Vision of Opportunity for Millennial Small Businesses

Conference South
April 2025
Alabama A&M University

Small Business | Small Disadvantaged Business

Women-Owned Business | Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business

8(a) Business Development Program | HUBZone Business

Millennial Procurement Palooza is a 3-day national hybrid conference designed for millennial small business owners to learn how to do business with federal government agencies and Fortune 2000 companies. Our goal is to empower the next generation of entrepreneurs and procurement professionals and provide them with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed in the procurement process.

Discover fundamental procurement requirements and best practices for Millennial Small Businesses seeking federal government and/or corporate business opportunities.

Opportunity for Historically Black Colleges and University HBCU students to discover the vast number of procurement career opportunities within the federal government and corporate sectors.

Outstanding Achievement Awards for federal government and corporate millennial procurement professionals who exhibit outstanding performance and professionalism in their respective positions.


Huntsville, Alabama - Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University (AAMU) is a historic, student-friendly and community-focused institution of higher learning. Reflecting on its heritage as a historical black college and university (HBCU) and a traditional 1890 land-grant institution, AAMU functions as a teaching, research and public service institution, including extension. Founded in 1875 by a former slave, Dr. William Hooper Councill, AAMU is a dynamic and progressive institution with a strong commitment to academic excellence. The serene, intimate campus is situated on “The Hill,” only a short distance from downtown Huntsville, the site of the school’s founding.

Government and Corporate Procurement


Discover the fundamentals of federal government and Fortune 2000 procurement and gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.

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group of people sitting on bench near trees duting daytime
Networking Opportunities

Connect with public and private industry leaders, government officials, and fellow entrepreneurs to expand your network.

Procurement Sector Career Discovery


HBCU Students - discover the vast number of career opportunities in the public and private procurement sectors.

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woman and man sitting in front of monitor
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a man and a woman sitting at a desk in front of a computer
Networking Opportunities

Engage with public and private sector procurement professionals and hiring personnel.