WBENC's calendar includes events hosted by WBENC's 14 Regional Partner Organizations and strategic partners.
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WBENC’s Summit & Salute is a three-day event that will be held March 20-22, 2018. The Summit consists of industry focused workshop sessions, procurement connection opportunities, inspiring keynote speakers, networking receptions and more. The Salute! gala is held on the evening of March 22nd and is a festive evening that honors and celebrates various groups throughout the WBENC network. The 2018 Summit & Salute will take place in Houston, Texas.
The National Conference & Business Fair is the largest conference of its kind for women business owners in the U.S. The WBENC National Conference & Business Fair is attended by Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs); senior executives and procurement representatives from the Fortune 500 and the U.S. Government; and select partner organizations whose missions align with WBENC’s vision of expanding women’s business opportunities in the marketplace. With three days of robust programming, the conference features lectures and presentations from today’s thought leaders, engaging panel discussions, 1:1 MatchMaker sessions, networking receptions, and a notable Business Fair.