Thank you for making the 2015 NMSDC Conference a huge success!

The NMSDC Conference and Business Opportunity Fair the nation’s premier forum on minority supplier development. 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 convened in San Diego, California.


Conference Features


NMSDC Honors Top Performers

This year, NMSDC honored Ford Motor Company with the prestigious “Corporation of the Year” award. NMSDC’s Corporation of the Year award is the most sought-after honor for major corporations dedicated to improving the overall participation of Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American suppliers […]

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Presidential Proclamation

Barack Obama
President of the United States

America is at its best when all our people have the tools and resources they need to pursue their dreams and meet their full potential. Entrepreneurs help spur innovation and prosperity[…]

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Yasmin Davidds

Wednesday Luncheon

Dr. Yasmin Davidds
Women’s Institute of Negotiation (WIN)

Dr. Yasmin Davidds is an organizational psychologist, international negotiation consultant, and executive coach. As one of the leading Latina[…]

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National MED Week Programming


Awards Reception

MBDA National MED Week Award Reception

The MBDA National MED Week Awards Program is designed to celebrate and recognize the outstanding achievements of minority entrepreneurs, as well as individuals and organizations that have demonstrated leadership and commitment in advancing global minority business enterprise.

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MBDA Power Learning Sessions

Increase Your Competitive Advantage

Begin building your pipeline to over $500 billion in contract opportunities. Attend these power-packed 20-minute sessions to jump start and engage the world of government contracting.

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Plenary Session

Lab to Market – Minority Business Innovators

The Internet, Global Positioning System (GPS), life-saving vaccines and many other technological advances started as federally funded research. There are billions in federal research and development (R&D) dollars awaiting minority entrepreneurs to commercialize the next great invention.

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NMSDC Thanks its Co-Chairs


Our 2015 Supporters