Tag Archives | Small Business

Supporting Overseas A/E/C Requirements

On October 5 in Washington, D.C., SAME and the Department of State co-hosted the 2017 Small Business and Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Industry Day. Featuring insights from State Department leadership along with presentations by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Agency for International Development, the event gave an inside look at immediate and […]

SBC Registration Already Past 1,600!

Registration for the 2016 SAME Small Business Conference (SBC) for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Ga., has already exceeded 1,600 people and the Exhibit Hall is sold out! Be a part of the more than 2,000 A/E/C professionals expected at SBC, Nov. 16–18, by registering today at www.same.org/sbc. […]

SBC: Recapping Day 3

Day 3 of the SAME Small Business Conference was headlined by three government agency Mega Sessions, featuring senior leadership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, and Air Force Civil Engineer Center. Panelists throughout the morning emphasized their agency’s commitment to small business. However, the key takeaway was not that they want to […]

SBC: Recapping Day 2

Day two of the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference in New Orleans got underway at 0800, as four military and federal engineering leaders gathered onstage for a candid discussion on their organizations, government engineering and construction needs and trends, leadership, and the importance of small businesses in supporting their mission needs. The executive panel—featuring Lt. Gen. Tom […]

David Nour Kicks Off the 2015 SBC!

The 2015 SAME Small Business Conference in New Orleans officially kicked off Wednesday morning with a keynote address by David Nour, renowned global business adviser and strategist. Nour dived right into what businesses really need to focus on to achieve long-term success—including putting the customer at the center of everything you do, always be planning for […]

#SAMESBC Starts Nov. 4!

Time for a “By the Numbers” preview of the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference, which starts next week, Nov. 4, in New Orleans!   1:  Tour of the Greater New Orleans Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System 2:  Keynote Speakers featured at SBC 4:  Mega Sessions featuring SBA, USACE, NAVFAC and AFCEC 8:  Hours […]

SBC Starts November 4!

  The premier A/E/C industry small business conference is less than two weeks away! The 2015 SAME Small Business Conference (SBC) for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs—to be held Nov. 4-6 in New Orleans, La.—is shaping up to be the largest, most diverse, most effective and most beneficial SBC for you to attend ever! […]

TME Looks Back: “Small Business to the Rescue”

Proactive on-site management contributed to successful completion of mold remediation at Naval Station JRB, New Orleans.

To observe the 10th Anniversary of the relief efforts after Hurricane Katrina, SAME will look back through the pages of The Military Engineer magazine on the recovery in the wake of the tragedy and the engineering, risk management, and technology innovations that emerged in the months and years after to mitigate the impact to New Orleans from future […]

SBC Headed to The Big Easy: Nov. 4-6, 2015

August has arrived, and that means we are just three months away from the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs! SBC is the premier event for small businesses looking to increase their presence and performance in the federal A/E/C marketplace; for large businesses to engage with potential teaming partners; […]

DC/NoVA Posts Host 9th Annual Joint Small Business Event

Two of the largest Posts in SAME came together in February for the ninth installment of their Joint Posts Small Business and Government Conference. The Northern Virginia and Washington DC Posts co-sponsored the conference, which was held Feb. 25, 2015 at the Army-Navy Country Club in Arlington, Va. This year’s event drew more than 250 […]

Preview the 2014 SBC!

The SAME 2014 Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs is coming to Kansas City, Dec. 9-11! SBC is the opportunity of the year for small businesses to make big connections. SBC gives small businesses from across the country the opportunity to engage with contracting and acquisition specialists from a number of federal […]

Upcoming Webinar: Compliance with Labor Laws

Ever run afoul of labor laws? Know someone who has? When running a small business, you often have to wear many hats—hats that don’t always fit perfectly off the rack because they’re not your area of expertise. But someone has to take the responsibility on. If you’re a contractor working on a federal project, a […]

DC and NOVA Posts Host Successful Small Business Event

The SAME Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia Posts held their 8th Annual Joint Posts Small Business and Government Conference on Jan. 15, 2014. Originally scheduled to be held Oct. 15, 2013 at the Fort Belvoir Officers’ Club, the Posts had already sold out on Exhibitor Space and a planned attendance of 185. However, due to […]

2013 SBC Educational Sessions

Attend 2013 Small Business Conference (SBC) Sessions and gain valuable insight on Small Business Procurement with Department of Defense (DOD) and Federal Government Agencies! SAME 2013 Small Business Conference Nov. 19-21, 2013 Kansas City, Mo. Register today! Join us at the 2013 SBC as we present sessions on current topics of importance to Small Businesses […]

Army approves participation in SBC

The Secretary of the Army has approved United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) participation in the 2012 SAME Small Business Conference. The approval agreed not to exceed 200 USACE attendees—including Division and District Commanders, Small Business Chief, and Contracting Chiefs, or their representatives. SAME is very appreciative of the support USACE has provided for […]