The 2013 National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) Conference and Business Opportunity Fair will be held October 27-30 in San Antonio, Texas. This four-day event is the premier forum for connecting corporations, universities, hospitals and other major purchasing institutions with NMSDC-certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American suppliers. The event draws nearly 7,000 corporate procurement executives, supplier diversity professionals and minority suppliers, and delivers the most up-to-date information on minority supplier development. Corporate procurement officers and chief executive officers lead plenary sessions on supply chain management and the future of minority supplier development. Attendees can personalize their learning experience by choosing from among 20 workshops focusing on successful approaches and strategies for global competition. The one-day Business Opportunity Fair allows attendees to interact with more than 700 corporate and minority business exhibitors. The 2013 NMSDC Conference is the ultimate venue to network, network, network!
Keywords: supplier, diversity, NMSDC, procurement, minority, business opportunity