2008 Procurement Connection Seminar & EXPO
August 5-6, 2008
Vendors: attend this free seminar to discover tools to help your business flourish and introduce your products and services to state purchasers.
Purchasers and HUB Coordinators: receive additional tips on building relationships with potential bidders and learn more about the HUB Report. Continuing Education Units will be issued for this free event.
August 5 - Pre-Seminar Workshops
9:30 a.m. Registration begins
10:00 a.m. Put HUB Certification and CMBL Registration to Work for You
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. From a Purchaser’s View
1:40 p.m. Complete Look Into TPASS Resources
2:20 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Winning Proposals
August 6 - Seminar & EXPO
8:00 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15 a.m. Boost Your Business Connections
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Break-Out Sessions
- Vendors - Doing Business With a State Agency
- State Purchasers - Communication With Your Vendors/ HUB Reporting
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. EXPO - Meet the Buyers
Texas Capitol Extension - the Capitol’s North Wing elevators will take you to floor E1. Go to Auditorium E1.004 for check-in and on-site registration.
Lunch Options - the Capitol Cafeteria is directly across from the Auditorium and offers several options for lunch. Other restaurants are located nearby.
Garage A has been reserved for both vendors and purchasers.
Online registration is now closed.
Event presentations will be posted online after the HUB EXPO. Please check back for tips on selling to the state of Texas and taking advantage of HUB vendor status.
If you have any questions about your registration, please call (888) 863-5881 or e-mail Texas4HUBs@cpa.state.tx.us