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2017 Grand Forks and Minot Air Force Base Industry Day

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Spirit Lake Casino & Resort

7889 North Dakota 57

Saint Michael, ND 58370

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Procurement Training and Exhibit/Matchmaking Event.

Email sherri.komrosky@sba.gov for a flyer.

9:30 a.m. Registration

10:00 a.m. Welcome by Graham Pritchett, Grand Forks Air Force Base and Angie Klein, Minot Air Force Base

Remarks by Colonel Michael D. Holliday, Commander of the 319th Mission Support Group, Grand Forks Air Force Base

10:15 a.m. Briefings by Grand Forks and Minot Air Force Bases

Understand how the bases are different: What they do, how they do it, what they buy, how they buy, agency goals and how you can do business with them.

10:45 a.m. Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Services

Dave Kleppe, PTAC Counselor, North Dakota Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Learn about PTAC services and how they can assist you with understanding government rules and regulations.

First Steps to get ready for Government Contracting

Learn what you must do to be ready to do business with the federal government and how to position your company for sales. This session will cover the steps for registration with DUNS; System for Award Management (SAM) and Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) databases.

11:15 a.m. Finding Opportunities – FedBizOpps

Sherri Komrosky, Small Business Administration (SBA)

Federal government opportunities greater than $25,000 are posted on FedBizOpps (www.fbo.gov). This session will provide an overview of this database. Learn how to set-up an account, search archives, watch opportunities and register as an interested vendor.

11:30 a.m. LUNCH (on your own)

12:30 p.m. Government Certifications

Sherri Komrosky, Small Business Administration (SBA)

If your business qualifies as minority, woman, or veteran owned, or even geographically distressed this session will help you identify the most appropriate certifications and how to apply. Federal certifications for 8(a), HUBZone, WOSB and VOSB/SDVOSB will be covered.

1:00 p.m. Exhibit/Matchmaking

Multiple squadron representatives (end users) will be available to discuss their requirements and your capabilities.


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