DFW Airport Business Opportunity Forum [December 7]

Interested in working with DFW International Airport? Plan to attend a Business Opportunity Forum on Friday, December 7. This event will focus on construction projects expected to be let for bid by DFW Airport's Design, Code and Construction Department between December 2018 and June 2019.

Diversity Procurement Opportunities in Government Legal Services [November 9]

Are you a woman-owned law firm looking to expand your network? Check out this upcoming panel discussion on how you can do business with the public sector. Diversity Procurement Opportunities in Government Legal Services When: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Where: Belo Mansion, Haynes and Boone Conference Room, 2101 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX 75201 Event Flyer Attendees will have the opportunity to: Learn about future procurement opportunities in legal services Meet public sector stakeholders Networking Please RSVP by 5:00 p.m. November 9: [email protected] This event

National Veterans Small Business Week

November 5-9 is National Veterans Small Business Week! There are 2.5 million veteran-owned small businesses in the U.S. and 15.2 percent of them are owned by women. In support of our veteran-owned WBE’s we have listed a few events taking place this week located in the WBCS region. For information on additional events in your area visit the U.S. Small Business Administration Event Calendar Women Veterans Brunch with a Buyer When: November 8, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Where: Bill Priest Institute; Dallas, Texas What: Open to all veterans, this is an opportunity to hear from women

10 Days Left to Apply: Bank of America Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship

10 days left to apply! Bank of America’s online application window for the Small & Diverse Business Education Fund scholarship is open until October 26, 2018 at midnight CST. The scholarship award, sponsored by Bank of America and funded through the generosity of Bank of America vendors, is managed and administered by Communities Foundation of Texas. For the 2018 cycle, 50 scholarships of up to $10,000 each will be awarded by the Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship Selection Committee to qualified business owners of certified small and diverse businesses for targeted training

US India Chamber of Commerce 19th Annual Awards Banquet

US India Chamber of Commerce DFW's 19th Annual Awards Banquet November 8, 2018 | 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center 7121 Bishop Rd., Plano, Texas 75024 The USICOC Annual Award Banquet celebrates excellence and accomplishments of individuals in the areas of entrepreneurship, industry, leadership, education, community, and public service. Featuring Chief Guest, Honorable John Cornyn, U.S. Senator from Texas Keynote Speakers: Vivek Sankaran, President and COO, Frito Lay North America Karen Katz, Former CEO, Neiman Marcus Sean Donahue, CEO, DFW Airport Learn more and

Upcoming Event with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Need to Know: Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology: A Special Forum for Women November 2, 2018 | 8:00 AM - 12:15 PM Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, 2200 N Pearl St. Dallas, Texas 75201 Register Now With a cryptocurrency market cap over $220 billion and Harvard Business Review saying “Blockchain Will Do to the Financial System What the Internet Did to Media,” no one has the luxury of ignoring innovations in finance and technology. But surveys indicate that men account for between 84 and 95 percent of cryptocurrency engagement and participation. There is tremendous potential for women to

LUNA Awards - November 2, 2018

The LUNA Awards, organized by the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association, celebrates the achievements of women in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industry. Friday, November 2, 2018 The Fairmont Dallas | Regency Ballroom Nominations due October 12, 2018. Click here for nominee submissions . Accepting nominations for the following categories: WOMAN OWNED FIRM AWARD NOMINATIONS - Criteria Minimum 51% Woman Owned Established A|E|C Firm of the Year Established Service Firm of the Year Rising Star Firm of the Year INDIVIDUAL AWARD NOMINATIONS - Criteria Women Only Lifetime

NTTA Business Diversity Department 2nd Wednesday Business Chat

Interested in doing business with the North Texas Tollway Authority? Want to promote your business and network? NTTA Business Diversity Department 2nd Wednesday Business Chat Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10 AM - 11 AM NTTA Boardroom, 5900 West Plano Parkway, Suite 200, Plano, TX 75093 For more information and to RSVP, please email [email protected] . Business Chat sessions will: inform you on NTTA procurement opportunities including maintenance, project delivery, information technology, and purchasing Show you how to register as a vendor Introduce you to NTTA stakeholders Enable you to

Grand Opening of the LiftFund Dallas/Fort Worth Women's Business Center

The LiftFund is celebrating their new Dallas/Fort Worth Women's Business Center. Join the event to learn more about their services, meet the Director Tarsha Polk, and network with small businesses and community leaders. Tuesday, October 23rd at 9:30 AM 8828 N. Stemmons Fwy. Suite 510, Dallas, TX 75247 Light breakfast will be served. RSVP Here Guest speakers include: Herbert Austin, District Director, U.S. SBA Dallas/Fort Worth Office Janie Barrera, President & CEO, LiftFund Tarsha Polk, DFW WBC Director The LiftFund Women's Business Center (WBC) is dedicated to supporting business owners,

Attend Opportunity Exchange Hosted by Toyota

Whether you're a new business, in growth mode, or an established industry leader, you'll find that Opportunity Exchange hosted by TOYOTA offers the meaningful connections and inspiration you need to discover new possibilities. Opportunity Exchange connects tier 1 and tier 2 suppliers. Your TOYOTA Opportunity Exchange experience includes insightful business development strategies, practical tips for success, "Match-Up Reports" that introduce your business capabilities to TOYOTA tier I suppliers, networking sessions and a dynamic tradeshow. Learn more and register here . WHEN Wednesday, November