ProcureCon Hampton Roads

Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce/ Hampton Roads Office’s

2nd Annual ProcureCon Hampton Roads 2018 Industry Day

October 11, 2018 * 9: 00 am to 2:30 pm  *  Dominion Energy Conference Center

2700 Cromwell Drive, Norfolk, VA

EXHIBITION DETAILS :
Commercial and Government Agency Small Business Offices: ProcureCon Hampton Roads Exhibits are open to exhibitors.  Contact Ms My Lan Tran at: aabac@aabac.org to obtain exhibiting & sponsorship opportunities!
This regional procurement event includes major procurement decision makers to discuss current procurement opportunities, provide technical assistance, one-on-one counseling on business expansion, contracting guidelines, and business certification updates.

22 Buyers offer business contract opportunities and projects from a wide range of technology and  infrastructure construction projects/plans.  This event was again a standing-room only event with up to 200 participants ( Or max room capacity).

The below programs and activities will be offered at ProcureCon Hampton Roads 2018:

  • Information on upcoming annual procurement forecast and requirements
  • Solicitation: Bidding processes by buyers
  • Small business procurement technical assistance programs
  • Setting small business prime and subcontracting goals
  • Minority- Small- Women- Business certification procedures
  • Set-aside/subcontracting opportunities By federal agencies
  • Infrastructure- Construction opportunity briefings

VACC invites all the below organizations to participate:

  • All commercial, federal, state and local government purchasing officers
  • Technical/program representatives including contracting officers
  • Agency engineers, business developers
  • Agency/Industry logistics specialists
  • Architect/Engineers/Primes
  • Contract Managers , Small Business specialists
  • Supplier Diversity Professionals
  • Manufacturers/Inventors
  • Local- Regional-State-Federal Small business counselors
  • Business solutions providers
  1. CONFERENCE DAY 2018 AGENDA – HIGHLIGHTS

8:30 -9:30 am: Exhibit Set Up

9:30-10:00 am: Registration- Welcome Reception – Breakfast

10:00 am – EXPO Opens

10:00 -11: 00 am: General Plenary Session Speakers

11:00 am -Noon: Exhibitor Trade Show/Match Making

Noon – 1:00 p.m: Conference Luncheon with Keynote Speaker

1: 00 pm – 2:30 pm: Round Robin Match Making *  EXPO  * Networking  * SWaM-DBE Certification clinics

2:300 pm: Conference concludes- ProcureCon Hampton Roads 2019 date announcement