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

07/11/17

PG&E Diverse Suppliers are Safe

San Ramon, CA
TBD

PG&E

07/13/17

PG&E Prime Supplier Academy Workshop

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

PG&E

07/23/17 - 07/25/17

AICOCC Expo'17

Rancho Mirage, CA
All Day

American Indian Chamber of Commerce - AICOCC

08/01/17 - 08/04/17

2017 International Business & Leadership Conference

Las Vegas, NV
All Day

National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

08/09/17

PG&E Business Matchmaker

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

PG&E

08/10/17

WRMSDC Build the Future Buiness and Construction Expo

Richmond, CA
TBD

Western Regional Minority Supplier Development Council

08/15/17 - 08/19/17

Elite SDVOB National Convention

Orlando, FL
All Day

Elite SDVOB Network

08/17/17

PG&E and SBA Small Business Workshop

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

PG&E

08/17/17 - 08/18/17

2017 Astra S.T.E.A.M Summit

San Jose, CA
All Day

ASTRA

08/17/17 - 08/19/17

CBCC Ron Brown Business & Economic Summit and PG&E Diverse Suppliers are Safe and Cybersecure

Oakland, CA
All Day

California Black Chamber of Commerce

08/24/17 - 08/25/17

CHCC Annual Convention

Sonoma, CA
California Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce
All Day

California Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce

09/05/17

WRMSDC Webinar on Strategic Partnerships, Alliances, Joint Ventures and How to Land Larger Contracts

Western Regional Minority Supplier Development Council

09/07/17

PG&E and SBA Small Business Workshop/Hispanic Heritage Month

San Jose, CA

PG&E and SBA

09/08/17

Supplier Diversity Workshop: Hispanic Heritage Month

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

PG&E

09/20/17

Astra Northern California Economic Summit

TBD

ASTRA

09/27/17 - 09/28/17

EUISSCA Annual Sourcing Conference

Phoenix, AZ
All Day

Electric Utility Industry Sustainable Supply Chain Alliance

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.