PTAC: Prime Connect
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
A structured matchmaking event for Primes and Subcontractors to connect on future projects.
Steps Leading to a Federal Contract
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
The federal government's process to award a contract is like nothing you've experienced before.
There are multiple steps to complete, in order to compete and be awarded a federal contract.
You will learn:
· Each required step to complete for a federal contract
· Efficiency Tips and Tricks
· How to get solicitations as soon as they are posted on sam.gov
· Two extra bonus topics regarding post award (debriefs & contractor performance evaluations)
Intensive SBIR/STTR Workshop with NIH Focus
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
This free workshop will cover all aspects of constructing an SBIR/STTR grant proposal including SBIR/STTR basics, eligibility requirements, participating agencies, and other essential information about the process. The workshop is open to students as well as professionals working in industry.
Government Contracting 101
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Government Contracting 101 will help you discover tools and information that can help you determine who in state and local government buys what you sell, how they buy it, and how you can prepare your firm to succeed in the public marketplace.
HUBZone Map Changes and Impacts for your firm
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Did you know the HUBZone map is undergoing a major revision on July 1st? Attendees of this session will hear from local HUBZone expert, Fernando Cervantes with the US Small Business Administration.
This session is designed for WA and ID HUBZone certified firms only. If you are not certified, you are encouraged to attend this event linked here or meet with your PTAC advisor one-on-one.
EPA SBIR Agency Introduction: presented by ARC WA
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
SBIR/STTR Program provides seed money to small businesses who are developing new technologies that might be of interest to federal agencies. This training is for small businesses, resource partners or economic development organizations who would like to know more about the EPA SBIR program.
Indirect Cost Rate Q&A
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Do you have questions about Indirect Cost Rates in relation to Government Contracting?
Please join us to hear from a CPA specializing in indirect cost rate audit questions related to your business. The CAP will explain the basics of Indirect Costs Rates and then answer questions.