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2017 Government Contracting Conference
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM PDT
Category: Training



Pacific Northwest Government Contracting Conference



Keynote addresses: Doing Business with the National Guard Bureau and the U.S. Navy
Federal Small Business Certifications
Oregon Small Business Certifications for Government Contracting
Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), Buy American Act, & More 
Doing Business with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Doing Business with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Intro to the U.S. Property and Fiscal Officer (USPFO) Oregon
DCAA Overview and Resources Available for Small Businesses
Doing Business with Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Date/Time: Thursday, February 16, 2017 ♦ Registration: 8:30am - 9:00am / Program: 9:00am - 3:30pm

Location:Camp Withycombe, 15300 Minuteman Way, Clackamas, OR
Cost: Before Feb 9: $65.00  After Feb 9: $85.00
(a light breakfast and box lunch will be provided)
*PNDC Members, log in to receive the PNDC Member rate*

Traveling from out of town?  Nearby hotel options:  Courtyard Marriott Clackamas  Hampton Inn Clackamas  Comfort Suites Clackamas

Join us at the 12th Annual Pacific Northwest Government Contracting Conference!

Attendees will have a full day to network with seasoned government contracting professionals and receive training specifically tailored to businesses pursuing government contracts. 

Who Should Attend:
Businesses that are ready for, or are already pursuing, contracting opportunities with federal and state defense-related government agencies.
Speakers Include:

♦ National Guard Bureau ♦
COL Karl Pond, United States Property and Fiscal Officer

♦ NAVSUP Puget Sound (Navy Supply) ♦
Lucy Leu, Deputy for Small Business, Office of Small Business Programs

♦ Joint Base Lewis-McChord ♦
Vincent Marsh, Director, Mission and Installation Contracting Command

♦ Joint Base Lewis-McChord ♦
Victoria Ghent, Assistant Director, Small Business Program

♦ Defense Contract Audit Agency ♦
Sherry Kobus, Small Business Program Manager

♦ U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Portland) ♦
Carol McIntyre, Small Business Advocate

♦ U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ♦
Marc Frederick, Small Business Specialist, Network Contracting Office 20

♦ Small Business Administration (Portland) ♦
Yuri Dyson, Business Opportunity Specialist

♦ Certification Office for Business Inclusion and Diversity (COBID) ♦
Barbara Seethoff, Small Business Certification Specialist 



 Psst… Are you new to government contracting? Our free pre-conference government contracting primer/basics class will be held on February 8, 2017. This class will introduce you to federal and state government contracting.