October

Title:  NVSBC Tampa Chapter Dinner
Location: Centre Club – Tampa |123 South West Shore Boulevard | 8th floor | Tampa, FL 33609

Date/Time: October 4 /5:30 pm – 8:30 pm EST
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Description: NVSBC Tampa Bay is pleased to present our keynote speaker:
Thomas J. Leney, Department of Veterans Affairs’ Executive Director for Small and Veteran Business Programs. Mr. Leney will provide updates for the Veteran-Owned Small Business community, verification changes, strategies on how to position yourself for procurement opportunities, and a dialogue regarding the 2018 National Veterans Small Business Engagement (nvsbe.com) premiere Construction event that will focus on architecture, engineering, construction and facility maintenance, taking place in New Orleans on October 31st.

Title: Make Federal FY19 Your Best Year Ever — Five Things You Must Do Now
Location: Centre Club – Tampa |123 South West Shore Boulevard | 8th floor | Tampa, FL 33609
Date/Time: October 5 /7:30 am – 9:30 am EST
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Description: Join the NVSBC Tampa Chapter with special guest JudyBradt for this FY19 Special Launch Session to find out…

  • How to leverage FY18’s lessons-learned
  • Where to spend your FY19 marketing dollars
  • Which contracts are easiest to win
  • Why your strongest prospects will love you
  • Who you need to be talking to now
  • and where to find them.

Judy Bradt, CEO of Summit Insight, is VP of Education and Training for the NVSBC DC Chapter, and a GovMates Ambassador.

Title: NVSBC DC Metro Chapter Meeting
Location: Key Bridge Marriott | 1401 Lee Highway | 14th floor Capital View Ballroom | Arlington, VA 22209
Date/Time: October 1o /4:30 pm – 9:00 pm EST

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Description: Join us for the swan song on the long career of mr. Kevin boshears as he prepares to retire from government service!

  • 4-5pm Boot Camp Program: “Content Marketing that Works!”, presented by Mark Amtower & Tony Colangelo
  • 5:30-8pm Dinner Meeting with special guest speaker, Kevin Boshears

Title: NVSBC Colorado Chapter Kickoff Meeting
Location: Sheraton Denver Tech Center | 7007 S Clinton St | Greenwood Village, CO 80112
Date/Time: October 11 /6:00 pm – 9:o0 pm MST
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Description: Our goal is to bring the Veteran Small Business Community together here in Colorado. The new Colorado Chapter of the NVSBC will provide a platform for networking, contract teaming opportunities, mentoring, political influence on existing and pending legislation, GOVCON education, meeting large primes looking for VOSB and SDVOSB teaming partners, and more.

After six months of hard work by the advisory committee, the Colorado Chapter of the National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC) is ready to launch.

The launch event will be held at the Sheraton Denver Tech Center on October 11th from 6 to 8:30PM. Join us for a networking cocktail reception at 6 PM and for dinner at 7 PM where Scott Denniston will be our keynote speaker. Previously, Mr Denniston was the Director of the Office of Small Business Programs and the Center for Veterans Enterprise at the Department of Veterans Affairs and is the current Executive Director of the NVSBC. During his tenure at the VA, he was a leader in awards to all categories of small businesses, consistently spending over $3 billion with small business. He will share the impact of the NVSBC and his vision for the future of the organization and its local impact on the Veterans small business community here in Colorado.

Title: CVS Health Supplier Diversity Business Building Event #1
Location: Fontana, CA
Date/Time: October 30 /9 am – 5:oo pm PST
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Description: CVS Health Supplier Diversity in partnership with our Construction General Contractors are elated to come to these markets to meet with local diverse subcontractors to assist with our efforts and commitment to increase diverse supplier utilization on our construction business. The purpose is to support diverse sub-contractors in gaining access to critical decisions makers in the construction arena for open procurement opportunities within the next 6-18 months.

November

Title: 4th Annual Mentor Protégé Conference
Location:DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC/Silver Spring 8727 Colesville Road Silver Spring, MD
Date November 1-2
Registration: http://www.eventdex.com/SBAMPP2018/
Description: The U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Business Development will host the 4th Annual Mentor Protégé Conference in Silver Spring, MD. Registration for this 2-day conference is limited to the first 350 registrants.

Join SBA Senior Executives, Program Leaders, Legal Advisors, and Federal Agency Contracting representatives for several technical and informative sessions to include – Joint Ventures, Federal Agency Contract Forecast, Contract Maintenance, Developing a Winning Partnership, Size and Affiliation and much more.

Title: CVS Health Supplier Diversity Business Building Event #2
Location: Washington DC
Date/Time: November 9 /9 am – 5:oo pm EST
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Description: CVS Health Supplier Diversity in partnership with our Construction General Contractors are elated to come to these markets to meet with local diverse subcontractors to assist with our efforts and commitment to increase diverse supplier utilization on our construction business. The purpose is to support diverse sub-contractors in gaining access to critical decisions makers in the construction arena for open procurement opportunities within the next 6-18 months.

Title: CVS Health Supplier Diversity Business Building Event #3
Location: Fontana, CA
Date/Time: November 15 /9 am – 5:oo pm EST
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Description: CVS Health Supplier Diversity in partnership with our Construction General Contractors are elated to come to these markets to meet with local diverse subcontractors to assist with our efforts and commitment to increase diverse supplier utilization on our construction business. The purpose is to support diverse sub-contractors in gaining access to critical decisions makers in the construction arena for open procurement opportunities within the next 6-18 months.

Title: Veterans Entrepreneur Training Support (VETS) Program Workshop
Location: SBG Executive Conference Training Center | 1737 King St | Alexandria, Virginia
Date/Time: November 17 – 18 /9:00 am – 4:oo pm EST
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Description: This 2-day workshop covers business concepts indispensable for anyone starting up or running a small business. Instructors identify and help participants avoid common pitfalls. The training provides comprehensive information on topics important to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners related to business planning, access to capital, basic bookkeeping, human resources, problem solving and marketing a small business.

Title: 2nd Annual Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Opportunity Day
Location: Forrestal Building | Main Auditorium| 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington DC 20585
Date/Time: November 27 /8:30 am – 4:oo pm EST
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December

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April 2019

Title: U.S. Department of Energy Small Business Forum and Expo
Location: Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date/Time: April 16 – 18/9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration: Opens October 2019

May 2019

Title: 9th Annual Veteran Entrepreneur Training Symposium
Location: Marriott Rivercenter | San Antonio, Texas
Date/Time: May 29 – 31/8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration: Opens October 2018