conference Archive

  • Original Article: NMSU The New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program recently sent several New Mexico companies to the National Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Conference held May 23-25 in Washington, D.C., with funding made available through the New Mexico Economic Development Department. The conference, which was co-located with the TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo and the National Innovation Summit & Showcase, provided opportunities to connect with representatives from all 11 federal agencies and exposed attendees to exciting innovations being transitioned to the market. “It was great attending the conference and representing the New Mexico small […]

    NMSU-based NM FAST sends companies to national small business conference

    Original Article: NMSU The New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program recently sent several New Mexico companies to the National Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Conference held May 23-25 in Washington, D.C., with funding made available through the New Mexico Economic Development Department. The conference, which was co-located with the TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo and the National Innovation Summit & Showcase, provided opportunities to connect with representatives from all 11 federal agencies and exposed attendees to exciting innovations being transitioned to the market. “It was great attending the conference and representing the New Mexico small […]

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  • Original Article: AFCEA The Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs is hosting a four-day training program to educate, inform and match small and large business mentors with small business proteges. The event takes place May 31-June 3 at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel in Atlanta. Registration is $500 for mentors and $250 for all others, including proteges, government agencies, academia, panelists and speakers. The Defense Department is revamping its mentor-protege program to better match big and small business relationships so those partnerships better meet military needs. An overview of the program states that breakout sessions will offer information from representatives from the Air Force, Navy, Army, Missile […]

    DOD Small Business Office Offers Mentor-Protege Training

    Original Article: AFCEA The Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs is hosting a four-day training program to educate, inform and match small and large business mentors with small business proteges. The event takes place May 31-June 3 at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel in Atlanta. Registration is $500 for mentors and $250 for all others, including proteges, government agencies, academia, panelists and speakers. The Defense Department is revamping its mentor-protege program to better match big and small business relationships so those partnerships better meet military needs. An overview of the program states that breakout sessions will offer information from representatives from the Air Force, Navy, Army, Missile […]

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  • Original Article: Las Cruces Sun-News Representatives from Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University addressed New Mexico-based business concerns at a conference in Austin earlier this month as part of a partnership program to help improve small business participation in research and technology. Members of Arrowhead’s New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, or NM FAST, team — Zetdi Sloan, Dana Catron and Todd Bisio — attended the Defense Energy Innovation Summit & Showcase, which was co-located with the Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Innovation Summit in Austin. Arrowhead’s NM FAST team also met with service and agency […]

    NMSU-based NM FAST program makes strides to improve small business participation in technology

    Original Article: Las Cruces Sun-News Representatives from Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University addressed New Mexico-based business concerns at a conference in Austin earlier this month as part of a partnership program to help improve small business participation in research and technology. Members of Arrowhead’s New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, or NM FAST, team — Zetdi Sloan, Dana Catron and Todd Bisio — attended the Defense Energy Innovation Summit & Showcase, which was co-located with the Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Innovation Summit in Austin. Arrowhead’s NM FAST team also met with service and agency […]

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  • June 03-05 USPAACC will celebrate its 30th Birthday on June 3-5, 2015 and continue with its longstanding and popular programs such as CPO Forum, One-on-One Prescheduled Business Matchmaking Meetings, Fast 100 Asian American Business Awards, Doing Business with Corporations & Federal Government, and more – designed to bring all parties together under one roof for three days of unity to grow our economy, create jobs and bring prosperity to our family, our community and country. CelebrAsian is the largest procurement conference for Asian American businesses, connecting Fortune corporations and governments with Asian American and minority businesses to pursue contracting relationships. […]

    CelebrAsian 2015 Procurement Conference – June 3-5

    June 03-05 USPAACC will celebrate its 30th Birthday on June 3-5, 2015 and continue with its longstanding and popular programs such as CPO Forum, One-on-One Prescheduled Business Matchmaking Meetings, Fast 100 Asian American Business Awards, Doing Business with Corporations & Federal Government, and more – designed to bring all parties together under one roof for three days of unity to grow our economy, create jobs and bring prosperity to our family, our community and country. CelebrAsian is the largest procurement conference for Asian American businesses, connecting Fortune corporations and governments with Asian American and minority businesses to pursue contracting relationships. […]

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  • April 23-24 The event will include opening ceremonies, panel speakers, workshops, business matchmaking and an opportunity to network with dignitaries and local officials. Day One A kick off reception will take place on Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Exhibit Hall Hours 5:00 pm – 6:00pm Day Two Exhibit Hall Hours 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Register

    VBOC Small Business Conference – April 23-24

    April 23-24 The event will include opening ceremonies, panel speakers, workshops, business matchmaking and an opportunity to network with dignitaries and local officials. Day One A kick off reception will take place on Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Exhibit Hall Hours 5:00 pm – 6:00pm Day Two Exhibit Hall Hours 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Register

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  • April 15 The Government Procurement Conference is a national conference fostering business partnerships between the Federal Government, its prime contractors, and small, minority, service-disabled veteran-owned, veteran-owned, HUBZone, and women-owned businesses. Now in its 25th year, the Government Procurement Conference has become the premier event for small businesses throughout the United States. Participating firms will have the benefit of marketing their products/services to procurement representatives and small business specialists from government agencies. Companies may choose to set up an exhibit table to showcase their capabilities or simply come as an attendee. The conference also includes educational conference sessions, procurement matchmaking, and […]

    25th Anniversary Government Procurement Conference – April 15

    April 15 The Government Procurement Conference is a national conference fostering business partnerships between the Federal Government, its prime contractors, and small, minority, service-disabled veteran-owned, veteran-owned, HUBZone, and women-owned businesses. Now in its 25th year, the Government Procurement Conference has become the premier event for small businesses throughout the United States. Participating firms will have the benefit of marketing their products/services to procurement representatives and small business specialists from government agencies. Companies may choose to set up an exhibit table to showcase their capabilities or simply come as an attendee. The conference also includes educational conference sessions, procurement matchmaking, and […]

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  • The Department of the Navy Office of Small Business Programs (DoN OSBP) is pleased to invite you to attend the Sea Air Space Exposition Small Business Forum being held on April 15th, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. The Forum will open with networking and a continental breakfast, followed by a variety of invited special guest speakers. This year’s Forum will also feature a special Government panel with representatives from the Army and Air Force as well as special presentations from two of our Major Buying Commands, MSC and NAVSEA. Speakers and Panelists will discuss the Navy acquisition process, as well […]

    DoN OSBP Hosts Small Business Forum at SeaAirSpace 2015

    The Department of the Navy Office of Small Business Programs (DoN OSBP) is pleased to invite you to attend the Sea Air Space Exposition Small Business Forum being held on April 15th, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. The Forum will open with networking and a continental breakfast, followed by a variety of invited special guest speakers. This year’s Forum will also feature a special Government panel with representatives from the Army and Air Force as well as special presentations from two of our Major Buying Commands, MSC and NAVSEA. Speakers and Panelists will discuss the Navy acquisition process, as well […]

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  • March 25 The 2015 WOSB National Council Spring Conference kicks off the 11th Annual National Small Business Contracting Week. This WOSB conference will include 2015 USWCC Awards and strategic growth in the federal government marketplace. Join, as we spend time with our award winners as they share stories of their business growth and as participants have the opportunity to engage with these business owners to learn details of driving growth through government contracting opportunities. Award Categories | Women-Owned Small Businesses – State and national awards will be given to women contractors recognizing key areas of accomplishment: INNOVATION & PERFORMANCE – awarded to contractors […]

    WOSB National Council Spring Conference – March 25

    March 25 The 2015 WOSB National Council Spring Conference kicks off the 11th Annual National Small Business Contracting Week. This WOSB conference will include 2015 USWCC Awards and strategic growth in the federal government marketplace. Join, as we spend time with our award winners as they share stories of their business growth and as participants have the opportunity to engage with these business owners to learn details of driving growth through government contracting opportunities. Award Categories | Women-Owned Small Businesses – State and national awards will be given to women contractors recognizing key areas of accomplishment: INNOVATION & PERFORMANCE – awarded to contractors […]

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  • The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) in coordination with the Department of Navy OIffice of Small Business Programs held the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event on August 11-13.  This year’s theme was “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”.  The purpose of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. This year’s event brought over 1200 attendees to the San Diego […]

    Navy Gold Coast SB Procurement Event

    The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) in coordination with the Department of Navy OIffice of Small Business Programs held the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event on August 11-13.  This year’s theme was “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”.  The purpose of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. This year’s event brought over 1200 attendees to the San Diego […]

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  • July 31-August 1 The National Minority Enterprise Development Week Conference is the nation’s premier event for minority businesses and the public and private sectors. The 2014 National MED Week Conference offers a venue for minority-owned firms to access information, tools, and resources to grow their businesses both domestically and internationally. Each year, thousands of minority-owned firms across a variety of industries converge upon Washington, DC to connect with public and private sector buyers, explore avenues for business expansion, and develop thriving partnerships with firms across multiple industry sectors. These goals are accomplished through networking events, workshops, and issue forums, including: […]

    The National Minority Enterprise Development Week Conference – July 31-Aug 1

    July 31-August 1 The National Minority Enterprise Development Week Conference is the nation’s premier event for minority businesses and the public and private sectors. The 2014 National MED Week Conference offers a venue for minority-owned firms to access information, tools, and resources to grow their businesses both domestically and internationally. Each year, thousands of minority-owned firms across a variety of industries converge upon Washington, DC to connect with public and private sector buyers, explore avenues for business expansion, and develop thriving partnerships with firms across multiple industry sectors. These goals are accomplished through networking events, workshops, and issue forums, including: […]

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