Chevron AMBU, Consol Energy, EQT Corporation, Halliburton Joint Marcellus Matchmaking Event in Pittsburgh, August 15,2013
What is the Purpose of the Event:
To educate prospective suppliers on upcoming opportunities available with the sponsoring companies and/or their prime suppliers; To provide a forum for prospective suppliers to learn more about how to do business with the Oil & Gas and Marcellus Shale industries; To connect suppliers to buyers for specific Commodities and Services; To develop new relationships with suppliers in the Region where Chevron AMBU, Consol Energy, EQT Corporation, Halliburton and Shell have current and planned facilities.
Who Can Attend:
Principals of Small Businesses (as classified by the US Small Business Administration), Minority and/or Women Owned Firms from throughout the United States with demonstrated experience in the Oil and Gas Industry and/or Marcellus Shale Exploration and related support activities; Small Business representatives for companies certified by DGS in the State of Pennsylvania whose primary business is included on the posted Commodities List for this event.
How Suppliers Apply to Attend:
Review the Commodities List posted at PossibleMissions.com; Complete the Supplier Application Form posted at PossibleMissions.com and submit using one of the approved methods listed on the site. All applications will be reviewed and selected suppliers will be notified on or before July 8 of their selection to participate. The application deadline is July 10, 2013. Suppliers are selected and matched on a first-come first-served basis. Apply early to maximize your opportunity for selection.
Where is the Event:
Selected suppliers who apply by July 10 will receive a direct link to register for the event taking place on August 15 and the location details. For planning purposes, suppliers should consider transportation to/from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Hotel accommodations will be available for August 14 and August 15 at a rate of $109 single or double occupancy.
What is the Agenda for August 15, 2013:
7:30 am – 9:00 am
8:00 am – 9:00 am
9:00 am – 9:30 am
9:30 am – 11:45 am
12 noon – 1:15 pm
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
What is the Business Value for Participating Suppliers:
Registration and Matchmaking Check-In Welcome & Opening Session Matchmaking Overview
Luncheon Session Matchmaking Sessions
The opportunity to meet formally and informally with buyers and procurement representatives from the sponsoring companies; Peer networking and open seating to pursue networking with prospective buyers who may not have pre-scheduled a meeting with your firm; An intimate setting where buyers and suppliers are focused on one industry and can address questions and issues specific to the industry.
If we are not selected, is our company still eligible to do business with these companies and with the Oil & Gas and Marcellus Shale industries?
Yes, this event’s focus is limited to the Goods and Services on the Commodities List and to suppliers for upcoming work in the Region. Your completed application will be accessible to only the sponsoring companies and matchmaking selections are individual. Each company has the option to contact you directly, after the event if a potential opportunity arises.
For more information about each of the sponsoring companies, visit their respective websites:
www.eqt.com www.halliburton.com/supplierdiversity www.shell.us/mwbe