We look forward to seeing you and your team at the CUNY and CUCF 2016 MWBE/SDVOB Conference on Contract Opportunities on Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 8 AM – 3 PM at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, located at 524 West 59th Street, New York, NY. For more information about the event, visit: www.cunybiz.com

Questions.  If you have any questions or concerns about the event, please contact the event producer, Sacks Communications: Krista Gobins via email at kgobins@sackscom.com or telephone at 212.756.1236 ext. 104 or Hawa Bassett via email at hbassett@sackscom.com or telephone at 212.756.1236 x103

  • Floorplan and Booth Number.  Attached please find a floorplan and list of booth numbers.
  • Exhibitor Badges.  Please pick up your badges at the SPECIAL REGISTRATION DESK. This is located to your right, after you pass through the entry turn styles. 
  • Exhibit Setup. Exhibitors are allowed access to the building at 7:00 AM on Thursday, August 11, 2016 to set up their tables. Setup must be completed by 9:00 AM.  All exhibitor materials must be able to fit on a 4 Foot by 30-inch table. Table exhibitor displays are allowed as long as they fit on the table provided by Conference.  Tablecloths will be provided, but exhibitors are allowed to bring their own branded table covers.
  • Staffing Exhibit tables. Exhibit tables must be staffed while the Marketplace is open, from 10:15 AM – 3 PM. Exhibitors may not breakdown their booths until the conclusion of the conference at 3:00 PM. All boxes and packages must be picked up after the conference. No packages may be left on site. If you have packages that need to be returned to your office, please provide pre-paid shipping labels for express mail pick-up.
  • Exhibitor Name Tags.  To receive a correct name tag when you arrive, please provide us with the names and contact information of your representatives for the Exhibit by close of business, Monday, August 8, 2016. 
  • Business Meet-Up Decision Makers. If you are also participating in the Business Meet-Up, please be sure to provide us with the name of your representative(s) with contact information by Monday, Close of Business, August 8, 2016.  We will write to you under separate cover with instructions for Business Meet-Ups.
  • Directions & Parking. The Conference is taking place at John Jay College’s North Building located at 524 West 59th Street. There is a parking garage across the street. Parking of personal vehicles is not allowed on the street.
  • Insurance. Each exhibitor is responsible for his or her own equipment and merchandise. The City University of New York, the City University Construction Fund, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, nor any of their respective officers, service contractors, or employees, shall be responsible for any damage suffered by an exhibitor, his agents or employees, in transit to, at, or leaving the show, whether from theft, fire, or any other cause. Exhibitors desiring insurance on their goods must secure set insurance at their own expense.
  • Shipping. We discourage shipping all materials.  If you do decide to ship, please call Hawa Bassett at 212.756-1236 x 103 or email her at hbassett@sackscom.com and inform her of what you are shipping so we may inform the venue.  All packages should be labeled:

CUNY and CUCF MWBE Contract Opportunities Conference
c/o Cheryl D’Antonio
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019

(212) 484-1169

  • Wifi. Complimentary Wifi will be provided. The username and password will be distributed the day of the conference.
  • Electricity. Due to space restrictions, the use of any items that require electrical power is discouraged. Electric outlets will not be provided.