From April 30 to May 2, 2018, EIG joined leaders from across the microbusiness and microfinance industry for the 2018 AEO National Microbusiness Conference: Moving Main Street Forward. More than 600 executives, decision-makers, microfinance practitioners, advocates, policymakers, small business advisors, educators, funders, investors, fintech influentials and entrepreneurs from across the nation gathered in Detroit to share, network and collaborate on ways we can move Main Street forward through inclusion, innovation and investment.

Economic Innovation Group’s director of research, Kenan Fikri, participated in an exciting working group on “Resilient Local Economies — approaches that are making a difference when place matters for business owners.” To learn more, visit:

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Kenan Fikri

Director of Research

Economic Innovation Group