Event Schedule

Enjoy the following event activities during the 2017 B2B Expo. Main Expo event is from 4:00-8:00 PM.


Pre-Event: Educational Roundtables

2:00 – 2:45 PM Roundtable Session 1 (see details)
3:00 – 3:45 PM Roundtable Session 2 (see details)
Event activities include your choice of 10 educational roundtable topics


Main Event: 10th Annual B2B Expo

4:00-5:00 PM Speak one-on-one with Albuquerque’s Mayoral Candidates
4:00-8:00 PM Strategic Networking and Exhibition Hall Access
6:15 PM First Round of Silent Auction Winners Announced (see details)
6:30 PM Best Local Brand Contest Ends
6:45 PM Best Local Brand Award Winners Announced (see details)
7:15 PM Second Round of Silent Auction Winners Announced
8:00 PM Event Over and Exhibitor Take-Down Begins
Best Local Brand Awards Ceremony

Speak with Albuquerque’s Mayoral Candidates

An exclusive added benefit of attending the 10th Annual B2B Expo is your chance to speak with the candidates vying for Mayor of Albuquerque. Ask them your most pressing business questions and get one-on-one answers. This meet and greet will only be from 4-5:30 PM at designated areas within the exhibitor hall. Watch for updates on which candidates will be available.

Enjoy LIVE Activities During the Show

  • LIVE Voting for the People’s Choice Best Local Brand Awards: One winner will be chosen in the Commercial category, and another winner in the Nonprofit category
  • LIVE Social Media Stream: Get your name on the Big Screen – Use hashtag #B2BExpoNM on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

EXHIB-IT!'s annual B2B event is a great opportunity to showcase your business to the Albuquerque networking community as well as introduce yourself to other local businesses and strengthen business relationships you've already started. HUNDREDS attend each year. It truly is a "don't miss" event.

Steve Reimann, Sales ManagerKNKT 107.1 FM

The B2B Expo NM is by far the largest collective of local talented entrepreneurs under one roof, and a great event for critical business-to-business networking. I loved it!

Shawna Baker, Solopreneur and Commercial PhotographerShawna Baker Photography

The relationships I have developed through the strategic networking at DJ's B2B Event has been an asset for our business. There has always been fantastic energy and collaboration at every event. People, this is one event you do not want to miss!!!

John Reimann, Account ManagerFastPark & Relax

The business to business aspect of the event is fantastic! It really gives us a chance to
showcase our food and service while in a relaxed, inviting environment. We have made many connections and gained new catering clients and restaurant customers every year.

Miia Hebert, Catering and Marketing DirectorGarcia's Kitchen

The ability to interact with other businesses and the support of local charities makes this a very worthwhile event. We very much look forward to being a Platinum Sponsor at the upcoming 10th Annual B2B Expo.

Gregg Russell, Business Link RepresentativeMelloy Dodge

EXHIB-IT's Annual B2B event is probably one of my favorite and absolute MUST-ATTEND events I look forward to each year. The connections I have made at this event are truly priceless, and have catapulted my business forward.

Maralyn Beck, Chief Digital StrategistBRAVE Social

Exhib-it’s B2B Expo is THE networking event of the year. This is our fourth year as an exhibitor and sponsor because it’s the one event in which we participate that always results in expanding our brand AND our client base. Each year’s event improves over the last!

Toby Younis and Shelley CarneyVideotero, LLC