List of Upcoming Events
2014 CUNY & CUCF Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Conference
Date: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Description: Themed "Opportunity Knocks," the 2014 CUNY & CUCF MWBE Conference will give attendees the opportunity to develop connections with the nation's largest urban public university. During the full-day conference, participants will have access to informative workshops, including How to Do Business with CUNY; CUCF Overviews and Major Construction Project Highlights; The Affordable Care Act: Learning About Healthcare Insurance for Your Company; and How to Accelerate Revenue Growth, among other workshops.
Location: John Jay College of Criminal Justice 524 West 59th Street New York, NY 10019
Registration: Elizabeth O'Rourke Kupcha, Kupcha Marketing Services, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-432-9481,or Pauline Barfield, Barfield Public Relations, Inc. at email@example.com or 212-736-0404
New York State M/WBE Forum
Date: Wednesday October 1, 2014 & Thursday October 2, 2014
Time: Wednesday October 1, 2014 8:00AM to 8:00PM & Thursday October 2, 2014 8:00AM to 4:30PM
Description: Under the leadership of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, New York State’s Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) have grown. In FY 2013 alone, over 21% of all New York State contracts were awarded to MWBEs – that’s over $1.48 billion in contracts from a total of 97 public agencies and authorities. Now, New York State is committed to building upon this goal by helping MWBEs to increase their capacity to do business across the state. At the 2014 NYS MWBE Forum, learn how far we have come over the past four years, and explore where we are going in the next.
Location: Empire State Plaza Convention Center, S Mall Arterial, Albany, NY 12242
2nd Annual Government and Business Matchmaker
Date: Friday November 7, 2014
Time: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Description: The Government and Business Matchmaker matches vendors with government and corporate spenders. The Matchmaker is an excellent opportunity for minority and women-owned small businesses, veteran-owned small business enterprises and government purchasing representatives, as well as Prime Contractors, to network.
Location: Con Edison Learning Center 43-82 Vernon Boulevard Long Island City, NY 11101