Public Higher Education Bulletin
Diverse Business Opportunity Fair
Representatives from Illinois public universities and business owners from across the state will gather at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for a higher education diverse business opportunity fair on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. The fair will be held at the iHotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First Street, Champaign, Illinois. For more information on this event please go to Diverse Business Opportunity Fair.
Veteran's Public Forum
The Chief Procurement Officers invite all interested parties to participate in a public forum to be held on July 22, 2015 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. The purpose of this forum is to receive input from the public, vendors and constituent groups regarding the Veterans Business Program.
The public forum will take place at the following locations: 401 S. Spring Street, Room 349C Stratton Building, Springfield, Illinois and 100 W. Randolph, Room 14-612 JRTC, Chicago, Illinois. The Springfield and Chicago locations will be connected via video conferencing. For interested parties who are unable to attend in person, a call-in number is also available. 1-888-494-4032, Access code 895-083-2216 or written comments may be submitted to the Chief Procurement Officers via email at email@example.com.
All vendors who wish to bid on State of Illinois public university contracts must:
- Be a legal entity authorized to do business in Illinois in conformance with the Illinois Secretary of State
- Register with the Illinois State Board of Elections
- Hold a current Bidder Eligibility Number from the Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR)
To download solicitation documents, receive E-mail notifications of opportunities, and take advantage of other vendor services, vendors are encouraged to register for a My Bulletin account.
For more information about these and other vendor requirements, refer to Doing Business with Universities.
Solicitations & Awards