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Hennepin County- 2021 Virtual Construction Networking Event

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2021 Virtual Construction Networking Event

Wednesday, February 24

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. via Microsoft Teams

Hennepin County would like to invite your firm to participate in our 2021 Virtual Construction Networking Event. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. via Microsoft Teams. This networking event is intended to promote the inclusion of small, minority and women-owned businesses through networking between general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers to learn about upcoming opportunities and make connections to resources. Hennepin County is dedicated to recreate, virtually, the intuitive, informal, free-flowing experience of the in-person networking event held December 3, 2019 (at the 1256 Building at Plymouth/Penn).

Event schedule

8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Welcome

9 a.m. – Noon
HC Construction Department Match-making Sessions

  • Facility Services and Transportation departments will discuss upcoming opportunities
  • Sign-up for a 10 minute one-on-one discussion where attendees to have ability to talk face to face with project representatives
  • Participants will be able to share capability statements

SBE/Subcontractor Networking Room

  • An environment for small business to network with other companies in the local construction market

Purchasing and Contract Services Sessions

  • TSBE, TFL, Procureware, Best Value, Set-Aside
  • Professional and technical services related to construction – Consulting Services Program
  • Certifications and Registration – Compliance Software (B2GNow, LCPTracker), Supplier Portal, CERT

Noon – 3 p.m.

GC & SBE/Subcontractor Match-making Sessions

  • Sign-up for a 10 minute one-on-one discussion where attendees to have ability to talk face to face with project representatives of industry leaders in general contracting.
  • Participants will be able to share capability statements

3 p.m. – 5 p.m. 

Business Resource Sessions

  • An environment for small business to learn about business support resources to help grow their businesses

More information

Keep an eye out for registration information coming soon.

If you have questions, please email Felicia Clomon, project manager of Construction Procurement for Purchasing and Contract Services

Start Time

8:30 am

February 24, 2021

Finish Time

5:00 pm

February 24, 2021