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Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion New Jersey

Events

UPCOMING
Meet the Industry Leaders

Friday December 4th at 10AM

Hear from Comcast representatives about the program offerings which include grants, marketing and technology upgrades, media campaigns and connectivity, computer and voice equipment, as well as free marketing insights for applicants.

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UPCOMING
Meet the Industry Leaders

Thursday December 3rd at 2PM

NJ is known as the “Medicine Chest of the World”. The life sciences industry is one of NJ’s premier economic drivers. 13 of the world’s top 20 bio pharmaceutical companies and 12 of the top 20 medical technology companies maintain a significant presence in NJ and generate $96 billion in economic revenue. Hear from industry leaders how you can support and connect to their supply chain.

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UPCOMING
Virtual Marketplace Exchange Summit

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

Join us virtually on Wednesday, December 9th at the 2020 Garden State Minority, Women and Veteran-Owned Virtual Marketplace Exchange Summit for a full day of Procurement Matchmaking Sessions that will bring real contract opportunities and access to capital directly to your desktop or device.

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Past Events

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Meet the Industry Leaders
12/1/2020

Hear from leaders in NJ’s transportation industry regarding capital plans and upcoming projects that provide million dollar prime and subcontracting opportunities

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Meet the Primes
12/1/2020

Hear about the members that comprise the Associated Construction Contractors of New Jersey (ACCNJ), the types of construction projects they are working on in NJ and the sub-contracting opportunities that are available now and in the future.

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So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of New Jersey
The ABCs of Procurement
11/18/2020

Webinar presentation from Amy Davis of the New Jersey Department of Treasury, Division of Purchase and Property and Wes Coleman of Rutgers University

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So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of New Jersey
The ABCs of Procurement
11/16/2020

Webinar presentation from Hekima Qualls of the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab (PPPL), a Department of Energy National Laboratory, as she provides information to the best ways to position your business to take part in PPPL projects in New Jersey.

 

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So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of New Jersey
The ABCs of Procurement
11/16/2020

Webinar presentation from Janet Peralta of the United States Small Business Agency. The webinar will focus on how you can engage in the federal contracting process. Janet will also present the various certification programs that are available from the federal government.

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Business Growth
11/12/2020

Webinars to learn more about how to navigate and find new growth opportunities for business and how best to use state tools to support and grow your business.

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2020 Garden State Procurement Readiness Webinar Series
11/10/2020

So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of NJ
Steps you need to take to be certified in order to win state construction contracts.

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2020 Garden State Procurement Readiness Webinar Series
11/9/2020

So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of NJ
The benefits of being MWVOB certified in New Jersey!

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2020 Garden State Procurement Readiness Webinar Series
11/9/2020

So You Want to Do Business In and with the State of NJ
NJ Business Registration

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ECONversations Podcast
02/26/2020

Maintaining an intentional focus on equity and inclusion is critical to growing a Stronger Fairer NJ economy. On this episode Hester Agudosi and Tim Sullivan discuss how NJ's diversity fuels economic growth.

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NJDOT 2020 Contractor Venture Forum
02/21/2020

The New Jersey Department of Transportation hosted its 2020 Contractor Venture Forum on Friday, February 21, 2020.  

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Garden State’s First MWVOB Summit Exceeds Expectations, Drawing More Than 1,200
09/20/2019

In keeping with Governor Phil Murphy's commitment to building a stronger and fairer economy, the State of New Jersey hosted its inaugural Garden State MWVOB Summit at NJIT in Newark on Friday, September 20.

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NJDOT Commitment to Communities Forum & Expo
06/27/2019

Transportation is the one service that almost every resident of the Garden State uses daily. Commitment to Communities began as an initiative in 2018 to assist local governments in spending the substantial additional dollars directed their way as a result of the reauthorization of the Transportation Trust Fund.

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Small, Minority, Women, and Veteran-Owned Subcontractor Opportunities Forum
04/15/2019

An event to connect Small, Minority, Women, and Veteran-Owned Businesses with Construction
Management Professionals who are actively recruiting SMWVBE firms to participate on state office building projects in the early stages of construction in the City of Trenton.

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2019 Essex County Small Business Procurement Expo
04/11/2019

The Essex County Office of Small Business Development and Affirmative Action (SBDAA) hosted a Small Business Procurement Expo on April 11, 2019 at Essex County College in Newark, New Jersey.

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NJ TRANSIT Contracting Event
03/29/2019

This was the Corporation’s first major outreach event of its kind hosted by the agency in the past 10 years but certainly not the last! NJ TRANSIT is already planning for a larger contracting event in late Fall of 2019, as it focuses on outreach to historically disadvantaged businesses across the State.

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Diversity and Inclusion in Film/Television Production Forum Video
03/20/2019

State and local officials joined an array of film and television industry leaders to discuss both upcoming opportunities and the importance of diversity when enlisting talent and crew from new Jersey.

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New City Kids
02/10/2019

New City Kids is a non-profit organization that seeks to eradicate the cycle of poverty experienced by urban youth.