ProcureCon '17 

The Power MatchMaker Conference 

May 4, 2017  * Richmond * Virginia





Agenda 

 


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Exhibitor Set Up


7:00 am – 8:30 am: Exhibitor Set Up

8:30 am - 9:00 am:  Registration & Breakfast


Opportunity Briefings 

9:00 am to 10: 25 am


Our Business Briefings Session is presented by top government and commercial sector executives and experts updating small businesses opportunities in technology, environment, transportation, logistics, building construction, and all products and consultancy services. 


Confirmed Speakers are:


  • 9:10 am to 9:25 am: Project 1 - Dominion - Speaker: Ron Garstka, Supply Chain Director
  • 9:25 am to 9:40 am: Project 2 - City of Richmond - Speaker: Ed Gibbs, Procurement Director
  • 9:40 am to 9:55 am: Project 3 - Owens & Minor - Speaker: Danni Green, Global Supply Chain Director
  • 9:55 am to 10:05 am: Project 4 – VA Dept of Alcoholic Beverages -Speaker: Rhonda Ramos- Small Business Outreach Manager
  • 10:05 to 10:15 am: Project 5 - United States Marine Corps - Marine Corps Systems Command - Speaker: David (Dave) J. Dawson, Associate Director for Small Business Program
  • 10:15 am to 10:25 am:  Special Topic: Clark Nexsen (Legislative Updates from Member of Governor Terry McAuliffe on bills impacting Small - Micro businesses) - Speaker: Chris Stone, CEO


Welcoming Remarks

10:25 am to 10: 40 am:


Speaker: Virginia Secretary of Technology Karen Jackson


Annual Economic Forum

10:40 am to 11:00 am:


Looking for business within the commercial sector?   This presentation on " Fortune Companies Trends in Establishing Headquarters in Virginia Regions and Impact on Supplier Chain of Small to Medium Size Businesses " will help you understand the types of talents and suppliers these investors are seeking from their prospective suppliers in a new environment. 


Presenter: Dr. Eric Johnson, University of Richmond School of Business Economic Research Division


Reverse Buyer Trade Show

11:00 am to 12:00 pm


Annual Luncheon and Awards 

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm


  • 12:00 pm to 12:10 pm: Sponsor Appreciation 
  • 12:10 pm to 12:25 pm: Honorary Remarks:  Federal Highway Administration Jessie Yung, Virginia District Director
  • 12: 25 pm to 12:45 pm: Procurement Key Note Luncheon Speaker : Co Star
  • 12:45 pm to 1:15 pm: Annual Business Awards Program


Networking Break

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm


Business Match Making – Visit thispage for process

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Adjournments

3:30 pm: Conference Adjourns  



 



ur Opportunity Round Table Discussion features 7 separate presentations on most current sourcing opportunities and their plans of small business supply chain.   
Our Opportunity Round Table Discussion features 7 separate presentations on most current sourcing opportunities and their plans of small business supply chain.   
9:00 am – 9:20 am: Economic Presentation on Corporate Headquarters- Impacts on investment and supply chain development in the Grear Richmond Region