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Supplier Diversity Day: Halifax, NS

May 14 @ 11:30 am - 5:30 pm ADT

Supplier Diversity Day: Halifax, NS

WBE Canada and Centre For Women In Business (CWB) Invite you to Supplier Diversity Day: Halifax, NS!

Join us for a day of learning, networking and inspiration as we bring together women-owned businesses, corporate and government buyers in a professional and fun environment.

Who should join us:

  • Corporate and government professionals interested in learning more about supplier diversity and connecting with diverse suppliers
  • Certified and non-certified women-owned businesses
  • Supporters and Champions of women-owned businesses, supplier diversity and partner organizations

Why attend:

  • Latest updates from supplier diversity in Canada
  • Panel discussions focusing on challenges and opportunities for Canadian women-owned businesses in corporate and government supply chains
  • Roundtable business networking – women-owned businesses will be able to pitch their products/services to the buyers present at the event.
  • And much more!

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Agenda (All times are in AT)

  • 11:30 – 12:00 pm – Registration & Networking
  • 11:45 – 12:30 pm – Lunch
  • 12:30 – 12:50 pm – Welcome & Sponsor Remarks
  • 12:50 – 1:35 pm – Supplier Diversity Panel discussion
  • 1:35 – 1:45 pm – Break & Networking
  • 1:45 – 2:00 pm – Office of the Procurement Ombudsman presentation
  • 2:00 – 3:45 pm – Sourcing Roundtables
    • BGIS
    • BMO
    • Department of National Defence
    • Halifax International Airport
    • Invest Nova Scotia
    •  Manulife
    • Nova Scotia Power
    • Nova Scotia Procurement
    • Procurement Assistance Canada (PAC)
    • RBC
  • Support Tables 
    • Centre for Women in Business (CWB)
    • Office of the Procurement Ombudsman (OPO)
    • WBE Canada
  • 3:45 – 4:00 pm – Closing Remarks
  • 4:00 – 5:30 pm – WBE Social (Open to all attendees)

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

Supplier Diversity Day: Halifax Speakers

Halifax hosts

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Venue

The Westin Nova Scotian
1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6 Canada
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Organizer

WBE Canada
Phone
647-360-9855
Email
support@wbecanada.ca
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