May
16
Thu
2019
North Louisiana Regional Technology Event @ Academic Success Center at Bossier Parish Community College STEM Building at the National Cyber Research Park
May 16 all-day

SAVE THE DATE!

Thursday May 16, 2019 in Shreveport Bossier

North LA Regional Technology Event

Full-day event focused on Small Business Innovation:
SBIR & STTR Programs, Plus State Based Entrepreneur Offerings

Presented by Louisiana Technology Transfer Office and the SBIR Consortium (SBIRC)
Part of the LA FAST (Federal and State Technology) Program in conjunction with
the U.S. Small Business Administration

 

HOSTED BY:
Academic Success Center at Bossier Parish Community College
STEM Building, at the National Cyber Research Park
6300 Texas St, Bossier City, LA 71111
Corporate Sponsors: Praeses and Radiance Technologies

Workshop portion conducted by BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting
Come learn how your R&D capabilities and innovative ideas can become reality!!
• SBIR-STTR updates
• Intellectual property and SBIR
• Access to federal labs (NASA, etc.)
• Commercialization training
• Proposal preparation
• State resources you can use
• Industry/university partnerships
• Networking

More information coming soon on agenda, registration,etc.

BONUS – Pre-Event Reception
Join us on Wednesday May 15th from 5:30 to 7:30PM
Enjoy food, spirits (cash bar) and quality networking,
thanks to: SBIRC, Praeses, & Radiance Technologies
Location to be announced

Jul
25
Thu
2019
Meet & Greet Event with Area Purchasers @ Shreveport Chamber Plaza
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Reverse Vendor Fair: Opportunity for small businesses to come and visit one-on-one with area purchasing officials from multiple agencies.  To date we have representatives from:

Air Force Global Strike Command

Barksdale AFB 2d Contracting Squadron

Barksdale Exchange (Army & Air Force Exchange Service)

US Small Business Administration

Louisiana Economic Development Set-Aside and Resource Programs

Caddo Parish Purchasing

Caddo Parish Schools Purchasing

City of Shreveport Purchasing

City of Bossier Purchasing

City of Shreveport Fair Share Program

Wieland Construction (sub-contracting opportunities)

 

More to follow.  The www.nwlaptac.org website will be updated as more confirmations come in.  Please make sure to bring business cards and capabilities statements.

Aug
6
Tue
2019
Beginner’s Contracting Workshop @ Shreveport Chamber Plaza
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topic: Introduction to government contracting, certifications for set-asides, and locating opportunities

Sep
18
Wed
2019
Morning Session – Introduction to Government Contracting – National PTAC Day @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Sep 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Come celebrate National PTAC Day with us!

Schedule of events:

9:00am   Registration and coffee social

9:30am   Morning Session – How to sell your products and services to government agencies, rules, registrations, certifications for small businesses, and locating opportunities

11:30am   Bring Your Own Brown Bag!  Visit one of our many downtown restaurants, pick up your favorite to-go and join us for lunch and a brief overview of what is PTAC and how we can help

1:00pm   Afternoon Session – Marketing your business to government agencies.  Proven tips and tricks to getting your foot in the door.

 

Please register for morning and afternoon sessions separately.

Afternoon Session – Marketing – National PTAC Day @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come celebrate National PTAC Day with us!

Schedule of events:

9:00am   Registration and coffee social

9:30am   Morning Session – How to sell your products and services to government agencies, rules, registrations, certifications for small businesses, and locating opportunities

11:30am   Bring Your Own Brown Bag!  Visit one of our many downtown restaurants, pick up your favorite to-go and join us for lunch and a brief overview of what is PTAC and how we can help

1:00pm   Afternoon Session – Marketing your business to government agencies.  Proven tips and tricks to getting your foot in the door.

 

Please register for morning and afternoon sessions separately.