May 15-18, 2023
L’Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge, LA
9:00am – 6:00pm
The 18th Annual Business and Procurement Conference provides an opportunity for small business communities to network with larger companies and government agencies aimed at growing their businesses. Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension (SUAREC) has partnered with the MBDA to host this year’s conference along with Southern University Law Center, and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University.
You’ll have an opportunity to meet with representatives from various agencies – local, state, federal, and private – to sell your products and services.
We’ll have staff from the small business community to assist you with completing your applications for the various certifications, e.g. 8A, DBE, EBR Fair Share, Hudson
You’ll have an opportunity to network with other business owners, industry leaders, and community leaders.
With more than 30 sessions being offered, you’ll gain valuable skills and insights to grow your business.