Local Events

How to Do Business with the United Nations:

A Seminar for U.S. Companies

Tuesday, July 22, 2014      

9:00 AM – 12:30 PM Seminar

2:00 – 5:00 PM Vendor Registration and One-on-One Support

Hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce, New York Export Assistance Center

290 Broadway, 30th floor, New York, NY 10007

This seminar will provide participants with the opportunity to learn effectively how to do business in the USD 15 billion UN Procurement Market. By attending the seminar, companies will gain an understanding of UN procurement from the two UN agencies that have the largest procurement value as well as business opportunities available locally in New York City.

Agenda (Tentative)        


09:00 – 09:30a.m.             Registration

09:30 – 09:45a.m.             Opening by the U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Mission to the U.N.

09:45 – 10:45a.m.             Overview of UN Procurement

10:45 – 11:00a.m.             Break

11:00 – 11:45a.m.             Doing Business with UNDP

11:45 – 12:30p.m.             Procurement at UN Headquarter in NYC

12:30 – 2:00p.m.               Break- Lunch on Your Own

2:00 –  5:00p.m.                Vendor Registration Support and One-on-One meetings

Registration for one-on-one meetings will be available the day of the event. Space for One-on-One meetings will be limited to 25 companies.

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. Space is limited.

To register: https://emenuapps.ita.doc.gov/ePublic/event/editWebReg.do?SmartCode=4Q7G

Registration Deadline:  July 14, 2014

For more information, please contact:

Bridgette Clark at Bridgette.Clark@trade.gov or 212-471-0060