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Critical Revisions to Veteran Owned Business Eligibility Regulations

Pursuant to provisions in the FY17 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), on October 1, 2018 the VA eliminated most of its SDVOSB and VOSB regulations, ceding jurisdiction over firms in these programs to the SBA. The SBA, in turn, has issued new eligibility regulations that apply to both VA and non-VA agencies. Presented by Cohen Seglias Law Firm

Thursday, October 18, 2018
9:00AM MST

5 Things Small Business Should Know About Simplified Acquisition Opportunities

DID YOU KNOW... Fiscal spending by federal agencies, boards and commissions has increased more than $1B each year (average) over the last 10 years when Simplified Acquisition Procedures are used? The increase in spending from FY2017 to FY2018 is over $2B! 

This is a fact-filled summary presentation about a fast-growing procurement method for federal agencies. During this session, Guy Timberlake of The American Small Business Coalition presents essentials for understanding, finding and winning business opportunities when federal agencies use the Simplified Acquisition Procedures at FAR Part 13.

Thursday, October 18, 2018
2:00PM EDT

FY19 Federal Budget and Highlights for Architecture, Engineering & Construction

Free webinar that will explore how federal project initiatives from the administration are impacting the architecture, engineering and construction markets. Hear about contracting initiatives, major policy and legislative initiatives, and to explore areas of opportunity and risk in the AEC market. This webinar is hosted and presented by Deltek and the Society of American Military Engineers Small Business Council.

Thursday, October 18, 2018
2:00PM EDT

CVE Verification: What’s Up With The New SDVOSB And VOSB Eligibility Rules?

If your company is a Veteran-Owned or a Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, then you don’t want to miss this webinar!
You may have heard that on October 1, 2018, the VA eliminated most of its SDVOSB and VOSB regulations, and the SBA issued new SDVOSB eligibility regulations, which apply to both VA and non-VA agencies.
What are these changes? How do they affect your business?
The upcoming webinar with Steven Koprince will answer these and other questions.
This is a Free for All webinar and is hosted by our partners at Govology. If you know a VOSB or an SDVOSB business that will benefit from learning about the new regulations, feel free to share the registration link with them. 

October 25, 2018
1:00PM EDT

FY18 Contract Awards to AZPTAC Clients:
Arizona News
Arizona State Procurement Office is set to launch its new site, Arizona Procurement Portal (APP) Monday, October 22nd.

The State of Arizona will replace the current system (ProcureAZ) with a new flexible cloud-based system, which the State is branding as the Arizona Procurement Portal (APP). The new system will include modules to manage the Source to Contract (Solicitations and Contracts), Procure to Pay (Requisition through Invoice), and Supplier Management processes.

AZPTAC, Glendale Community College
6000 W. Olive Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85302