We look forward to seeing you and your team at the 2017 CUNY & CUCF Build Your Business Conference on Contract Opportunities for Minority, Women, and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 8:00 AM – 3:00 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: Alexandra Morbitzer via email at amorbitzer@sackscom.com  or telephone at 212.756.1236 ext. 108 or Greg Insana via email at ginsana@sackscom.com or telephone at 212.756.1236 ext. 119. During the Conference, if you have any questions, please come to the Exhibitor or General Registration Desk and we would be happy to assist you.


  • Floorplan and Booth Number.  Attached please find a floorplan and list of booth numbers.
  • Exhibitor Badges.  Please pick up your badges at the EXHIBITOR 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 Wednesday, August 2, 2017 to set up their tables. Setup must be completed by 9:00 AM.  Sacks reserves the right to reallocate tables that are empty after 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 the 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, Friday, July 28, 2017. 
  • CUCF Business Meet-Up. If you are also participating in the CUCF Business Meet-Up, please be sure to provide us with the name of your representative(s) with contact information by close of business on Friday, July 28, 2017.  The Marketplace booth may NOT empty during the Business Meet-Up. 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 as this is a college that is actively preparing for the fall semester. If you do decide to ship to or after the event, please call Alexandra Morbitzer at 212.756-1236 ext. 108 or email her at amorbitzer@sackscom.com and inform her of what you are shipping so we may inform the venue. We are not responsible for lost or misdirected mail. All packages should be labeled:

CUNY and CUCF 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 not permitted. Electric outlets will not be provided.