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ConnectUS Small Business Conference & Expo

October 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Come join us!

The ConnectUS Small Business Conference & Expo will take place October 2, 2019 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Hosted by Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and the City of Columbus, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the conference will provide an interactive platform for small, minority and women owned businesses to take advantage of targeted learning and networking, in order to build valuable new business relationships.

There are a couple ways you can join us:

Regular Attendee- $125 registration
Exhibitor- 2 complimentary registrations included with your registration
Standard Exhibit Space (10′ x 10′ space allocation)
Corporate: $1,000
Small Business Enterprise: $500
Government: $300
Non-Profit: $250
The conference will feature a Mayor’s Breakfast Plenary, a dynamic keynote luncheon, and a host of education and networking opportunities . Conference workshops have been designed to reflect feedback received from our local MWBE community and will cover such topics as: financial health and resources, small business development support, updates on key Columbus initiatives, and an introduction to the local, real estate development community. The conference expo, with an anticipated 100 vendors, will host public and private sector organizations who are recruiting top vendors to meet their diverse procurement needs. The 2019 ConnectUs Small Business Conference & Expo is the place to get inspired, ignite your entrepreneurial spirit and continue your ongoing path to success!

We hope to see you there! To register


October 2, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mayor Ginther
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Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St
Columbus, 43215 United States
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