Doing Business with
NYC
Public Education

Join The City University of New York,
Borough of Manhattan Community College
and the
NYC Department of Education for the opportunity to:

  • Connect with Key Procurement Decision-Makers at CUNY, BMCC and DOE
  • Network with Specialized Business Development Resources
  • Get Information on Upcoming Prime and Subcontractor Contract Opportunities

Tuesday | April 17, 2018 from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Borough of Manhattan Community College

199 Chambers Street, New York (Manhattan)

About Us

The City University of New York
The City University of New York (CUNY or University) provides high-quality, accessible education for more than 274,000 degree-credit students and 260,000 adult, continuing and professional education students at 24 campuses across New York City. CUNY purchases goods and services to meet the University’s mission. Please review the frequently purchased goods and services guide for reference.

Borough of Manhattan Community College / CUNY
Borough of Manhattan Community College is a vibrant, pluralistic learning community committed to the intellectual and personal growth of students. Working closely with organizations across New York City and beyond, we prepare students from around the globe for degree completion, successful transfer, career achievement, lifelong learning, and civic participation.

New York City Department of Education
The NYC Department of Education is the nation’s largest school system, with approximately 1,700 schools, 1.1 million students and 138,000 employees. It contracts with a vast array of vendors to purchase the goods and services necessary to ensure that students will have all they need to receive the quality education they deserve.

This FREE event is for Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) to create an action plan on how to develop and expand their strategies to do business with the nation’s LARGEST urban public university and k-12 school system.

Agenda

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
REGISTRATION OPENS / NETWORKING / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
WELCOME REMARKS

9:15 AM – 10:45 AM
HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH CUNY & DOE

11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
BREAK-OUT SESSIONS A-C: CONSTRUCTION, FOOD/CATERING, COMMUNICATIONS

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
BREAK-OUT SESSIONS D-F: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, STUDENT INSTRUCTION, FACILITIES MANAGEMENT

9:15 AM – 1:00 PM
MEET WITH BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT RESOURCE ORGANIZATIONS

*Schedule is subject to change.

Resources & Exhibitors

(TO BE ANNOUNCED)

Contact

The City University of New York – Supplier Diversity Team
230 West 41st Street, NY
(646) 664-3195
mwbe@cuny.edu

NYC Department of Education – Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity Management
65 Court Street, Brooklyn, New York
(718) 935-4531
oeodiversity@schools.nyc.gov

By attending this conference, you consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded by CUNY, NYC DOE and/or its agents while at the conference. Your attendance also constitutes your consent to CUNY and NYC DOE’s use, in any and all media throughout the universe in perpetuity, of your appearance, voice and name and the name of your company for any purpose, including but not limited to CUNY and NYC DOE’s educational and promotional purposes. You understand that all photography, filming and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent given by you attending this event. If you do not agree to the foregoing, please do not attend this event.

You may submit language and accessibility accommodation requests to OEODiversity@schools.nyc.gov