Programs/Sessions (Mon., 10-15-18)

/Programs/Sessions (Mon., 10-15-18)

M04 The Ultimate Elevator Pitch Bootcamp To Wow Buyers

Monday, 10:15 AM
There is a formula to impressing buyers and leaving a lasting impression during those Roundtables, Matchmaking Meetings and cocktail parties. Learn how.

M05 Unconscious Bias in the Supply Chain

Monday, 10:15 AM
This course is aimed at raising awareness of how unconscious biases work, and how they can negatively influence supply chain interactions and decisions.

Affiliate President Bootcamp

Monday, 10:15 AM
The Affiliate Presidents bootcamp is designed for the education, development and enrichment of the leaders of NMSDC's twenty-three (23) regional affiliates

M12 What Does MBE Mean in this Current Political Environment?

Monday, 11:30 AM
Thelma Sias will lead a discussion addressing working with hostile political entities and how to increase visibility of diverse procurement objectives.

M13 An Insider’s Look Into How TIG Collaborates to Advance MBE Inclusion in the Tech Industry Supply Chain

Monday, 11:30 AM
How can we work together to better advance inclusion in the tech supply chain?

M09 A Time Management Clinic Led By Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program

Monday, 11:30 AM
Small business owners face challenges around time management and this clinic focuses on generating strategies for behavioral change.

M11 Best Practice Coaching Session #2: Establishing a Second-Tier Program and Establishing Comprehensive Diverse-Supplier Development/Capacity-Building Process

Monday, 11:30 AM
Best Practice Coaching Sessions provide attendees with the opportunity to directly address their thoughts and challenges around NMSDC’s 8 Best Practices in supplier diversity management.

M10 An Access to Capital Summit: Working With The NMSDC Business Consortium Fund 

Monday, 11:30 AM
Discourse focusing on available capital to acquire existing businesses, achieving additional flexibility through lines of credit and other capital needs.

M14 Are You “Bank”-able: Top Things You Should Know To Minimize Risk and Position Your Business For Success With The Financial Services Industry

Monday, 2:15 PM
This interactive discussion is designed to illustrate the risk factors that large financial institutions consider when looking at potential suppliers.

M21 Level Up By Facebook

Monday, 2:15 PM
This session will provide businesses with the most up-to-date tools, insights, and best practices for raising your company's profile and visibility and achieving success on Facebook and Instagram.