABA San Diego for an evening of great food, drinks, & company to kick off the fall season!
  • Financial & Digital Empowerment for Small Business Owners
    Sep 29, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Online Meeting (Live)
    During this session, you will learn ways to strengthen both your personal and professional financial practices. You will also be introduced to Mastercard’s Digital Doors program -- e-commerce capabilities, products, and resources that can help empower your business to thrive online.
  • Better Management
    Tue, Sep 27
    Skyline Hills Branch Library
    Sep 27, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Skyline Hills Branch Library, 7900 Paradise Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92139, USA
    Are you looking to improve as an owner, manager, or leader? In this in-person workshop we will be engaging in activities to bring clarity in staffing and daily operations. These exercises will help reflect on communication and sharpen skills when leading a team.
  • We Have The Power: Nonpartisan AAPI Voter Engagement Event
    Sat, Aug 27
    Asian Business Association Office
    Aug 27, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Asian Business Association Office, 7675 Dagget St # 340, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    Join the comprehensive training as we cover the ins and outs of community organizing including voter registration, volunteer recruitment, voter turnout tactics and strategies, and so much more!
  • Summer Community Mixer [RSVPs Closed]
    Wed, Aug 24
    My Point Credit Union Building
    Aug 24, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    My Point Credit Union Building, 9420 Farnham St, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Asian Business Association SD, MyPoint Credit Union, Ignite Sparked by BBB, and the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce North San Diego invite you to our Summer Community Mixer!
  • San Diego International Airport New Terminal 1 Concessions Information Event
    Aug 22, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Online Webinar
    Join us for a virtual event to learn more about the many new dining and retail concessions opportunities in San Diego International Airport’s new, state-of-the-art terminal — the New T1.
  • International Business Mixer
    Fri, Aug 19
    University Club Atop Symphony Towers
    Aug 19, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    University Club Atop Symphony Towers, 750 B St Suite #3400, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
    Join the Philippine Consulate General, Philippine Trade and Investment Center in Los Angeles, Council of Philippine American Organizations of SD County, Filipino American Chamber of Commerce North SD, and Asian Business Association SD for the San Diego International Business Mixer!
  • Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Training
    Aug 18, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Online Webinar
    The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Public Information Office (PIO) will provide a short Power Point presentation that will include a brief overview of the new mandatory Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) training required for alcohol servers and their managers.
  • Create Your Website Workshop
    Thu, Jul 28
    Access Inc.
    Jul 28, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Access Inc., 2612 Daniel Ave, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    Do you want to create your own website? Are you a small business owner, artist, blogger, or writer? In this workshop, we’ll talk about how to start your own website from scratch for free, design a unique website, and learn how to sell your products on your website.
  • [POSTPONED] Create Your Website Workshop
    Jul 13, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Access Inc., 2612 Daniel Ave, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    [WORKSHOP POSTPONED] Do you want to create your own website? Are you a small business owner, artist, blogger, or writer? In this workshop, we’ll talk about how to start your own website from scratch for free, design a unique website, and learn how to sell your products on your website.
  • Business Access to Capital & Investor Options with Juan Carlos Hernandez (California Southern)
    Jun 28, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Connect All @ The Jacob's Center, 404 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92114, USA
    Meet Juan Carlos Hernandez, the President and CEO of California Southern SBDC! He will share his experience on business access to capital & investor options. Don't miss out!

ABASD is part of the San Diego & Imperial SBDC Network. The network serves entrepreneurs and small businesses with low to no-cost services to support business growth.

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S Small Business Administration and Wells Fargo Foundation.

Funded in part through a Grant with the California Office of the Small Business Advocate.