SCHEDULE

DAY ONE – AUGUST 2, 2021
1:30 PM -1:45 PM Motivation
With Allison Moore (MooreLaughing)
1:45 PM -2:00 PM Official Welcomes
Jeff Conley (Henrico County) / Dominique Milton (CVMSDC) / Darryl Gibbs (Equitable)
2:00 PM -2:05 PM Commercial Opening
Equitable
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
2:05 PM -2:25 PM Billion Dollar Message (Part One)
Janice Bryant Howroyd (ActOne)
2:25 PM -2:45 PM Billion Dollar Message (Part Two)
Kevin Williams (GAA)
2:45 PM – 4:00 PM Billionaire Mindset Panel Discussion – Growing Supplier Diversity
Moderated by: Keith Pigues (Luminas Strategy) Panelsists: Dominique Milton (CVMSDC) / Louise Connell (BMW) ) / Kym Gardner (Turner Construction) / Shelly Brown (AON) & Bill Williams (American Tire Distributors)  
KEYNOTE ADDRESS 
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM Capitalizing Minority Enterprises
Ralph Sampson (Winner’s Circle Ventures)
CONCERT CONCLUSION
4:40 PM – 5:15 PM Live Stream Concert
With Jazz Trombonist Buff Dillard
DAY TWO – AUGUST 3, 2021
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Wake Up Dance Party
With DJ TMobile
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Official Welcome / Capital Resources Roundtable Discussion
Welcome with Dominique Milton (CVMSDC), Jeff Conley (Henrico County) & James Hamlin (ATD) Disucssion with Allison Moore (MooreLaughing) / Jim Franklin (Prodigy Capital Consulting Group) Domink Mjartan (Optus Bank) / John James (The James Group) / Herbert Drayton (Vertical Holdings) and Ralph Sampson (Winner’s Circle Ventures)
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Break
With Video Visual Artist Morowa Mosai
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM A Seat at the Tech Table – Tech Noir
With Tope Mitchell (Reflekt Me) / Keith Piques (Luminas Strategy) / Jeremiah Smith (BLKTIX) William “Bill” Spruill (Global Data Consortium) & Bernard Worthy (LoanWell)
WORKSHOPS (Choose One For Each Session)
11:40 AM – 12:40 PM Session One – 2021 Challenges & Opportunities In Supplier Diversity (CORP) / Patents & Production (Combined) / How to Get Into the Tech Startup Game and Win (MBE)
12:40 PM – 1:00 PM Break
With Video Visual Artist Morowa Mosai & Allison Moore Coffee Break
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Session Two – Turn Conversations Into Cash (MBE) / Food & Beverage Retail Readiness (MBE) / Investments (Combined)
2:00 PM – 2:25 PM Virtual Lunch Break and Live Auction
Announce Winner of Live Auction Featuring Morowa Mosai
CONFERENCE CONCLUDES
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Matchmaking
Pre Scheduled Corp : MBE Meetings

Meet The President
(If not Matchmaking – Optional) With Dominque Milton (CVMSDC)
EVENING NETWORKING (OPTIONAL)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM “Unwine” (Optional Evening Networking)
With Jamel Lynch (Harlem Beer Distributing)