9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    
The SE WA PTAC/SBDC Business Roundtable is an open forum discussion where you can learn from PTAC about government contracting, and from Business Advisors with the Small Business Development Center about how to grow your business.      

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  
The Blue Cyber Director, Kelley Kiernan will cover the 17 security requirements in proposed CMMC Level 1 and FAR 52.204-21, which comprise basic cyber hygiene for your small business.  Kelley is available for consultation after the event.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    
What are socio economic certifications and do you qualify? this session focuses on federal socio economic certifications and the process to obtain them.
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 
This event will include overviews on how to do business with DOL, capabilities statements, DOL procurement forecast, elements of a complete requirement package, Office of Federal Contract and Compliance Programs’ introduction and procurement responsibilities, and lastly a Listening Session.
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM      
Join hundreds of your friends, technical experts and the Blue Cyber Director, Kelley Kiernan will cover the 110 security requirements in the proposed CMMC Level 2 and NIST SP 800-171, which comprise comprehensive cyber hygiene and intellectual property protection for your small business. 

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  
Wednesday with the Deputy for Small Business is an opportunity for Industry partners to learn about doing business with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport.
Dissecting an RFQ – 7 spots remain!
If you are interested in learning how to Dissect a Request for Quote properly and have several hours to read through a sample RFQ prior to this workshop then please sign up by May 17th. This webinar workshop will provide information and tools on how to extract the important parts of an RFQ and create useful tools for future RFQ's and RFP's. Instructor Matthew Rhinehart, owner of MastPoint has 20+ years of experience with the federal government market and he's ready to share his knowledge.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  
This class is for small business owners who are brand new to government procurement. This class will lay the groundwork for you to decide if government contracting should be in your future
12:00 AM  
Join us at the I-90 Aerospace Corridor Conference & Expo. The event will be in-person this year at the Coeur d'Alene Resort. As a Session Sponsor, we look forward to seeing you at the event. Be sure to stop by our booth in the Expo area. Coeur d'Alene Resort
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    
Got contracting questions? We have answers!
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM  
The orientations will provide a learning opportunity to assist in navigating potential business prospects at the University and with other state agencies, as well as educational and other resources to assist businesses.      

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   
Friday Follow-up is an open forum, round table for businesses to get answers from your local PTAC counselor and SBDC Advisor. Bring your questions regarding government contracting and learn from knowledgeable Small Business Experts. Our main focus is to share resources for growing your business.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM      
Monthly webinars to educate small businesses and others about DLA's mission and opportunities to participate in our various supply chains. This month we will discuss "Doing Business with DLA with an emphasis on the SDVOSB Program”.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    
A retired Navy Contracting Office guides you through the wage requirements found in federal government contracts. 
Govology classes, live and on demand, are Free for Washington PTAC clients – contact your PTAC counselor for access. Click here for the list of Govology this month’s live classes.  
Recorded webinars available  
Contracting Opportunities

Vehicle Repair Services RFI by WA Dept of Enterprise Services. Comments Due 5/31

Communication Access Transcription RFI by WA Dept of Enterprise Services. Comments due 5/30

WA Commerce Grant – Industrial Symbiosis Letter of intent due 5/27

Would you like notified of opportunities based on keywords of your products or services? Try PTAC’s Bid Matching Service here.
Subcontracting Opportunities
PTAC provides technical assistance to help Washington businesses successfully compete in the government marketplace. A program of the Thurston Economic Development Council, in partnership with the following subcenters: