Los Angeles Banker CRA Roundtable on Small Business Incubators and Innovation in Entrepreneurship

Thursday, October 1, 2015
8:30am - 12:15pm
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Los Angeles Branch
950 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Continental Breakfast will be served.
Parking is available at nearby public lots - See map and directions

Registration is required by Monday, September 28.
There is no cost to attend, but advanced registration is required.

The Fall 2015 Los Angeles Banker CRA Roundtable is focused on small business incubators and innovation in entrepreneurship programs with the intent of exploring how best to foster small business growth in our under-served communities.


8:30 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 am

Welcome and Introductions

9:10 am

Economic Outlook/Forecast

9:50 am

Business Incubators & Innovation

  • Bixel Exchange
    Kevin Lew, Director, Startup Development Program
  • PortTechLA
    Stan Tomsic, Executive Director
  • Local L.A. Kitchen

10:50 am


11:05 am

Bankers’ Sharing Session – “Leveraging incubator innovations for CD qualified projects”

11:50 am

Banker Tables Report Outs

12:05 pm

Announcements, Closing Comments, and Evaluations

12:15 pm



Melody Winter Head, Regional Manager
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco


  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Office of the Comptroller of the Currency