Supplier Diversity Workshop

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Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Time: 5-7:30 p.m.
Where: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
Broadway and Locust Streets
St. Louis, Mo. 63102 (map it)
Parking: We invite registered attendees to park in the St. Louis Fed Bank Garage at no charge. We will provide additional instructions in an event reminder email.

This workshop will introduce woman- and minority-owned businesses to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and how to become a part of our supplier community. This outreach initiative aims to build relationships and drive economic development in our communities by integrating a diverse pool of qualified suppliers.

Event agenda:

5-5:50 p.m. Meet, greet and explore the Inside the Economy® Museum
6-6:15 p.m. Welcome and introductions
6:15-6:25 p.m. Financial Management: Get to know the Federal Reserve
6:25-6:40 p.m. Public Affairs: Social media branding
6:40-6:55 p.m. Information Security: Risks that could impact your business
6:55-7:10 p.m. Legal: Basic tips on contracting
7:10-7:25 p.m. Procurement: Tips and best practices on responding to RFPs
7:25 p.m. Closing remarks

 

 

 

 

 

The event will be held inside the award-winning Inside the Economy® Museum. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore one of the nation’s top economy museums, where the economy comes to life through nearly 100 displays, games, exhibits and videos.

The workshop is free, but space is limited. The registration deadline is April 19, 2018.

Registration is required. All registrants must present a photo ID, such as a valid government-issued ID. X-ray screening and metal detection, similar to airport security procedures, are also required for all who enter the building.

Email Monica Buren, supplier diversity coordinator in the Bank's Financial Management department, for more information.