2022 NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference

August 2, 2022

The 2022 NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference Heads to Las Vegas!

Join us August 2 - 5, 2022


Our 2022 International Business & Leadership Conference will take us to Las Vegas, NV and the beautiful Bellagio Hotel & Resort! This globally recognized conference is the largest LGBT business event on the planet. The NGLCC Conference delivers innovative leadership programming as well as networking and engagement opportunities for more than 2,000 LGBT and allied business leaders. Cutting-edge educational programs include inspiring keynote speakers, the annual B2B Boot Camp for certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs), a local chamber development track, Marketplace Expo, one-on-one Matchmaker meetings between suppliers and Fortune 500 companies, and much more. 

2022 NGLCC Business & Leadership Conference Registration Rates

Prices reflect per person rates. Registrations are audited to ensure registration type accuracy.
NGLCC Conference registration refund policy: Refunds will be honored until Summer 2022 (date TBA) with a $75 processing fee.
After that date no refunds will be granted, all sales are final.


REGISTERED TYPE   DESCRIPTION   Early Bird Registration Regular Registration
    Before May 1 After May 2
NGLCC Certified LGBTBE® or NGLCC Registered International Supplier    Small business who is currently certified through NGLCC as an LGBTBE or small business that is currently registered through NGLCC as an International LGBT Supplier    $649.00  $749.00 
Affiliate Chamber Leader or International Affiliate Chamber Leader    Attendee who is recognized as an affiliate chamber staff or board member    $649.00  $749.00 
Small Business Local Chamber Member   Small business who is a member of their local chamber, but is not NGLCC certified   $649.00  $749.00 
Small Business (Non-affiliated)   Small business who is not a member of their local chamber or NGLCC certified   $749.00  $849.00 
Corporate Partner   Corporation that is a corporate partner of the NGLCC   $1,349.00  $1,449.00 
Corporate Non-Partner   Corporation that is not currently a corporate partner of the NGLCC   $1,699.00  $1,799.00 
Government Agency   Attendee who works for a Government Agency   $649.00  $749.00 
Nonprofit Organization/Organizational Ally   Attendee who works for a Nonprofit Organization or an Organizational Ally   $649.00  $749.00 



Preliminary Agenda 

Bellagio Hotel & Casino - August 2-5, 2022

Please check back as we will update this agenda regularly throughout the coming weeks.


Tuesday, August 2 - Pre Conference Day 

8:00AM - 8:00PM | Registration
9:00AM - 5:00PM | XLR8 Programming 
                              Chamber Affiliate Alliance
10:00AM - 12:00PM | NGLCC Procurement Council Meeting
1:30PM - 3:30PM | NGLCC Corporate Advisory Council Meeting 
4:00PM - 5:00PM |  Corporate Development & Engagement Committee Meeting (by invitation)
4:30PM - 5:30PM | New Corporate Partners Reception
7:00PM - 9:00PM | Welcome Reception

Wednesday, August 3 - Conference Day One

7:00AM - 7:00PM | Registration
6:30AM - 7:30AM | Corporate/Supplier Walk & Talks
8:00AM - 9:00AM | Continental Breakfast
9:00AM - 11:00AM | Opening Plenary Session:
Conversation with American software engineer and Jeopardy! Champion, Amy Schneider
11:00AM - 11:15AM | Break
11:15AM - 12:15PM | Programming & Breakout Sessions
12:30PM - 2:30PM | Luncheon Plenary:
Mission Driven Leadership with Co-Chief Executive Officer, Bridgewater Associates; Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aetna Inc; Member of the Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc., CVS Health, and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company
2:30PM - 2:45PM | Break
3:00PM - 4:30PM | Industry Cluster Programming & Breakout Sessions
6:00PM - 7:00PM | Group Receptions
7:00PM - 9:00PM | Opening Reception

Thursday, August 4 - Conference Day Two

7:00AM - 7:00PM | Registration
6:30AM - 7:30AM | Corporate/Supplier Walk & Talks
8:00AM - 9:00AM | Continental Breakfast
9:00AM - 11:00AM | Opening Plenary Session
11:00AM - 11:15AM | Break
11:15AM - 12:15PM | Marketplace Expo
11:15AM - 12:15PM | Corporate Matchmakers
12:30PM - 2:30PM | Luncheon Plenary
CEO Conversations
2:30PM - 2:45PM | Break
2:45PM - 4:00PM | Marketplace Expo
2:45PM - 4:00PM | Corporate Matchmakers
4:00PM -5:00PM | Programming/Breakout Sessions
6:00PM - 7:00PM | Group Receptions
8:00PM - 10:00PM | Thursday Night Event


Friday, August 5 - Conference Day Three

8:00AM - 12:00PM | Registration & Information Booth
10:00AM - 11:15AM | Matchmaker Meetings/Breakout Sessions
11:30AM - 1:30PM | Closing Plenary
Champagne Brunch

We have many Conference sponsorship opportunities available to consider. CLICK HERE to explore our Sponsorship Prospectus. 

If you have interest in sponsoring the Conference or other NGLCC signature events, or have questions related to any of these items, please feel free to reach the NGLCC Corporate Relations Team at [email protected].

Inspired by the seaside villages of Europe. Past the iconic Lake Bellagio—in which fountains dance their daily sound-and-light ballet—you’ll find the resort’s rooms, suites and villas, every one of which is strikingly elegant and thoroughly enhanced. Within Bellagio are award-winning dining experiences, the exquisite Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, salon, and dynamic nightlife add to the extraordinary Bellagio experience.

The NGLCC meeting and event space within The Bellagio will be convenient and comfortable. Their staff will ensure that our attendees will have a memorable experience while receiving the highest level of care and attention.

 The NGLCC has secured a special room rate of: $194 ++ per night. Our room block will fill up quickly, so please be sure to book your reservation today! Click below to book directly with The Bellagio Hotel & Casino at this special discounted rate: 

**Please note that a fee, which is the equivalent of one night's stay will be processed for all cancelled reservations.**

(If your company institutes a travel ban once your reservation has ben made, you can- reach out to the conference team to request an exception to the cancellation fee.)