The IDOA, DSD “Transforming Your Vision” 13th Annual Business Conference

is back in person Thursday, October 7, 2021, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

About this event

The Indiana Department of Administration (IDOA), Division on Supplier Diversity (DSD) is excited to announce that our 2021 Business Conference is back in person! This year’s theme is “Transforming Your Vision” IDOA DSD 13th Annual Business Conference will take place on Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST at the Indiana Government Center South Conference Center, 402 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN.

Our 13th Annual Business Conference, the Division of Supplier Diversity will cover the content that is focused on leading and managing a business successfully, as well as offer various business resources on how to obtain contracts and the importance of State of Indiana certification as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and Indiana Veteran Owned Small Business (IVOSB). This year’s conference will feature information from our government, corporate, and community partners, some of the State of Indiana state agencies as well as highlighting the best practices of successful prime contractors and subcontractors. All businesses will provide diverse suppliers with access to updated or new resources that will highlight strategies for businesses to consider as they prepare and develop their contingency plans.

The safety of all our partners and conference attendees is of utmost importance to the Indiana Department of Administration Division of Supplier Diversity. By attending the 13th Annual Business Conference, you agree to abide by and engage in certain health and safety beneficial conduct while attending the conference. This includes, but is not limited to, not attending the event if you are ill or have been recently exposed to COVID-19 and abiding by all federal, state, and local guidelines. These protocols are a living document that will continue to evolve as the Indiana State Department of Health standards change.

Due to COVID restrictions and to ensure everyone’s safety, we will only admit 150 attendees to this year’s conference. So, register today as this is first-come, first-serve!

Date and time

Thu, October 7, 2021

8:00 AM – 3:00 PM EDT


Indiana Government South Conference Center

302 West Washington Street

Indianapolis, IN 46204