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

WBENC 2021 Focus on the Future
What: Join for the entire month of March as we celebrate Women’s History Month and bring together our incredible network of women business owners and those who support them. Attendees will have access to an exclusive virtual networking and event platform featuring the opportunity to network with corporations and women business owners, dozens of webinars and session recordings, inspirational celebratory events, industry-focused sessions, executive education, and more
When: March 1st - 31st | Times vary
Where: Online

Enterprise Resiliency (presented by WIPP)
What: Navigating and thriving during life’s complicated landscape can be easier with essential enterprise skills. Developing resiliency can not only address the daily issues associated with running a business, but also ensure sustainability and business continuity. You don’t want to miss this important session as a team of experts provide information on response planning and assessments necessary for success.
When: March 1st | 1 p.m. CST
Where: Online

How To Do Business with Lockheed Martin
What: Are you curious about what it takes for your small business to work with Lockheed Martin? Learn more at this virtual outreach event. Representatives from Lockheed Martin will present information about their small business requirements and expectations. There is no charge for this webinar.
When: March 2nd | 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. CST
Where: Online 

SBA Federal Small Business Certifications Workshop
What: Learn how you can leverage small business certifications to diversify your revenue stream and improve your bottom line. A Business Opportunity Specialist with the SBA Dallas/Fort Worth District Office will facilitate the workshop and answer specific questions on the different certification processes via webinar.
When: March 3rd | 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. CST
Where: Online 

Lockheed Martin Matchmaking Event
What: An event for Aircraft manufactures and Machine Shops to meet and participate in one-on-one sessions with Lockheed Martin representatives.
When: March 4th | 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CST
Where: Online

Houston Business Matchmaking
What: This virtual event will provide small business owners from all industries the opportunity to connect with prime contractors, large businesses, and local, state, and federal agencies.
When: March 5th | 8:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CST
Where: Online

NTTA's Second Wednesday Business Chat
What: Information about NTTA procurement opportunities, including maintenance, project delivery, information technology and purchasing. You will also learn how to register to do business with NTTA, and get introduced to NTTA stakeholders.
When: March 10th | 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. CST
Where: Online

How to Develop a Capability Statement (presented by CTPTAC)
What: The class will cover the descriptive and actionable language that will make your capability statement stand out. Participants will also learn which elements to include on the capability statement- such as company data, core competencies, capacity, past performance and past experience, and cybersecurity.
When: March 10th | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. CST
Where: Online

AWH Silver Line Regional Rail D/M/WBE Opportunities Event
What: This meeting will review the progress of the DART Silver Line Regional Rail Project. DART and the Design-Build Contractor will be on hand to outline the latest developments and answer your questions.
When: March 11th | 10 a.m. CST
Where: Online

CIP Professional Services Workshop (With NTTA)
What: Learn about the upcoming professional services firms opportunities in the Metroplex for D/M/W/SBEs and HUBs interested in learning more about processes, opportunities and resources with TxDOT and NTTA in the area of highway construction.                                  
When: March 19th | 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CST
Where: Online

Women of Color: Shaping the Future Conference
What: A virtual conference to empower and strengthen minority women business owners so they can increase their earning potential, bringing you the most inspiring and creative women entrepreneurs who are eager to share their secrets for success.
When: March 25th | 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. CST
Where: Online

CraftHER Market
What: Produced by bbatx, craftHER Market is a digital and socially distanced marketplace, featuring creatives, designers, makers and artists from the Texas South.
When: March 1st - April 30th | Times vary
Where: Online