Find BDI’s upcoming workshops and other small business and diversity practitioner events below.
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Driving Participation through Effective Solicitation Language This panel discussion will center around best practices that agencies and businesses can use to solicit and contract for services from small businesses and certified firms, driving utilization, participation, and meeting goals on projects. AGENDA 7:15 – 7:30 am Networking, Registration, Breakfast 7:30 – 7:45 am Welcome & Introductions 7:45 – 8:00 am Sponsor Presentation: City of Portland 8:00 – 8:15 am Legislative Update • Brian Smith, Purchasing Manager, Multnomah County 8:15 – 9:45…Find out more »
RSV Building Solutions presents the SWCA Construction Executive Summit! The SWCA Construction Executive Summit is designed to meet the needs of all businesses working within the construction industry throughout the Pacific Northwest. The Summit will offer individuals and organizations the opportunity to network with other leaders in the industry, learn/sharpen business skills, and influence the future of the construction industry in the Pacific Northwest. Mission: The Construction Executive Summit will provide Pacific Northwest business leaders the tools to realize their…Find out more »
Come mingle with Metro and Multnomah County staff at an early evening Open House. A great chance for small businesses in the Metro Region to introduce themselves to project managers from both agencies, learn about this year’s upcoming opportunities, and how to do business with the government.Find out more »
West Portland's Premier "B2B" Business Expo! A business building expo like no other! Powerful guests, amazing connections, food, networking, a marching band . . . and more! Your firm can not afford to miss this business building event of the year. » Learn More & Register HereFind out more »