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The Asian American Chamber of Commerce cordially invites all local area businesses, business owners, government agencies, and interested individuals to participate in the 12th Annual Asian American Business Summit & Expo on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 1:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. The Hybrid event will provide a unique opportunity for businesses to connect with the Asian Business Community, meet industry specific buyers and decision makers, and learn about opportunities in government procurement, diversified supplier programs, business enterprise certifications, commercial real estate and more. Engaging Panel Discussions that address current business trends and topics that impact the marketplace, Keynote Speakers from different industries and top Legislative officials offering their insights, and professional networking to increase connections and foster new partnerships within the AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islanders) business community and beyond in our Greater Washington, D.C. region will be offered. This year’s event will include virtual and in-person options to accommodate the needs of all business professionals in light of on-going Pandemic conditions. The Business Summit promises to include both past traditions and new additions in our program schedule that live up to the expectations affiliated with this being another signature event hosted by AACC. As always, our goal is to provide a dynamic networking venue that promotes opportunity, education, strategic alliances, and small business growth.

Our Speakers

These Experts will Inspire you to Create Future

Gerry Connolly

U.S. Congressman, Commonwealth of Virginia

Jeffrey Mckay

Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors

Victor Hoskins

President & CEO, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Annie Yu

News Anchor, WUSA9

Peggy Fox

Dominion Energy, Media & Community Relations Manager, Northern Virginia
Economic Outlook

Laura Beldin

Senior VP, Bank of America Private Bank, Event Co-Chair, Vice Chair, AACC Board

Larry Webb

District Director, Small Business Administration Washington Metropolitan Area District Office (WMADO)

Buddy Rizer

Executive Director, Loudoun County Economic Development, Virginia

Terry Clower

Director, Center for Regional Analysis, George Mason University

Alex Zhou

Founder & CEO, Yamibuy
Digital Transformation and Modernization Initiatives

David Yang

Vice President, ICF International

Sonny Hashmi

Commissioner, Federal Acquisition Service, U.S. General Services Administration

William R. Pratt

Director, Strategic Technology Management, Chief Technology Officer Directorate, OCIO, Department of Homeland Security

Edward Dowgiallo

Senior Technical Advisor, Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) and Federal Transit Administration’s Office of Information Technology
Corporate Supplier Diversity and Workforce Diversity

Kyu Jung

President, Procon Consulting LLC

Ingrid E. Olsen

Chief People Officer, Inovalon

Yuri Cruz

Lead Associate, Small Business Office, Booz Allen Hamilton

Ashley Bazzani

Senior Strategic Sourcing Specialist, Supplier Diversity, PNC Financial Services, PNC Bank

Our Sponsors

Admission Fee

Advance Registration: By August 31

Members $35 | Non-Members $50

Advance Registration: By September 30

Members $45 | Non-Members $60


Members $55 | Non-Members $70

Vendor Table

Advance Registration: By August 31

Members $295 | Non-Members $395

Advance Registration: By September 30

Members $395 | Non-Members $495


Members $495 | Non-Members $595


Silver - $1,000

Gold - $2,000

Expo - $5,000

Title - $7,500

Please contact Cindy Shao at 703-201-3167 or cindy@ to reserve your sponsorship.