Join us for Free Food, Workshops & Networking!
We are SOLD OUT of exhibit booths!
You may register online until 5PM tomorrow (7/31), or at the door on Thursday.
We look forward to seeing you all there!
Annual Procurement Fair
Thursday, August 1, 2013
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Rutgers Student Center
126 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Admission and parking for this event are Free.
Join us for this exciting, full day of opportunities to learn and network!
**Please register before Wednesday, July 31st, so
that we can minimize check-in time
& maximize your time to network!**
Procurement Fair Schedule
8:45 AM – Opening Reception & Ribbon Cutting
9:15 AM – 4:00 PM – Exhibit Booths
50+ exhibitors will be available to put you in direct contact with the Procurement Officers from all levels of businesses. Learn about available contracts and how to qualify for them directly from the sources!
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Financial Literacy Workshop
A panel of experts in the financial field, from banks to small lenders will give advice & answer questions on being prepared to take on procurement contracts.
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Insurance Workshop
Hear from State Farm Representatives about Insurance options and how to protect your business.
12:00 – 1:00 PM – Break
Try samples at our Inca Cola Food Pavilion from Inca Cola, Bahama Breeze, Son Cubano and more! This is a perfect opportunity to grab a snack and network! The Food Pavilion will be open all day.
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Certification
Find out how to get certified in order to participate in Procurement opportunities.
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Procurement
Learn about the Procurement Process from authorities at the SBDC, NJ Schools Development Authority, LATISM, Tishman and more.
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Sandy Recovery Assistance
Take part in the discussion of programs NJEDA, SBDC, Board of Public Utilities and the Department of Labor have available to help businesses still recovering from Hurricane Sandy.