- Connecting Women to Power Business Conference
California State University, Dominguez Hills
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747
March, 30, 1011
Register at www.boe.ca.gov/sutax/wsched.htm or 888-847-9652
- White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders - Summit on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth
Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus
1065 La Avenida Street, Building 1
Mountain View, CA 94043
Friday, January 7, 2011
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
- Let's Do Business 3
Contract Opportunities for Diverse Suppliers
Noveember 5, 2020 8:00am - 1:00pm
The Center at Cathedral Plaza
555 West Temple St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
- 28th Annual MED Week
"Strategies for Growth and Competitiveness in the Global Economy"
August 25-27, 2010
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC
Contact: Venice Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Connecting Women to Power
Strategies for Competing in the Global Economy and International Market
American Jewish University
15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, CA 90077
Thursday, June 24, 2010
2:00pm - 7:00pm
Register at www.boe.ca.gov/sutax/wsched.htm or phone at 888-847-9652.
- Partnering for Success 2010 Reception
WBENC Cocktail Reception - Baltimore, June 21
- NCAABA Stimulating Change Roundtable
Friday, June 25, 2010 9am - 5pm
U.S. Small Business Administration Headquarters
409 3rd St., SW., Washington, DC 20416
- 2010 Advancing Justice Conference
Wednesday, June 23, Thursday, June 24 and Friday, June 25, 2010
Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, Virginia 22314-5700
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders United in Strength
Planned highlights include:
• Briefing with members of Congress, key policymakers and advocates to discuss legislative priorities and issues critical to Asian American and Pacific Islanders.
• Friday is Advocacy Day. Let your voice be heard! Attend meetings with key Congressional offices to discuss issues of importance to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.
• Young leaders program
Download the PDF
- 34th Annual MBOD
Minority Business Opportunity Day (MBOD) exposes minority businesses to progressive workshops and seminars that optimize business potential and/or enhance business growth. MBOD also provides valuable opportunities for MBEs to network with SCMBDC member corporations who sponsor and fund the events and activities. Member corporations value MBOD as a forum for meeting new MBE suppliers and vendors. Learn more and register. View video on how to prepare and work this tradeshow.
- Mabuhay Alliance Open House
Mabuhay Alliance will be opening its Northern California office on Friday, December 11. Ms. Faith Bautista has invited Greenlining coalition members and friends to partake in Mabuhay's Daly City Grand Opening.
355 Gellert Blvd, Suite 230 (Serramonte Plaza Business Center)
Daly City, CA 94015
4-8pm on Friday 12/11/2009
Contact: Mae Perez 650-991-5619
- APAPA Annual Holiday Mixer
Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association - Community Education Foundation cordially invites you to our Annual Holiday Mixer, Dec. 12, 2009, 2 - 6pm. Location - Friends of Children with Special Needs, 2300 Peralta Blvd, Fremont, CA 94536. Free admission! All are welcome! Refreshments provided!
Please RSVP to:
- National 8(a) Association Symposium, Investment & Partnering New York City, Oct. 20-21 2009
“National 8(a) Symposium, Investment & Partnering Event”
Click Here to Register
- The California Conference on the Stimulus, Oct. 13, 2009
Join us for an exclusive event, “The California Conference on the Stimulus: Renewing the Economy through the Building Trades.”
Where: Stanford University in Palo Alto
Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Space is limited, so please REGISTER NOW.
- En Banc - A Public Hearing by the California Public Utilities Commission, Nov. 2, 2009
Celebrating Diversity in GOING GREEN
California’s New Gold Rush
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Ronald Reagan State Building
Los Angeles, CA
- NCAABA Supplier Academy at UCLA, Oct. 14-15, 2009
Take the exclusive opportunity to learn from the world’s leading corporations and business leaders on how to grow your business with Corporate America in a competitive global and national marketplace. NCAABA’s Supplier Academy provides unique opportunities to a select group of small businesses to improve business plans, develop relationships and promote business growth.
- 10th Annual Asian Small Business Expo - Sept. 26, 2009
The Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program is hosting a FREE one-day expo with workshops for small businesses to meet buyers and explore opportunities to capture a share of the Federal Stimulus dollars. Held on Saturday, September 26, 2009 from 9am-3pm at the Omni Hotel, 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles. For more information, download the PDF or call (213) 473-1605.
- Asian, Inc. 38th Anniversary Gala, Sept. 11, 2009
The Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco
Diversify, Innovate and GO!
- NAWBO-SFBA September Dinner, Sept. 10, 2009
Welcome Back Networking Event
Omni Hotel, 500 California St., San Francisco
$50 members, $65 guests
It's “back to school” time and NAWBO-SFBA is kicking off the season with a fresh fall attitude and lots of friends. Members of the GGBA, the National Council of Asian American Business Associations, 100 Black Women, SFEntrepreneur Meetup, and the Northern California Minority Supplier Development Council will join us for a business networking mixer at the Omni Hotel in San Francisco. Come mix it up with your NAWBO-SFBA friends, meet some new friends, find out what everyone did on their summer vacation and make some contacts to benefit your business! We will have a dinner buffet of “small plate” foods and a no-host bar. See you there!
- OCA National Convention, August 6-9, 2009
Empowering Asian American Voices
San Francisco, CA
- 2009 CAABA Business & Leadership Conference
The Coalition of Asian American Business Organizations (CAABO) and the International Leadership Foundation (ILF) are hosting a conference in Washington, DC featuring networking, expostions, plenary sessions, and business network opportunities.
- Financial Services Consortium Presents Let's Do Business 2 - Jul 15, 2009
The Financial Services Consortium with their "prime" financial service suppliers, in partnership with a coalition of community-based organizations will host a one day business development forum to review contract opportunities for qualified diverse suppliers. Learn more by visiting www.ldb2.com.
- Join NCAABA at the 2009 NMSDC National Conference in New Orlean Theme: Minority Businesses and Corporate America: Recipe for Success
Date: October 25-28, 2009
Location: New Orleans Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
- WBENC Power Hour Mixer - NCAABA & AKRAYA
June 8, 2009
Join us as we kick of the WBENC “Bridge to Quality” Conference with drinks & dessert, and connect with diverse women business owners from across the country!
- WASHINGTON DC:
OSDBU Conference 2009
April 22, 2009
Dulles Expo Center North Hall
8am to 3:30pm
This conference, sponsored by the Federal government Offices of Small and
Disadvantaged Business Utilization, was originally established in 1990 as the
Procurement Opportunities Conference & Exposition. The purpose of the
conference is to provide networking and educational opportunities to all conference
participants. For 17 years we have been successful in bringing small businesses,
large corporations and government agencies together in one place.
In addition to networking opportunities on the Exhibit Floor, we will host four
seminars, the ever-popular Procurement Matchmaking with program managers and
procurement representatives, and offer on-site procurement opportunities.
Large businesses with government contracts and federal government agencies are
continually seeking small, minority, 8(a), SDB, service-disabled veteran-owned,
veteran-owned and women-owned businesses. The OSDBU Procurement
Conference offers the opportunity for these entities to connect with quality vendors.
- "WILFONG'S SCHOOL FOR ADVANCED SMALL BUSINESS STUDIES" April 23
Topic: How to apply the laws to get what you are entitled to as a Small Business;
NASDB awards; and, networking opportunities
When: April 23, 2009
Location: HYATT REGENCY WASHINGTON ON CAPITOL HILL 400 New Jersey Ave.
NW Washington, DC (202) 737?1234
Asian American Business Conference hosted by the Governor's Commission on
Asian Pacific Americans
Attend the premier event for Maryland's Asian American business community. You
will hear from excellent speakers and panelists, learn about business opportunities,
interact with Asian American businesses at the trade show, and have superb
networking opportunities with business owners, government officials, consultants,
"Access to Opportunities"
Tuesday, May 5, 2009 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742
Networking and Awards Dinner
Monday, May 4, 2009 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
New Fortune Restaurant
16515 South Frederick Avenue Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Who's Who in Asian American Communities
Sachi Koto of Sachi Koto Communications, co-hosted by US Asia Center
Saturday August 29th 5:30pm
VIP Reception Ticket @ $150.00 (includes WWAAC Leaders & Legends Awards
Ticket with VIP seating and VIP Reception)
VIP Seating Ticket for WWAAC Leaders & Legends Awards (Tickets @ $75.00 each)
General Admission Ticket for WWAAC Leaders & Legends Awards—Tickets @
$50.00 each ($75.00 at the door)
Please contact at email@example.com for WWAAC sponsorship opportunities
and ticket purchases. http://www.sachikoto.com/index_files/2009WWAAC.htm
- NEW YORK:
The Association of Asian American Investment Managers
Wednesday June 10, 2009
Location: The Harvard Club of New York 35 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036
More than ever, performance and capital access matters. The Association of Asian
American Investment Managers is proud to present some of the country's most
prominent limited partners - public pension funds, foundations, endowments, and
fund-of-funds – to discuss how they are handling the market challenges, the
opportunities going forward and how you can benefit from their insights. Join us for
a day of unparalleled networking and education.
AAAIM offers this event for an affordable fee $495 for current AAAIM members
$795 for non-AAAIM members Event sponsors, AAAIM trustee members and staff of
plan sponsors are offered a pre-defined number of complimentary tickets.
- NEW JERSEY:
Diversity Alliance for Science
May 12-13, 2009 Newark, NJ
"Diversity Will Drive Our Scientific Future."
Collaborate on "best practices" to foster the inclusion of diverse businesses in
clinical trials and scientific research. Forge mutually beneficial relationships
between diverse businesses, government agencies, pharmaceutical firms, biotech
companies and academic medical centers. This conference is a must for minority-,
women-, veteran-, and disabled-owned businesses to attend.
WBENC Conference 2009, June 911
Please contact us! NCAABA planning a reception!
It is our pleasure to invite you to join us in San Francisco, California for WBENC's
10th annual National Conference and Business Fair, Women in Business 2009: The
Bridge to Quality, June 9-11 at the Hilton San Francisco and The Moscone Center.
NCAABA is planning a reception and we'd love to have you as our guests! Tentative
agenda will be available on our web site in the weeks to come.
TiECon 2009, May 1516
Special $50 Discount (Off full price of $320) discount for your friends/ National-
Caaba members at TiEcon 2009: May 15-16, Santa Clara Convention Center
Special $50 Discount (Off full price of $320) discount for your friends/ National-
Caaba members at TiEcon 2009: May 15-16, Santa Clara Convention Center Register
at www.TiEcon.Org. Use Promo code TIE-PARTNERZ
Make Me A Match Procurement Summit, hosted by NAWBOSF,
Make Me a Match! Procurement Summit
Westin St. Francis May 15, 2009 8:00AM – 11:30AM
Need more business? Interested in working with women business owners? Join us
for a groundbreaking event that will match women business owners with
corporations as well as their Prime Suppliers to potentially secure contracts.
California Asian Pacific Islander Policy Summit
“Connecting the Dots: The Catalyst for a Stronger Community Voice”
Be Part of a Long-Term Strategic Planning Effort to Strengthen and Build API
May 26th – May 27th, 2009
Sacramento Convention Center - 1400 “J” Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
At This Empowering Two Day Summit:
• Demonstrate the collective power of APIs and increase our visibility at the State
• Connect with key state agencies and non-profits at the API Summit Resource Expo
• Empower your staff and volunteers, improve your organization’s advocacy
operation, learn how to play a role
in the state legislative and budget process, and discuss new API community issues
and research data
• Meet with elected officials to build long?term working relationships and advocate
on API issues
• Develop legislative proposals with other stakeholders at API Summit issues tracks
Registration Forms Attached as PDF Files
March 31st – Early-Bird Registration & Scholarship Deadline
April 24th – Final Registration Deadline
For more information, please contact:
Andrew T. Medina
API Joint Legislative Caucus
(916) 319-3686 or
Asian and Pacific Islanders
California Action Network
(310) 532-6111 or
Leilani Aguinaldo Yee
Asian Americans for Civil
Rights and Equality
(916) 321-9001 or
Waste-to-Fuels Conference & Trade Show
May 17-19, 2009 - San Diego, CA
The Waste-to-Fuels Conference & Trade Show will provide a forum for informing
the public and private sectors of the economic and environmental benefits of
converting waste materials to alternative fuels such as biodiesel and ethanol as well
as energy recovery.
Advancing Diversity in the New Green Energy Economy
California Utilities Diversity Council
May 29, 2009
- NCAABA Extended Exclusive Invitation to President Obama's Town Hall Meetings in Orange County and Los Angeles
- 2009 Stimulating Change Summite by NCAABA in Foster City, CA
- 2008 Partnering for Success by NCAABA in San Jose, CA
- 2008 Las Vegas, CA – NCAABA’s reception at Sushi Samba, The Palazzo
- 2006 NCAABA hosted corporate panel breakfast - Kona, HI
- 2006 San Diego, CA - NCAABA's reception at Dassin Mediterranean Bistro
- 2005 Dallas, TX - NMSDC's reception at the Dallas Art Museum
- 2004 Washington D.C. - NMSDC's reception in Georgetown
- 2004 NCAABA financial conference sponsored by Wells Fargo Foundation - Las Vegas, NV
- 2004 NCAABA trade mission to Dept. of Transportation
- 2003 The "Non-Profit Day" by NCAABA and Citibank in San Diego
- 2001 NCAABA National Meeting, Arlington, VA included Dept. of Defense
"At a time in our nation's history when creative and efficient economic development is needed the most, the NCAABA Supplier Academy continues to provide invaluable resources and opportunities for diverse minority businesses to come together and expand their business prospects.
NCAABA is a powerful and necessary voice for the Asian American business community and I am honored to welcome the 2010 Supplier Academy to California."
-- Acting Lt. Governor Pasquil