Help us support our community and regional partners - check out these upcoming events for women business owners and entrepreneurs within the WBCS Region.

DFW Events

NTTA Vendor Outreach Symposium
This is an outreach effort by the Business Diversity Department of NTTA for suppliers/contractors/vendors in and around Tarrant County who are interested in doing business with NTTA and other participating buying entities and want to promote/strengthen their business network.
When: Tuesday, October 29
Where: Fort Worth, TX

Luna Conference and Awards
What: Throughout the great State of Texas, the Luna Awards celebrates the achievements of women, women-owned businesses and advocates who promote and develop women at all levels in the architecture, engineering and construction industries. The regional awards consist of: Lifetime Achievement, Outstanding Executive and Business Advocate will be awarded.
When: Thursday, October 31
Where: Dallas, TX

Startup Entrepreneur Resource Showcase
What: Come out and be a part of a room packed with resources available to the budding Entrepreneur, the Entrepreneur at heart and even the seasoned Entrepreneur looking to grow their business. Attendees of this event will have the opportunity to network, connect, and learn from industry experts.
When: Saturday, November 2
Where: Dallas, TX

Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference
Hosted by the City of Arlington and organized by the Veterans Business Outreach Center University of Texas Arlington, the conference will empower the military connected entrepreneur community from across the nation during National Veterans Small Business Week.
When: Wednesday, November 6 - Saturday, November 9
Where: Arlington, TX

Certify, Connect, Grow: Prepare to Do Business with Corporations & Government Entities 
Attend this free seminar if you’re looking to learn the ins and outs of getting certified, connect with business suppliers and grow. Kelly Poppe from WBCS will be speaking on WBE certification!
When: Tuesday, November 12
Where: Addison, TX

Connect4 Mixer 
Connect4 meetings are designed to provide firms with the resources to succeed by connecting them with 1) trade partners, 2) advocacy agencies, 3) owner, and 4) Shanksa in association with ACARI.
When: Wednesday, November 13
Where: Fort Worth, TX

CCBCC - Business Connections Meeting 
The mission of CCBCC is to empower and support Black Businesses in Collin County that will have a positive impact economically for our community.
When: Thursday, November 14
Where: Frisco, TX

ChallengeHER Virtual Contract Connections 
ChallengeHER has a new opportunity for attendees through American Express ® Contract Connections! These events offer matchmaking meetings with buyers through a virtual setting via video or audio.
When: November 14 and December 11
Where: Online

2019 State of the Hispanic Business Forum North Texas 
The Forum brings the best industry and thought leaders together to inform and share cutting-edge trends and research that transforms ways people do business and live their everyday lives.
When: Thursday, December 5
Where: Irving, TX

Regional Events

Toyota's 2019 Opportunity Exchange 
TOYOTA invites you to participate in the 30th Opportunity Exchange (OE). There will be a forum that helps facilitate the initiation of relationships between our Tier I Suppliers and Certified Diverse Businesses and Toyota is excited to be hosting this event for the 30th consecutive year! 
When: WednesdayNovember 6
Where: Novi, Michigan