Network and learn about Supplier Diversity business success stories

PG&E hosts events throughout the year as a service to our Supplier Diversity community. These events include business expos, conferences and other networking activities.

Learn about registering and attendance requirements

The events listed may require prior registration or may charge a fee to attend. We recommend that you contact the sponsoring organization for additional info and requirements. Websites for the event or the hosting organization are posted when available.

2017 Supplier Diversity event

DateEvent NameLocationHost(s)Registration Information

12/12/17

SBA Small Business Workshop/Supplier Diversity Workshop: Veterans Boots to Business

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

PG&E, Small Business Association (SBA), California DVBE Alliance

12/12/17

Astra Procurement Summit and Holiday Luncheon

San Francisco, CA

ASTRA

01/10/18

Supply Chain Responsibility Outreach Workshop

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

PG&E

01/21/18

16th Annual Utility Supply Chain Conference

Coronado, CA

S&P Platts

01/23/18

DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition

San Antonio, TX

DistribuTECH/Oracle

01/31/18

PG&E Targeted Matchmaker for IT

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

PG&E

02/01/18

San Francisco Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Construction Forecast and How to Bid on Public-Sector Energy Efficiency Contracts

San Francisco, CA

Emerald Cities Collaborative

02/08/18

Black History Month Celebration: Diverse Suppliers are Safe

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

PG&E

02/15/18

CBCC 2018 Legislative Welcome Reception & Capital Policy Luncheon

Sacramento, CA

California Black Chamber of Commerce

02/21/18

ISM IMPACT 2018 Conference (Diversity)

Washington D.C.

Institute of Supply Management (ISM)

02/27/18

Asian and Pacific Islanders Legislative Caucus Dinner

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce

03/01/18

8th Annual Legislative Summit

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce

03/01/18

API Business Leadership Reception/ Board Meeting

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce

03/01/18

CHCC Economic Summit

San Jose, CA

PG&E

03/06/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

03/13/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

03/14/18

Women's History Month:Diverse Suppliers Go Green

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

PG&E

03/19/18

Prime Supplier Academy

San Francisco, CA
12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

PG&E

03/20/18

WBENC Summit & Salute

Dallas, TX

Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

03/20/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

03/27/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

04/01/18

CPUC Small Business Expo (Southern CA)

TBD

California Pubic Utilities Commission (CPUC)

04/03/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

04/03/18

1st Annual Global Supplier Diversity and Inclusion Symposium & Gala

Washington D.C.

WEConnect International

04/04/18

Supply Chain Responsibility Outreach Workshop

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

PG&E

04/10/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

San Francisco, CA
TBD

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

04/17/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA
TBD

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

04/18/18

Best of the Best Gala

Washington D.C.
TBD

National Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC)

04/24/18

CERES Conference 2018

Boston, MA
TBD

CERES

04/24/18

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce Business Development Program

Sacramento, CA
TBD

California Asian Chamber of Commerce & PG&E

04/26/18

PG&E Targeted Matchmaker

San Francisco, CA
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

PG&E

05/01/18

AABE Annual Conference

Las Vegas, NV

American Association of Black in Energy (AABE)

Contact PG&E to add an event to the calendar

If you’d like to have your Supplier Diversity business event or activity posted, please email the Supplier Diversity team at supplierdiversityteam@pge.com.

 

Learn helpful networking tips

The following tips can help you connect and do business with companies you visit during PG&E Supplier Diversity networking events.

  • Practice your two-minute business introduction. Be prepared and quick when discussing your company’s products and services.
  • Research your target companies before the event.
  • Check your business card to ensure all info is correct.
  • Verify that your company’s website is up-to-date. Make certain all brochures and company materials on the website are current.
  • Follow up with contacts by email or phone soon after the event.
  • Keep your company’s Diversity Supplier certification current. Learn more by visiting The Supplier Clearinghouse. Disabled veteran-owned businesses should refer to the California eProcure website. Visit Welcome to California’s Online Marketplace .
  • Register with PG&E and create a Diversity Supplier profile. Visit PG&E Supplier Profile – CVM HOME.