Comments – Contact Jon Heroux (email@example.com) if you or your company is interested in submitting comments on any of the above. If there is sufficient interest, we can assess submitting comments as a chapter.
NDIA RMC Events - an up-to-date listing is provided on our website. It is updated regularly.
• Co Events Central Site - a fairly comprehensive list of various CO events is now posted. It is updated regularly so I invite you to bookmark it and visit regularly.
• NCMA E-Learning Webinars - February 14, 2019 - Troubleshooting the Biggest Service Contract Pitfalls. The Service Contract Labor Standards statute often surprises contractors with its complexities. This interactive webinar uses practical examples of the most common service contract pitfalls to help you troubleshoot and find solutions that will work for your organization.
• National Small Business Development Center Day - March 22, 2019 - The Colorado Small Business Development Center will be celebrating their client successes at Denver's Capitol Building with client exhibitor tables from around the state showcasing their small business and products. This FREE event is a wonderful opportunity to meet and network with legislators, community leaders and fellow entrepreneurs
. Register here.
2019 Advance Colorado Procurement Expo - May 16, 2019 - The Advance Colorado Procurement Expo, now in its 10th year, is Colorado's premier buyers and sellers marketplace! Every year, businesses are invited to participate in this day-long event, which focuses on state and local government procurement. This year, the event will be held at the McNichols Civic Center Building in Denver. Register
HEARING ON “PRESERVING AN OPEN INTERNET FOR CONSUMERS, SMALL BUSINESSES, AND FREE SPEECH”. The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hearing on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at 11 a.m. EST. A livestream of the hearing can be viewed here.
OEDIT LAUNCHES CO-INVEST.CO TO HELP INVESTORS AND PROJECTS FIND ONE ANOTHER. The Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade (OEDIT), in conjunction with Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network (BEN) and Startup Colorado, recently launched Co-invest.co. The website connects investors and projects to increase the funding opportunities for Colorado projects, serves as a clearinghouse for national investors who may be interested in Colorado, and helps organize local area projects and investors.
The Procurement Technical Assistance Program is powerful because it connects small business with federal government.The Defense Logistics Agency, part of the Department of Defense, funds the Procurement Technical Assistance Program to increase the number of vendors capable of performing on government contracts.
From our San Diego brethren – Recommended Reading:Guidance for the Contractor Performance Reporting System which incorporates key changes made in 2018.
Government Contracts training:
Colorado PTAC is providing training to Colorado companies. To make use of the classes, go to www.govology.com and use code “CO8102”. Please provide feedback (positive and negative) to Dennis Casey, PTAC’s Executive Director – firstname.lastname@example.org.
List of other Training Resources (free and not) available here.