On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Cheyney University Diverse Business Supportive Services Center, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, and SEPTA Procurement, Supply Chain and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Division is hosting a business event promoting effective relationship building, mentoring and networking amongst the small and diverse business community. The event will feature 2 sessions - both held at Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), 1234 Market Street, 3rd Floor Auditorium, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3780.
Session 1 – Lunch and Learn: Spotlight on Growth & Successful Relationship Building - 12:00p to 2:00p
This session, presented by the SEPTA DBE Program Office, will feature a moderated Lunch and Learn discussion with Synterra Ltd., a seasoned DBE firm that has provided landscape architecture, construction/project management, development planning, environmental analysis,urban design, and other consulting services domestically and internationally since 1973.
Session 2 – Mentoring Series Part 1: How to Successfully Contract with City, State and Federal Agencies - 2:00p to 4:00p
Session 2 will be a panel discussion presented by Cheyney University’s DB Supportive Services Center and PA Turnpike Commission. The event will feature a panel of successful diverse firms who have earned over $1 million in government contracts. They will share best practices & tips on how to secure contracts with city, state and federal agencies.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED BY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018. TO REGISTER CLICK HERE.