City of Virginia Beach Industry Day Set for Aug. 8

July 18, 2022

Free event will provide information on upcoming contracting opportunities

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (July 18, 2022) – The City’s Small, Women, and Minority-owned (SWaM) Business Office is hosting the second City of Virginia Beach Industry Day. Open to engineers, contractors and anyone interested in doing business with the City, this free, in-person event invites participants to learn about upcoming contracting opportunities for several projects and insights on navigating the City’s procurement process.

Industry Day will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, at The HIVE, 140 Independence Blvd. It is free and open to the public. Attendees can register for the event at

Staff from various City departments, Purchasing Division, and the SWaM Business Office will share presentations. Participation in this event offers businesses of all sizes a chance to ask questions and get answers directly from City staff about specific project and procurement needs.

To learn more about the SWaM Business Office and other informational and training sessions offered, visit