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  • Original Article: Seapower For the past 15 years, the Department of the Navy’s “Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition” (FST) – the nation’s premier small business technology venue – takes a major step forward in allying with the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition (S-A-S) on 16-18 May 2016 at the Gaylord National Harbor near Washington, DC. “Our collaboration with the Navy League,” says Bob Smith, the Department of the Navy (DON) SBIR/STTR Director, “marries the most significant large and small business marketplaces for defense technology, with our respective policy venues that have consistently attracted top Congressional leaders, in the case of the Forum, […]

    DON’s “Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition” (FST) is Prime Opportunity to Connect Large and Small Businesses

    Original Article: Seapower For the past 15 years, the Department of the Navy’s “Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition” (FST) – the nation’s premier small business technology venue – takes a major step forward in allying with the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition (S-A-S) on 16-18 May 2016 at the Gaylord National Harbor near Washington, DC. “Our collaboration with the Navy League,” says Bob Smith, the Department of the Navy (DON) SBIR/STTR Director, “marries the most significant large and small business marketplaces for defense technology, with our respective policy venues that have consistently attracted top Congressional leaders, in the case of the Forum, […]

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  • Original Article: PRNewsWire The 15th annual Navy Opportunity Forum® will be held June 1-3, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City, VA. The 2015 Navy Opportunity Forum® provides a unique opportunity for attendees to view and evaluate technology transitioning from the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Acquisition sponsors, large defense contractors, equity investors, Fortune 500 companies, first and second tier suppliers, Navy personnel, Department of Defense employees, and members of the press are all encouraged to register and attend the Forum. “We see a lot of prime contractor activity every year at […]

    Dawnbreaker to Host 2015 Navy Opportunity Forum

    Original Article: PRNewsWire The 15th annual Navy Opportunity Forum® will be held June 1-3, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City, VA. The 2015 Navy Opportunity Forum® provides a unique opportunity for attendees to view and evaluate technology transitioning from the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Acquisition sponsors, large defense contractors, equity investors, Fortune 500 companies, first and second tier suppliers, Navy personnel, Department of Defense employees, and members of the press are all encouraged to register and attend the Forum. “We see a lot of prime contractor activity every year at […]

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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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  •   April 13-15 The Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition was founded in 1965 as a means to bring the U.S. defense industrial base, private-sector U.S. companies and key military decision makers together for an annual innovative, educational, professional and maritime based event located in the heart of Washington, DC.  Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League’s mission of maritime policy education and sea service support. 2014 Sea-Air-Space featured: More than 200 dynamic, innovative and sophisticated defense and maritime industry exhibits displaying the latest in technology and equipment.   […]

    Sea-Air-Space 2015 – April 13-15

      April 13-15 The Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition was founded in 1965 as a means to bring the U.S. defense industrial base, private-sector U.S. companies and key military decision makers together for an annual innovative, educational, professional and maritime based event located in the heart of Washington, DC.  Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League’s mission of maritime policy education and sea service support. 2014 Sea-Air-Space featured: More than 200 dynamic, innovative and sophisticated defense and maritime industry exhibits displaying the latest in technology and equipment.   […]

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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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  •   August 11 – 13 The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) is proud to present the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”. The purpose of Gold Coast is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. NDIA is working to bring Informative and motivating speakers to present topics of interest regarding working with the government, specifically the Department of the Navy. Plan on […]

    NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event – Aug 11-13

      August 11 – 13 The San Diego Chapter of NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) is proud to present the NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event “Celebrating 50 Years of Small Business Innovation and Technology Leading to the Next 50 Years”. The purpose of Gold Coast is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. NDIA is working to bring Informative and motivating speakers to present topics of interest regarding working with the government, specifically the Department of the Navy. Plan on […]

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