Photo: Meetings with Buyers in Expo Hall

Wisconsin's annual MARKETPLACE Conference attracts hundreds of minority, woman and veteran-owned businesses each year. 

This year's buyer meetings will be held on Thursday, December, 13, 2018 inside the Expo Hall at Potawatomi Hotel and Conference Center in Milwaukee.

Small businesses attend for four primary reasons to:
  • Introduce their businesses to Government and Corporate buyers
  • Learn about current and upcoming opportunities
  • Learn about the contracting processes and associated requirements
  • Continue existing relationships with Government and Corporate buyers

Buyer meetings are scheduled December 13, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., and again from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. following lunch. A skirted table and chairs on both sides are provided. No booth displays are required. Handouts and a small table top display may be helpful.

FOR BUYERS ONLY [Government Agency or Corporate Representatives] - Procurement professionals, supplier diversity managers and buyers that will be participating in the one-on-one meetings can register at no cost for one or both days.T
he Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI) is organizing the one-on-one meetings and handles this special registration process.

FOR BUYERS ONLY [Government Agency or Corporate Representatives] - Please click HERE to register.

NOTE: Click HERE for attendee and exhibitor registration.

Please contact David Olson at (608) 338-8018 or, or Cassie Hutzler at or (414) 270-3600 for assistance