Metra's DBE Certification Virtual Workshop
Thursday, March 25, 2021
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Online

Metra’s Office of Diversity & Business Enterprise and the College of DuPage Business Development Center are partnering to educate small, minority and women-owned businesses about becoming a certified Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) firm.   

Join us on March 25, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a free educational workshop to learn more about Metra’s DBE certification process and the benefits of becoming DBE certified.

Once registered, a follow up email including a link to join the workshop will be sent the week of the event.

For more information please contact Arsenio Pomales, Senior Community Liaison at apomales@metrarr.com

Sponsoring Organization:
Metra
Filed Under:
https://metradbecertificationvirtualworkshop.eventbrite.com

Far South Procurment & Government Contracting 101 Series
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

ARE YOU WANTING TO LEARN MORE ABOUT GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING &

HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH GOVERNMENT?

THE FAR SOUTH PROCUREMENT ABD GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING 101 SERIES

IS FOR YOU!

THIS WEEK YOU WILL:

    LEARN HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH CHICAGI PUBLIC SCHOOLS (CPS)
    LEARN HOE TO PREPARE FOR PRE-SUBITTALS AND UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES.

INTRODUCTION TO GOVERNMENT 101 ( MARCH 17, 2021, 6PM-7PM)

INTRODUCTION TO COOK COUNTY ( MARCH 24, 2021, 6PM-7PM)

INTRODUCTION TO CHA SECTION 3 ( MARCH 31, 2021, 6PM-7PM)

INTRODUCTION TO METRA ( APRIL 7, 2021, 6PM-7PM)

INTRODUCTION TO MWRD ( APRIL 14, 2021, 6PM-7PM)

INTRODUCTION TO CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOLS ( APRIL 21, 2021, 6PM-7PM)
Sponsoring Organization:
FAR SOUTH COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

CHICAGO DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
216 W JACKSON CHICAGO IL 60606

2021 CHICAGO DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE

A VIRTUAL, 2-DAY CONFERENCE FEATURING DEVELOPERS BEHIND SOME OF CHICAGO'S MOST EXCITING NEW PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTS.

INCLUDING:

    OBAMA PRESIDENTIAL CENTER
    BRONZEVILLE LAKEFRONT
    LINCOLN YARDS
    AND MORE

LEARN ABOUT BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES THAT THESE PROJECTS WILL PRESENT FOR MINORITY CONTRACTORS, CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES, ARCHITECTS, ENGINEERS, AND SUPPLIERS.
Sponsoring Organization:
CHICAGO MINORITY SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL


Metra’s Auburn Park Station Project, Prime & DBE Networking Event
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Metra will be hosting a networking event for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) firms and prime construction firms to meet and discuss building a relationship for the Auburn Park Station project.

The event will be held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Metra's 49th Street Training Center Located at 147 W. 47th St., Chicago, IL 60609.

To assure social distancing, attendance is being limited to 50 participants.

All participants are required to wear a mask.

All participants will have to sign a liability waiver to attend this event.

For more information please contact Arsenio Pomales, Senior Community Liaison at apomales@metrarr.com

"DOING BUSINESS WITH METRA" WEBINAR
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Online

You're invited

"Doing Business with Metra" Webinar

Join us on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to learn about Metra’s procurement process and upcoming opportunities; quality management program; insurance and contract requirements; and DBE certification.

Once registered, a follow up email including a link to join the webinar will be sent the week of the event.

For more information, please contact Arsenio Pomales at apomales@metrarr.com

Chicago MSDC: Connecting the Dots: Business S.O.S
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Join us for CBOF 54.

The 54th Annual CBOF conference theme, Connecting the Dots: Business S.O.S. – Synergies! Opportunities! Solutions! is all about looking forward, embracing change, identifying opportunities and creating synergies that exponentially expand our thinking, our sustainability, and our growth.

We have scheduled an exciting variety of online workshops that will engage you, get you thinking about growth opportunities, allow networking and connections to occur, and share ways to position your organizations for the future.

Meet and connect with other minority business enterprises, major buying organizations and government entities to grow your networks, opportunities and your business.
 
Sponsoring Organization:
CHICAGO MINORITY SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL