Conferences

Why Attend

MD/DC/VA Regional Access to Capital Conferences feature keynote speakers and panels with entrepreneurs, investors and procurement and supply chain experts sharing their experience and insights into the need for financing for all levels. The conference is designed to help DBE's improve their financial capacity, as suppliers to corporate and government procurement programs.

It’s clear, the return on investment is solid and the value can’t be matched. Attendees leave with insight and connections that can be put to work in their business right away.

VFNA's Regional Access to Capital Conference may include educational sessions, workshops, pitch and networking events and more.

Who Should Attend?

The conference attracts a diverse group of attendees (200-250) from across the region and around the country representing a broad spectrum. Here is a sample of just some of the groups represented at our conference.

Investors
Lenders
Other Financiers and Industry Experts
Procurement Officials
Supply Chain Officials
Supplier Diversity Officials
Government Procurement Officials
Government Funding Agency Officials
Non-profit organizations in the DBE Business Sector
Minority Business Enterprises
Women Business Enterprises
Veteran Owned Businesses
LGBT Business Owners
Business Service Providers