LGBTBE BUSINESS WEBINARS AND VIDEO RESOURCES DURING COVID-19
This page is dedicated to our network of exceptional, innovative Certified LGBT Business Enterprise® (Certified LGBTBE®) suppliers in the NGLCC network. Here you will find information on business development webinars and trainings; online matchmakers, both B2B and corporate; support with drafting capability statements and RFPs; and much, much more to help our businesses and community stay strong and ready for the year ahead.
For funding and economic relief information, please visit our hub: NGLCC Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Additionally, many NGLCC local affiliate chambers have regional information an economic recovery opportunities available. To find your closest local affiliate, click here.
Enterprising Women of Color: The Formula For a Winning Comeback
Enterprising Women of Color Initiative is teaming up with the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council will be holding a 4-week virtual event series for women of color looking to strengthen their businesses.
For more information on speakers and how to register, check out corresponding links below:
June 3rd : The Mental, Emotional, and Physical Comeback for Women in Business- Registration Coming Soon
BWISE Job Webinar
Are you looking for diverse talent, but not having much success? Then join us for this one hour webinar on how BWISE can help you attract, recruit and retain diverse engineers, scientists and technologists.
On June 4, we will discuss how you can work with BWISE, as well as insight on how to search for top candidates during COVID and if you are on a tight budget!
BWISE: Emerging Technologies Webinar
CALLING ALL ENGINEERS, SCIENTISTS & TECHNOLOGISTS!
Do you have the next BIG IDEA in energy efficiency? As one of the nation’s leading energy companies, ComEd is continually exploring new energy efficiency concepts that can lead to sustainable, verified energy savings and potential integration into the their Energy Efficiency Program portfolio of offerings. Its Emerging Technologies initiative specifically supports innovative pilots and research projects.
On June 10, 2020 at 3pm CST, Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) will host Jes Rivas, representative from the Emerging Technologies Team, to discuss the this exciting new initiative. She will explain the funding opportunities available, share project examples and outline how organizations and companies, like yours, can get involved.
Hurry, space is limited.
The launching of the FIRST EVER National Virtual Small Business Expo!
June 10-11 & August 4-5, 2020 and 10AM-7PM, both days
From the Producer of over 100 Successful Expos since 2008, our Virtual Small Business Expo will be exactly like our Live Shows:
• Exhibitor Hall with Virtual Booths (chat live with our attendees & showcase your products & services)
• Live Webinars presented by our Exhibitors (over 40 Webinars)
• Keynote Speakers
• Daily Access to Attendee Registration List
• Virtual Speed Networking & Chat Lounge with Industry Meet-Ups
• Virtual Business Card Exchange
• Even a Virtual Happy Hour with Live DJ!
As soon as you sign up, you get access to our Registration List 24/7!
Space is on a first-come, first-served basis.
The response & demand has been overwhelming!
Please Download our Virtual Show Info & Pricing.
What’s Your Pitch?
The USPAACC will be hosting the preliminary rounds of “What’s Your Pitch: Innovations Meet the Market” virtually! Whether you are an entrepreneur, investor or a corporate buyer, this is a fantastic opportunity to connect!
To attend the event, make sure to click here to register.
To be considered as a preliminary for the event, all submission deadlines are due on June 15th and can be submitted here. If you would like to nominate a business for the campaign, the USPAACC will reach out to them on your behalf. All you have to do is forward the information to this website