The 2018 National 8(a) Association Small Business Conference

The National 8(a) Association will be hosting their 2018 Small Business Conference in Nashville, Tennessee on January 30 – February 1, 2017 at the Gaylord Opryland. Eric Dailey, NVSBC Vice President will be attending and exhibiting at the conference.

The 2018 National 8(a) Small Business Conference is the premier supplier-diversity networking event for small businesses. The Conference offers educational sessions and resources for small businesses, minority businesses, current 8(a) companies, and graduated 8(a) companies as well as supplier diversity matchmaking with federal agencies, large business primes, and commercial companies and multiple networking opportunities to meet federal agencies, buyers, and prospective teaming partners.

“Our main focus for our events is networking and education for all small businesses, not only 8(a) certified,” said Ron Perry, President of the National 8(a) Association. “With the association rapidly growing, we’re really excited to bring our largest conference yet to a new and beautiful location.”

The 2018 event expects as many as 1200+ attendees, 150+ exhibitors with a full exhibit hall, 100+ buyers and 80+ agencies. Keynote speakers will include Robb Wong, Association Administrator, Office of Government Contracting and Business Development, U.S. Small Business Administration and John Klein Associate General Counsel for Procurement Law, U.S. Small Business Administration.

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