Monday 22 June 2020, 9:15 - 16:30
MSDUK is delighted to invite you to attend our Virtual Business Opportunity Day, offering a dynamic virtual platform for ethnic minority businesses and procurement professionals.
09:15 - 09:30 | Login to Zoom (private link sent at registration, please add this to your calendar)
09:30 - 10:45 | Entrepreneurial Panel: Pivoting for success (Main Stage)
11:00 - 11:45 | Corporate Roundtables (Breakout Rooms)
Breakout Room 1 Gibbs Hybrid:
Sourcing challenges faced by SMEs and Entrepreneurs
Breakout Room 2 Barclays:
What to expect when engaging a large corporate in the finance sector?
Breakout Room 3 IBM:
My experience of how diversity suppliers have reinvented themselves and diversified during COVID-19 pandemic
Breakout Room 4 Accenture:
Responsible Buying and ESG considerations
Breakout Room 5 Intel:
Where are the next business opportunities going to come for diverse businesses?
Breakout Room 6 Sodexo:
What we are looking for in a supplier and what to expect when working with Sodexo
Breakout Room 7 EY:
What to expect when working with EY?
Breakout Room 8: General Networking
12:00 - 13:30 | Meet the Buyer Session (Breakout Rooms)
13:30 - 13:50 | Virtual Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:00 | Corporate Panel Session: Supplier Diversity post COVID-19 (Main Stage)
15:15 - 16:15 | Meet the Buyer Sessions (Breakout Rooms)
16:15 - 16:30 | Closing remarks