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10/20/2021   8:00 AM - 10:00 AM   
For those planning to work on government contracts around these waterways, you need this information to be contract compliant!  
10/20/2021   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   
At this free virtual event, specialty contractors meet in pre-scheduled face-to-face interviews with AGC general contractors to discuss capabilities, qualifications and upcoming project opportunities.  
10/20/2021   1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
On October 20th from 1-2 PM, EST DLA Land and Maritime is hosting an event called “Coffee with Contracting.” It is an online event where participants can ask anything government contracting-related.

10/21/2021   9:00 AM - 10:00 AM   
The Federal government is a strong proponent of collaboration, and this can be advantageous to small businesses who want to work with them. Teaming is a great way for small businesses to build credibility and demonstrate proficiency to the government and other contractors. Learn more about Teaming and how to find teaming opportunities.

Dissecting an RFQ
Day 1   10/21/2021   9:30 AM - 12:00 PM   
Day 2   10/22/2021   9:30 AM - 12:00 PM   
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 October 13th. 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 is ready to share his knowledge.

10/21/2021   10:00 AM - 12:00 PM   
Learn how to do business with King County as a Goods & Services Supplier.

10/22/2021   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   

10/27/2021   8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
This fifth annual seminar, co-hosted by PNDC, AGC of WA, Washington PTAC, and Oles Morrison Rinker & Baker LLP, is designed to help navigate the rough seas of doing business with the federal government in the "new normal."   

10/27/2021   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   
Wednesday with the Deputy for Small Business is an opportunity for Industry partners to meet with the Deputy for Small Business from the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC), Keyport Division, and the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS/IMF). Learn more about the types of supplies and service contract opportunities, set-aside opportunities, and how to do business with NUWC Keyport and PSNS/IMF.   

11/2/2021   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM   
This webinar is for established businesses that are actively seeking opportunities to grow their business from beyond its current model – new markets, new products, new locations, new staffing, and new financing. Its focus is on government-supported opportunities and assistance, and regulatory impacts of growth to factor in your planning.

11/3/2021   8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Any and all government contracting questions are welcome! Answered by combined 60+ years experience from retired contracting officers.

11/4/2021   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Being awarded a government contract is wonderful, but what if something changes after you win the contract and you don't all agree to these changes as they relate to your responsibilities? Contract changes sometimes lead to litigation and it is best to learn what you can before you are in this situation.
Join us to learn from one of the best legal firms specializing in small business government contracting. Guest presenter Matt Schoonover of Schoonover & Moriarty Law Firm will discuss the dos and don'ts surrounding contract changes and performance disputes in this interactive and informative webinar.

11/5/2021   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 knowledge on growing your business.

11/8/2021   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.    

11/10/2021   3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
This is a $705 Million WSDOT project with inclusion goals of 10% for minority-owned firms, 6% for women-owned firms; 5% for veteran-owned firms; and 5% for small businesses in general.  
11/10/2021   8:00 AM -10:00 AM
Learn about the newly implemented cyber security requirements and determine how your company will comply
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: