Wednesday, April 22, 2020

9:00 - Registration, networking and breakfast

10:00 - Speakers introduction and speech

* Registration details will be determined by the team.

Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) will partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield and Henry Ford System to host a Healthcare summit, to increase access to supplier diversity, in service provider and/or commodity-based providers.

 Minority suppliers often face a challenge in competing with larger companies due to their limited resources. PMBC Henry Ford System and Blue Cross Blue Shield will  align their efforts and will promote supplier diversity in the state of Michigan.

The event will include walk up tables and 1 on 1 meetings led by various Healthcare purchasing dept. Once selected for a 1 on 1 meeting, you will the chance to sit with a major Healthcare sourcing representative.  Not selected for a 1 on 1 meeting? no worries, you will still have the opportunity to talk with companies at a walk up tables. 

Event will begin at 9 am and last for five hours. There are limited seats, but open networking throughout the course of the event.


9:00 - 10:00 AM

Registration and Networking

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Introduction to speakers and speech