Thank you for making the 2014 NMSDC Conference a success!

Many thanks to the approximately 6,000 guests who attended the 2014 NMSDC Conference and Business Opportunity Fair in Orlando. Thank you for your participation on our Social Media Hub sponsored by Intel. We received wonderful feedback on each activity throughout the four-day event. Whether you are a certified MBE or a corporate member, we hope that you found your time well spent. The conference was designed to help you grow your businesses through effective networking and robust workshops. Thank you again for your support, and we will see you in San Diego October 18-21, 2015.


About the Conference

The NMSDC Conference and Expo has been the nation’s premier forum on minority supplier development for more than 40 years. For four days, more than 6,000 corporate CEOs, procurement executives and supplier diversity professionals from the top multinational companies, as well as leading Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business owners and international organizations will convene in San Diego, California, to re-energize their collective efforts to Certify > Develop > Connect > and Advocate for solid minority firms in the global corporate supply chain.

This one-of-a-kind event features:

  • Thousands of corporate executives, procurement professionals and Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business owners
  • More than 20 targeted sessions and workshops
  • A one-day Business Opportunity Fair with more than 700 exhibit booths
  • A black-tie Awards Banquet
  • Endless opportunities to network, network, network!


The San Diego Convention Center is headquarters for the 2015 NMSDC Conference and Expo. The Expo, meal functions and all program sessions will be held at the convention center. The Awards Banquet Reception, Awards Banquet and Farewell Reception will be held at the Hilton Bayfront. The pre- and post-conference constituent group meetings will be held at the Hilton Bayfront. Please refer to the Conference-at-a-Glance for more details.


Our 2014 Sponsors