Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) 17th Annual East-West Business Connection

Date:  March 05, 2020  
Time:  09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 39000 Schoolcraft, Livonia, MI 48150 (Jump to map)

State of Michigan Procurement will be attending the Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) 17th Annual East-West Business Connection

From the event sponsor:

APACC in partnership with National ACE bring you the 17th Annual East-West Business Connection, "Envision Success," presented by Lear Corporation. This global supplier diversity matchmaking event attracts nearly 350 attendees including more than 50 Corporate buyers who will meet one-on-one with minority business owners (W/MBEs) throughout the Midwest-based specific procurement needs.

  • Bonnie Clinton, Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer for Toyota, will be our Keynote Speaker.
  • The panel discussion following the keynote will be about supplier diversity with Terrez Thompson, VP of Global Supplier Diversity for Coca-Cola,
  • Kevin Bell, President of Renaissance Capital Alliance,
  • Debra Quade, Diversity Supplier for Kellogg Company, and
  • Michelle Robinson, President & CEO of Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council.

All attendees will receive a copy of our Lexicon which contains the company and contact information of all event participants.

The Asian Pacific American Business Town Hall provides an forum for Asian Pacific American Business owners and their representatives both the opportunities to share the challenges and issues facing them today in their business operations and learn more about how the Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) and the Asian & Pacific Islander American Chamber of Commerce & Entrepreneurship (National ACE) can support them both locally and nationally.