2010 AWIB Annual Procurement Opportunities Conference for Minority/Women-owned Business Enterprises
Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
On Thursday, May 13, 2010 Asian Women In Business will host our Annual Procurement Opportunities Conference for Minority/Women-owned Business Enterprises.Throughout the day, there will be workshops and corporate matchmaking sessions, where participants can meet buyers from various corporations and government agencies. The event provides multiples channels to meet the right peoeple: extensive exhibtion area, one-on-one corporate match-making sessions, B2B networking and industry expert led panel discussions, all geared to help you grow your business.
Exhibitors’ Area open from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Corporate Procurement Get your foot in the door—hear from the experts on the best approach and ways you can close the deal. What can you do to improve your chances and close that deal.
Corporate Matchmaking One-on-one meetings for pre-qualified vendors with buyers from corporations. This is your chance to pitch your product/service.
Government Procurement Learn how to land that coveted government contract. Hear from New York City, the states of New York and New Jersey and various regional authorities and federal agencies. Find out if you should get certified as a minority or woman owned business and how to leverge it to maximize your buisness.
To register for the 2010 AWIB Annual Procurement Opportunities Conference, please click here. If you are not an AWIB member and would like to join or show your support, please click here.
For M/WBEs interested in Corporate Matchmaking, you must complete the Pre-Qualification Form. AWIB members receive priority consideration for matchmaking.
Meet with corporations, government agencies, and regional authorities.
Corporations: AT&T Beyer, Blinder & Belle Bloomingdales Con Edison Enterprise Rent-A-Car Pepsi-Cola Prudential Financial and more
Regional Authorities: Battery Park City Authority Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York Power Authority NYS Dormitory Authority Port Authority of NY/NJ
Government Agencies: Empire State Development Corp New York City Fire Department New York Police Department NJ Transit NJ Treasury NYC Dept. of Citywide Administrative Services NYC Dept. of Environmental Protection NYC Dept. of Education NYC Dept. of Housing Preservation & Development NYC Dept. of Sanitation NYC Dept. of Small Business Services NYC Dept. of Transportation NYC Economic Development Corp NYC Housing Authority NYC Parks Department NYS Office of General Services U.S. Army U.S. General Services Administration U.S. Internal Revenue Service U.S. Small Business Administration and more
Please join AWIB on April 28th as we host an exclusive networking reception at Esprit for our members and supporters.
This private event is a wonderful opportunity for members, their guests and our sponsors to browse Esprit’s current collection, network with like-minded professionals, and, most importantly, experience the benefits of being an AWIB member.
Our networking reception will also provide a platform for members to market their company, product or service at our brand information table – please bring materials with you. Members are encouraged to invite a guest and everyone will receive a substantial discount off merchandise purchased that evening as well as a gift from Esprit.
If you are interested in AWIB Membership, please click here.
This event is generously hosted by Esprit and is AWIB’s opportunity to thank our members for their continued support.
600 Fifth Avenue (between 49th and 50th Street) New York, NY 10020
Note: You must be an AWIB Member or sponsor to attend this event.