December 8-9, 2021
MARKETPLACE - the Governor’s Annual Conference on Diverse Business Development is scheduled for December 7 – 9 2021. Join us in celebrating the events 40 years of serving the Wisconsin business community!
The event connects business owners from across Wisconsin seeking to do business with state, federal and local governments as well as the private sector. At the conference, small, minority, woman, veteran, and LGBTQ-owned businesses can learn from and connect with resource providers, government representatives, corporate buyers and business professionals to lay the framework to develop new partnerships and new contracts.
Schedule of events:
Tuesday December 7
- Supplier Diversity Panel
- Conversations on current issues focusing on Small Business
- The Contracting Academy (TCA) hosted by the Wisconsin Procurement Institute – for current government contractors
Wednesday December 8 – Marketplace Day 1 - IN PERSON at the Wisconsin Center
Thursday December 9 – Marketplace Day 2 - IN PERSON at the Wisconsin Center
- Buyer meetings
Exhibitor floor and business networking lounge open
- Governor’s Awards Breakfast
- 40th Anniversary Celebration Luncheon