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

WordPlay Workshop: Meet the Media
What: Join 2018 Lillie Knox winner Tracy-Southers Parkers and her agency Wordplay Communications & PR for a panel conversation followed by a meet and greet with local media representatives. Find out what it takes to capture the media’s attention, learn the steps to submit information, and hear how news coverage can help your business, increase sales, attract new customers, and stand out from the competition. WBCS members can use promo code WORDPLAY for a $10 discount.
When: Wednesday, April 3
Where: Grapevine, TX

Women of Innovation Summit
What: Featuring a dynamic group of leading visionaries, the Women of Innovation Summit will celebrate, inspire and connect change-makers across markets and industries to provide all women with greater insights and knowledge into the trends and possibilities of the future.
When: Wednesday, April 3
Where: Dallast, TX

Federal Certification System and SAM Profile Enhancement Workshop
To be eligible to do business with the United States Corps of Engineers, you must build a profile in the System Award Management (SAM). The speakers will provide counseling on how to enhance profiles to be more competitive.
Attendees will also receive a brief overview from the Small Business Administration (SBA) on Federal Certification Programs.
When: Thursday, April 4 (must register in advance)
Where: Dallas, TX

Latina Style Business Series - Dallas
What: An interactive business development program that brings together Latina business owners with key corporations and government agencies that provide the goods and services needed by these outstanding entrepreneurs. Over 36,000 Latina entrepreneurs in over 130 cities have participated in the Series since it's inception in 1998.
When: Friday, April 5
Where: Dallas, TX

SCORE Dallas Business Symposium
What: Experience this all-day event where you can learn how to grow your business and how you can get the results you're looking for as a Small Business Owner. Join over 300 Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners who want to broaden their business opportunities and expand their knowledge on how to be successful. There will mini workshops, networking, and a special "SCORE Tank" presentation where three Small Business Owners will compete for the best three-minute pitch during the lunch session.  
When: Monday, April 8
Where: Dallas, TX

City of Fort Worth Disparity Study Informational Meeting
The City of Fort Worth is conducting a Disparity Study of its policies and programs for minority and women owned business enterprises (M/WBE), including its contractors and subcontractor opportunities. The City of Fort Worth welcomes the participation of all business owners, those who are currently doing business with the City, as well as those interested in contracting opportunities.
When: Monday, April 22
Where: Fort Worth, TX

NEXT Women's Business Forum
What: Whether you have an established business or a business idea, the NEXT Women's Business Forum will help you gain valuable knowledge to take you and your business to the NEXT level. ​

  • LEARN new strategies to grow your business.   
  • CONNECT with other entrepreneurs and influencers.
  • DISCOVER new solutions to your business challenges.

When: Tuesday, April 30
Where: Hurst, TX

JE Dunn Construction  HUB/MBE/WBE Outreach Mixer
What: Come hear about opportunities to participate on the TFC Capitol Complex and other JE Dunn projects at this outreach mixer for HUB/MBE/WBE trade partners. Refreshments will be served.
When: Thursday, May 2
Where: Dallas, TX

WBCS Events

[April 2] Table Topics Luncheon - The First 45 Minutes

[April 10] Connections to Contracts