Walk-In Registration Available at Fairfax County Small Business Conference Sept. 26
Sept. 25, 2013
The annual Vendor Forum, a small business conference, will be held at the Fairfax County Government Center on Thursday, Sept. 26, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Walk-in registration is available beginning at 7:30 a.m. Small business owners are encouraged to attend this free conference, which is geared specifically to the challenges faced by the small business community. The event is sponsored by the Fairfax County Small Business Commission and the Department of Purchasing and Supply Management (DPSM).
Highlights of the event include a welcome by Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova, and a full agenda (PDF) featuring a reverse trade show and interactive panel discussions and seminars, including:
- The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Your Business
- Small Business Financing for Today’s Economy
- Doing Business with Fairfax County
Fairfax County is the only local government in the region that has a Supplier Diversity Program; working with the Small Business Commission to promote and encourage small business opportunities and development. For more information visit DPSM, email or call 703-324-3104 (TTY 711).
Be a part of the conversation on Twitter, during the Vendor Forum use #FairfaxSmallBiz. Fairfax County on Twitter.
Watch the video below from the 2012 Vendor Forum.