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KLUENCYHNEOONTE SPEAKER FARPRIDILAY6, 2018

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

“Let me encourage you to allow yourself to dream of what-ifs, allow yourself a vision of Business Expo
a larger, more impactful company. Remember, your small business does not mean you Schedule-at-a-Glance
have to be small forever.” - David Segura
DAY 1 - Thursday, April 5, 2018
David SEGURA
12:00 PM – 05:00 PM Registration
Founder & CEO 12:00 PM – 05:00 PM Exhibitor Setup
01:00 PM – 03:00 PM The Loan-A-Thon: One-site Financing for Business Growth
01:00 PM – 03:00 PM Sales and Marketing Boot Camp: How to Make Your Business Stand
0 Out from the Competition
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM Construction Round Table & Opportunities in Transportation
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Johnson Controls International (JCI) Wants to do Business with You
03:15 PM – 05:15 PM Supplier Diversity Round Table (CorporateOnly)
03:15 PM – 05:15 PM MasterClasses: Business Excellence
05:30 PM – 07:00 PM CEO Forum: Running the Family Business
07:00 PM – 08:30 PM W elcome Reception

A Detroit native and graduate in computer engineering of the University of DAY 2 - Friday, April 6, 2018
Michigan, David Segura founded Detroit-based IT solutions company VisionIT
in 1997. Now an industry-leading global software development company 07:30 AM – 04:00 PM Registration
and influential player in global IT, VisionIT has more than 900 employees and 08:00 AM – 08:45 AM Continental Breakfast
operations across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, India and the Philippines. It is the 09:00 AM – 10:00 AM Concurrent Workshops (see page 7)
preferred systems integrator for some of the largest software companies 09:00 AM – 11:45 AM Leading Supplier Diversity With a Value-Based Approach (CorporateOnly)
in the world and counts 75 Fortune 500 companies among its customers. 09:30 AM – 12:00 PM Youth Entrepreneur Workshop
Since its inception,VisionIT has generated more than $1.5 billion in revenue. 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM Concurrent Workshops (see page 7)
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM Elevator Pitch Competition
A longtime champion of diversity in technology, Segura co-founded 12:00 PM – 01:15 PM Luncheon With Keynote Speaker David Segura
the Hispanic IT Executive Council and is a senior member of IT Senior 01:30 PM – 05:00 PM Trade Fair
Management Forum, which focuses on increasing African-American IT 01:45 PM – 04:30 PM One-on-One Appointments With Buyers
executive leadership in corporate America. Ernst & Young recognized 01:45 PM – 04:30 PM The Loan-A-Thon: On-site Financing for Business Growth
him among its Entrepreneurs of the Year for the Central Great Lakes 02:00 PM – 05:00 PM Free Business Coaching Sessions
region in 2008, and Hispanic Business magazine named him its national 02:00 PM – 05:00 PM Free Disaster Preparedness Assessment
Entrepreneur of the Year that same year. 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM Business Ideas Worth Sharing
05:00 PM – 11:00 PM Exhibitor Breakdown
visionit.com
The schedule is subject to change.

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