13th Annual Citywide Procurement Fair

FAQ

FAQ

 

Why Should I Attend this Fair?

City of New York certified Minority- and/or Woman-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) are invited to attend this fair to meet with procurement representatives from City, State and Federal agencies, as well as private corporations.

Why Would I Want to Meet with City Agency Procurement Representatives?

This is a prime opportunity for City of New York certified M/WBEs interested in selling to NYC to begin building relationships with the agencies that buy the goods and/or services your business offers.

How do I Register for the Fair?

Registration instructions are provided by email invitation only to City of New York certified M/WBEs.

Do I need ID to Enter the Fair?

Yes, you will need a valid (non-expired) State, City Residential or Government-issued photo ID. 

Will There be WiFi at the Fair?

Yes, there will be WiFi available.

Will I be Photographed, Filmed and/or Recorded?

By attending, you consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded. Your attendance constitutes your consent to such photography, filming and/or recording and to any use, in any and all media throughout the universe in perpetuity, of your appearance, voice and name for any purpose whatsoever in connection with the production presently entitled 13th Annual Citywide Procurement Fair. You understand that all photography, filming and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent given by you registering to attend this event. If you do not agree to the foregoing, please do not register to attend this event.

Is There Anything I Should Bring to the Fair?

Yes, along with your valid, government-issued ID, you should bring the following:

  • Capability statements

  • Business cards

  • Your winning personality

What Time Should I arrive to the Fair?

We suggest arriving as early as possible to take advantage of everything the fair has to offer. Check-in begins at 8:00AM.

Will There be Food at the Fair?

Continental breakfast and mid-day snacks will be provided on a first come, first served basis until gone.

Which NYC Government Agencies Will be at the Fair?

Check the Exhibitors page on this website periodically for an updated list of participating agencies and other exhibitors.

Are Children Allowed at the Fair?

No. No one under the age of 18 will be allowed into the building.

Is There Parking in the Area?

There are a number of parking garages in the area. There is no validation provided. Any costs incurred are your responsibility.

I'm not a Certified M/WBE, how do I get Started?

Please visit nyc.gov/getcertified or call 311.