We are excited to present VETCON 2021 as a live, in-person event. Any COVID-19 protocols that are in effect at the time of the event will be strictly enforced. We are pleased to announce that our event venue, the Crowne Plaza Desmond, has implemented an air purification system in all meeting rooms and public spaces to provide a safe and healthy environment for all guests and staff. Please click here to learn more!


VETCON is the premier annual conference dedicated to the education and professional growth of veterans through networking with entrepreneurs, state agencies, and industry leaders.

Each year, VETCON brings together a growing number of state agencies, owners of veteran-friendly businesses interested in growing their state government portfolios, veterans in transition, and 300+ visitors over the course of two days. 

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VETCON 2021 promises to be the best one yet! With 2 days of unrivaled networking and educational opportunities, and deep representation from government agencies, you’re certain to walk away with clear opportunities for the future.

VETCON 2019 was a huge success! Thank you to all of the attendees, sponsors & agencies who joined us for two full days of learning, networking, and growth.

Take a look back at last year’s conference below:

2021 VETCON Business Plan Competition

We are pleased to again announce the VETCON Business Plan Competition, which will give three aspiring or recently-formed veteran business owners the opportunity to pitch their plans to a panel of judges. At stake are in-kind legal services and other exciting business resources. Finalists will be asked to present live at VETCON 2021, where apanel will award first, second and third place prizes to the finalists.

Veteran in Business Awards
Sponsored by:

The 2021 Veterans in Business Awards

Nominations are now open!

The Veterans in Business Awards recognize the patriotism, leadership, community service, industriousness, and achievements of Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business owners.

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Veteran in Business Awards
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VETCON 2019 Was a great success!

Take a look back at photos and video from our last conference:

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