Small Business Conference Early Bird Rate Ends Oct. 31!
Posted on October 28, 2011 | By Rona Aquino | Leave a response
Register by Oct. 31 for the 2011 SAME Small Business Conference for Department of Defense Engineering (DOD), Construction and Environmental Programs and take advantage of the discounted early bird registration. This year’s event will be at the scenic National Harbor, Maryland, from Nov. 28 to 30. Gain valuable insight on key contracting partners, upcoming projects and other entrepreneurial opportunities. The conference provides an avenue for both small and large businesses to network and meet potential partnerships within the field of military engineering. Expect an audience of more than 1,800 attendees along with more than 200 companies exhibiting their goods and services. Registration fees for small and large businesses increase after Oct. 31. On-site registrations are also available at the day of the event.
The SAME Small Business Conference has a full schedule of events. Here’s a sample of what you can expect:
- Plenary session with Lt. Gen William Phillips, USA, Principal Military Deputy to the Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology (ASAALT); Kim Denver, SES, Deputy Assistant, Secretary of the Army for Procurement; and Tracey Pinson, SES, Senior Executive, Office of Small Business Programs, Office of the Secretary of the Army
- USACE Division Briefings featuring business opportunities in eight USACE divisions
- Business Opportunities Briefings with speakers from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and the National Guard
- Overseas Building Opportunities briefings
Continental breakfasts and buffet luncheons are provided. The room block is currently full at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center but a discounted rate is available at the Westin Washington National Harbor. This special rate is reserved for conference attendees only; please visit the SAME SBC website for details.
Full Conference Registration Fees:
|Uniformed Services/Gov. Employee||$225||$275|
One-day only registrations are also available for a lesser fee. See the Registration page.