National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit (DC) – 10/20/2016

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National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit (DC) – 10/20/2016Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 8 am - 4 pm EST [Washington, DC]

[Coming to DC for the National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit? Make sure to join us for our FedCon Optimization Workshop on October 19 to learn how to maximize your access to federal contracts.]

Join us on October 20, 2016 in Washington, DC for the National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit, jointly hosted by The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce and The American Small Business Chamber of Commerce.

This popular event boasts a robust agenda that includes:

  • Increased focus on assuring small business federal contractors secure our fair share of federal contracting (taxpayer) dollars
  • Access to federal agencies and prime contractors (scroll to the bottom of the page to see the list of agencies and prime contractors who have confirmed)
  • Timely education and information on current trends, opportunities and threats to small business contractors
  • Legal education important for teaming, joint ventures and related topics
  • Connections to potential teaming and joint venture partners

Summit Details

Date & Time: Thursday October 20, 2016. 8:00 am – 4:00 pm EST
Location: Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle, NW, Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 842-1300
Nearest Metro: McPherson Square Metro Station
Sleeping Rooms: $239
Time Item Speakers
7:15 am Registration & Networking (Coffee Available)
8:00 am Welcome Margot Dorfman – USWCC | CEO and ASBCC | VP, Government Affairs
Vikki Hawthorne – National Director | Supplier Development, USWCC & ASBCC
8:30 am Government Contracting: Debunking the Myths Anna Urman – Director, Virginia Procurement Technical Assistance Program at George Mason University
9:00 am Missile Defense Agency Opportunities Lee Rosenberg – Director, Office of Small Business Programs. Missile Defense Agency
9:30 am U.S. Department of the Navy Opportunities Emily Harman – Director, Office of Small Business Programs, U.S. Department of the Navy
10:15 am Break
10:30 am National Aeronautics and Space Administration Opportunities Glenn Delgado – Director, Office of Small Business & Disadvantaged Business Utilization, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
11:00 am U.S. Department of the Air Force Opportunities Mark Teskey – Director, Office of Small Business Programs, U.S. Department of the Air Force
11:30 am U.S. Department of the Army Opportunities Tommy Marks – Director, Office of Small Business Programs, U.S. Department of the Army
12:00 pm Lunch (On your own)
1:00 pm Industry Breakout Sessions / One-On-One Agency & Prime Meetings*
4:00 pm Adjourn
 

Sponsorship

Sponsorship provides extra visibility and summit registration. To register for the summit and/or purchase a sponsorship, click here.

  • Gold Sponsorship: Includes — Full Page Ad in summit program, 6′ display table, 2 summit attendees. Price – $1,000
  • Silver Sponsorship: Includes — 1/2 Page Ad in summit program, 2 summit attendees. Price – $750
  • Bronze Sponsorship: Includes — 1/4 Page Ad in summit program, 1 summit attendee. Price – $500

General Registration & Fees

Note: Registration fees are based on membership level. Members and non-members are welcome to register for the summit.

Fees for this summit are as follows:

Government Agency and Large Prime Contractor Representatives (as approved by USWCC) – Complimentary.

Join today and save on this summit and future meetings: If you are not currently a Supplier or Business Member, consider joining here and then returning to this page to purchase your discounted registration.

At the start of the matchmaking session, Agencies / Primes will introduce themselves. You then meet with any of the agencies/primes in which you have interest in doing business. There are no sign up sheets or bells and whistles. You are allowed 5 minutes – or longer if there is no line behind you. If you are patient, you will have the opportunity to meet with everyone. Make sure to bring your one-page capabilities statement and business cards that include your information.

The following government agencies and prime contractors have confirmed their participation in the afternoon matchmaking session:

Confirmed

  • Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)
  • General Services Administration (GSA)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • Procurement Technical Assistance Center – DC
  • Procurement Technical Assistance Center – Virginia
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Social Security Administration (SSA)
  • U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • U.S. Dept of Agriculture
    • Farm Services Agency
  • U.S. Dept of the Army: HQ
  • U.S. Dept of Commerce
    • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • U.S. Dept of Defense
    • Defense Human Resources Activity (DHRA)
    • Missile Defense Agency
  • U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Dept of Homeland Security
    • Coast Guard
    • Customs and Border Protection
  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • U.S. Dept of Justice
  • U.S. Dept of Labor
  • U.S. Dept of State
  • U.S. Dept of the Air Force
    • Air Force District of Washington/Joint Base Andrews
    • 11th Contracting Squadron/Joint Base Andrews
  • U.S. Dept of the Interior
  • U.S. Dept of the Treasury
  • U.S. Dept of the Navy 
  • U.S. Dept of Transportation
    • FAA
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Washington Headquarters Services
  • All Native Group
  • APTIMA
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • CSRA
  • Kelly Government Solutions
  • Maryland Department of Commerce
  • M.C. Dean
  • National Government Services – Anthem
  • SAIC
  • STG Inc.
  • Tetra Tech
  • Unisys
  • Washington DC District – Office of Contracting and Procurement

The following government agencies and prime contractors have been invited:

  • Defense Health Agency (DHA)
  • Federal Reserve Board
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) – Manufacturing Extension Partnership
  • National Science Foundation
  • Small Business Administration (SBA) – Office of Surety Guarantees
  • U.S. Dept of Education
  • U.S. Dept of Energy
  • U.S Dept of Veterans Affairs
  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • Academi
  • Accenture Federal Services
  • BAE Systems
  • Care First BlueCross Blue Shield
  • CGI Federal
  • Contrack International
  • DC Health Link
  • General Dynamics IT
  • Harris Corporation
  • HDR, Inc.
  • IBM
  • Johnson Controls
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northrop Grumman
  • PAE
  • Raytheon
  • Siemens Government Technologies, Inc.
  • Southern Research
  • Skanska
  • Westat
  • WMATA – Washington Metro Area Transit Authority