Online Registration is Closed. You can register onsite on Monday and Tuesday starting at 9am
The Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council
is celebrating over 40 years of facilitating connections between our
Buying Entity Partners and certified Minority Business Enterprises in North
We continue our history of assisting connections by inviting
you to participate in ACCESS 2014 Business Expo on May 12-13, 2014 at Irving
Convention Center in Irving, Texas! It is the largest premier business expo in
the Southwest linking minority owned businesses with corporations, public
sector agencies and prime federal suppliers. There is an opportunity for
everyone to make a connection, build a relationship and learn more about the
business opportunities upcoming in North Texas.
We are continuing our challenge to every Buying Entity Partner and certified MBE to complete 40 business transactions with a certified MBE this year.
Don’t Miss These
“Must Do” Connection Opportunities
Connections – Always a hit, the One-on-One sessions increase each year. These 20-minute meetings allow buyers and certified minority businesses to evaluate possible business opportunities.
Texas Style Contract Spot Bid Fair – For the 6th year in a row, Senator
Royce West and the State of Texas HUB Coordinators join us at ACCESS to provide “on the spot” bid opportunities for State of Texas business. Plus, be sure to attend the May 13th seminar conducted by the HUB Coordinators on how to do business with the State of Texas.
Federal and GSA Sustainablity Connection
Track – If you have been thinking about doing business in the Federal
space, don’t miss the “Federal Connection Track” on the exhibit floor. Meet
Federal Prime Contractors and Suppliers. Learn about opportunities to do
business. Also to help government agencies to meet sustainability goals
Business Solutions Pavilion – Do you want to keep up with the latest
products, services and trends to create a more efficient business? Then be sure
to stop by the “Marketing Madness” Business Solutions Pavilion. The Pavilion
offers small business solutions including product demonstrations, sampling,
promotions and more to assist your business in its growth and development.
Go to the website to download the ACCESS 2014 brochure. www.dfwmsdc.com
Venue and Hotel :
ACCESS 2014 Business Expo
May 12 -13, 2013
Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas
$99.oo per night (ask for ACCESS 2014 room rate) until April 28th
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Irving Convention Center - Las Colinas
Hotel Front Desk: 1-972-910-0302 Hotel Fax: 1-972-910-0299
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Irving Convention Center - Las Colinas is conveniently located just a short distance from DFW Airport, and sits adjacent to the new Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas. We invite you to feel at home at our all suite property that provides essential amenities for the business or leisure traveler. Enjoy a ride in our complimentary shuttle that will take you anywhere within a 5 mile radius Monday through Friday from 7AM until 10PM including DFW Airport. While you are staying with us, please join us Monday through Thursday evenings from 5PM-7PM for our guest reception which includes complimentary beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres, or unwind at several of the local favorite eateries including Via Real, The Ranch, Pappadeaux, Pappasitos, Cool River and several more.