The Department of Veterans Affairs, in collaboration with other federal agencies and commercial partners, will co-host the National Veterans Small Business Conference from Aug. 6-8 at the America’s Center Convention Complex in St. Louis, Mo.
It’s an opportunity for Veterans to grow their business and connect directly with Government Procurement Decision Makers and business partners.
The event is VA’s largest nationwide conference and the premier government event designed to help Veteran-owned small businesses (VOSB) maximize opportunities to compete for and win new business. Over 4,000 attendees will have the opportunity to:
New to the 2013 Conference is the inclusion of more than 25 large commercial companies that have supplier diversity programs and a commitment to the expansion of their VOSB supply base.
New to the 2013 Conference is the inclusion of more than 25 large commercial companies.
Last year, 52 percent of government representatives connected with five or more small businesses and 59 percent of previous attendees reported they received a positive return on investment by attending the Conference.
Veterans attending will have the opportunity to connect directly with over 4,000 attendees including:
Small business Veterans will participate in various engagement opportunities designed to enable them to develop relationships with potential customers and partners including:
The training and business requirement sessions are divided into three tracks specifically tailored for all stages of business growth including:
While registration for this year’s conference is closed, save this address and plan now to participate next year: nationalveteransconference.com/register-now/