This calendar includes events hosted by WBENC, as well as signature events from our 14 Regional Partner Organizations and strategic partners.
Note: Times shown are local event times.
Full day of business development strategy and best practice sessions
Power of Partnering Marketplace (POP) is an annual conference in Atlanta bringing together hundreds of women entrepreneurs, business leaders, corporations and procurement professionals. This two-day conference delivers valuable connections, training, innovative thinking and takeaways designed to help you reach your procurement and business goals.
Harvesting Partnerships is a half-day conference focused on top-tier educational programming. The event begins with a keynote luncheon and the Lillie Knox Investment Award presentation. The afternoon is dedicated to Women’s Business Enterprise led roundtable discussions on business themes such as marketing, legal, human recourses, and more! The event concludes with a networking reception.
We are excited to bring together our local and regional women business owners and corporate, public sector, and community partners. Business owners can explore business opportunities, expand their business networks, and increase their business knowledge and corporate and public sector partners can show their commitment to women and other diverse suppliers.
Your growth is our business and the focus of WBDC Connect & Celebrate: Chicago Conference is the future of your business. Whether it’s through an insightful keynote talk, impactful procurement connections, informative business labs, or general networking, we want you to leave with information and tools to take your business to the next level!