The Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (OMWBE) is responsible for ensuring that the Office of General Services (OGS) and its hosted agencies comply with the provisions of New York State Executive Law, Article 15A and the rules and regulations set forth in 5NYCRR, Part 140 – 145. These policies are intended to promote and encourage participation by minority and women-owned businesses in state contracting opportunities.
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||8/7/18||8:00AM||State University of NY Jefferson, 1220 Coffeen Street, Watertown, NY|
|CUNY/CUCF – 2018 MWBEs & SDVOBs Contract Opportunities Conference||8/8/18||8:00AM – 3:00PM||John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 524 West 59th Street, New York, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||8/9/18||8:00AM||SUNY Clinton Community College, 136 Clinton Point Drive, Plattsburgh, NY|
|The 38th Annual NYC Economic Development Day||8/9/18||9:30AM – 5:00PM||
Columbia University, Alfred Lerner Hall, 115th Street & Broadway (NYC)
|20th Annual Bronx Business Opportunities Expo||9/6/18||9:30AM – 2:30PM||
Metropolitan College of NY, 459 East 149th Street, 2nd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455
|Chamber of Commerce Business Expo||9/21/18||9:00AM – 4:00PM||
NY Hilton Midtown, Hall of America’s, 1335 6th Avenue (near 53rd) NYC
|14th Annual NYSAMPO Western New York Fall Conference||9/25/18 – 9/28/18||8:00AM – 12:30PM||
The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls, 101 Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
|2018 NYS MWBE Forum||10/3/18 – 10/4/18||
10/3/18 (9:00AM – 8:00PM)10/4/18 (8:00AM – 3:00PM)
Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany, NY
|8th Annual Government to Business Expo & Matchmaker (G2B)||10/24/18||7:00AM – 3:30PM||
Holiday Inn – Downtown Rochester, 70 State Street, Rochester, NY 14614
|NY Expo Business Expo & Conference||10/30/18||9AM – 5:00PM||Jacob Javits Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY|
OGS Compliance and Reporting Forms for Commodity & Service Contracts, Consultant Contracts, and Construction Contracts.
See utilization plans submitted by bidders for OGS contracts including commodities, services, technology, consultants and construction. OGS also posts utilization plans for its hosted agencies, including Division of State Liquor Authority, Alcohol and Beverage Control, Board of Elections, and Division of Veterans' Affairs.
Empire State Development's Division of Minority and Women's Business Development certifies minority and women-owned businesses. Learn more about eligibility, application options – including fast track application, and how to apply on the Empire State Development website.
Search Empire State Development's online directory for certified MWBE firms.
Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
New York State Office of General Services
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12242
Tel: (518) 486-9284
Fax: (518) 486-9285