Asian Business Association of Orange County has been a leader for the last 13 years through PROCON to create opportunities for diverse businesses to be more successful in their efforts to win larger contracts. ABAOC is recognized as a role model for our community involvement by our members, community partners, government agencies, past conference attendees, and other constituencies through our purchasing conference. We are proud to present ‘2012 Procurement & Export/Import Opportunities’ – “Qualify, Source and Win Contracts Through Corporate & Government Procurement and Supplier-Diversity”.
This year’s PROCON conference program is created to be interactive. You will want to engage and embrace this event as you will gain immediate access to large corporations & government agencies as well as Certified Diverse Suppliers through formal and informal business opportunities throughout the day. Every workshop is created for you to walk-away with valuable information and action-steps to execute, to strengthen and expand opportunities within your targeted procurement area.
PROCON is on a growth spurt. We are expecting over 600 attendees and 80 exhibitors, doubling last year’s participation. We have exciting speakers and new corporate sponsors. Many of our community partners are leaders in supplier-diversity programs, in which we are exchanging information to continue the value of PROCON even after the conference. We cannot wait to unveil how exciting PROCON will be.
Here are just a few of the exciting features you’ll find at the conference:
- Business Matchmaking Meetings for Graduates from the Contract Development August Workshop. It’s not too late to sign up NOW!.
- Luncheon Reception with Keynote Speakers from Presidents/Executives of Government Agencies and Fortune Companies
- Business Seminars with Opportunities for You to Ask Questions Directly to Any Panel Speaker
- First 75 Exhibitors are in Raffle Drawing with Submission of Registration Form by September 15th
- First 500 Attendees by September 15th get FREE Parking Validation for Exhibit Hall Parking Lot Only, $10.00 Value
- Networking Lounge After- Event
Procurement contract opportunities are a highly competitive environment. You will increase your ability to win more procurement opportunities while building sustainable and productive relationships to grow your business. Register to sign up today.
Be sure that when you register to attend PROCON, register with lunch to be a part of this exciting session.
Our panel of prominent speakers will be discussing key issues in regards to how you as an Attendee may secure business within their companies. Understand what are today’s issues in awarding contracts that was different from years past. Understand how supplier-diversity and/or being certified is valuable to awarding contracts. Embrace this luncheon reception, you do not want to miss this interactive session. You will have an opportunity to personally ask questions directly to the panel member of your choice. Seating is limited, take action by registering now!
PROCUREMENT & OPPORTUNITY CONTRACTS AVAILABLE
FOR ATTENDEES AT CONFERENCE
As an added value to attending the conference, we are asking companies to submit the products or services that are open for contract bidding. Register now to meet the companies who want you as their vendor for these OPEN AND ACTIVE Contracts.
Disneyland Hotel Exhibit Hall,
9am – 9:30am – Welcome/Introduction Ceremonies
Be a Part of this Event
ABAOC 2012 President
Welcome to the Asian Business Association of Orange County’s 2012 Procurement and Export/Import Opportunities Conference. It’s an exciting time for ABAOC as we continue to grow and adapt, remaining always adaptable, motivated and responsive to the business needs of our community…
Conference Program Director
I’d like to personally welcome each of you to participate in PROCON. It is my pleasure to be ABAOC’s Program Director for this exciting conference. Having more than 20 years supply chain experience in negotiating large contracts for Fortune companies and having had implemented the Women Minority Business Enterprise…
Welcome to the Asian Business Association of Orange County (ABAOC) to the annual 2012 Procurement & Export/Import Opportunities Conference! This year’s event theme is “Qualify, Source and Win Contracts Through Corporate & Government Procurement and Supplier-Diversity”…
On behalf of the 2012 PROCON Committee, let me welcome you to the 2012 PROCON which is scheduled for October 10, 2012. As a Co-Chair it is my privilege and honorto welcome all of you as we introduce our business and community leaders, as well as our valued corporate partners the exciting plans for the conference…