Jan
23
Thu
2020
Doing Business with Barksdale AFB @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Doing Business with Barksdale AFB – Informational Meeting and Matchmaking

Speaker: Marla Poirier, Director of Business Operations 2nd Contracting Squadron

Afterward, there will opportunities for matchmaking with representatives from 2CONS, Construction-, Services-, Commodities-, and Government Purchase Card-specific areas of procurement.

Feb
6
Thu
2020
Doing Business with GSA (The General Services Administration) @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Doing Business with GSA (The General Services Administration)

Speaker: Jennifer Souza, Customer Service Director, Customer & Stakeholder Engagement

GSA Federal Acquisition Service, Greater Southwest Region

A GSA schedule is a Federal Supply Schedule, government-wide contract, and is a priority source of supply for the Federal and State Acquisition workforce for procuring commodities and services.  Having a GSA schedule avoids open competition, lessens complex Federal contracting issues, shortens time frames, and provides you with marketing support. Come learn about GSA and schedules, accepted products and services, getting and keeping a contract, and more.

 

 

 

Feb
27
Thu
2020
Responding Successfully to Request for Proposals (RFPs) @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Responding Successfully to Request for Proposals (RFPs)

Speaker: Jennifer Whittington, CAS, CPP, CVE CVAC/NWLA PTAC

Topics include: Government buying procedures, subcontracting, multiple award schedules, understanding common types of solicitations and standard forms, preparation, proposal response, and negotiations

Mar
5
Thu
2020
Contracting for Beginners @ Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Beginner’s Contracting
Procurement basics, common terminology, required registrations, and certifications for set-asides

Mar
24
Tue
2020
Contracting for Beginners @ Municipal Building - Natchitoches
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Beginner’s Contracting
Procurement basics, common terminology, required registrations, and certifications for set-asides

Apr
16
Thu
2020
Teaming, Joint Ventures, and Partnerships @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Teaming, Joint Ventures, and Partnerships

Speaker: Jennifer Whittington, CAS, CPP, CVE CVAC/NWLA PTAC

 

Details forthcoming

Jun
1
Mon
2020
Barksdale AFB Vendor Expo SAVE THE DATE May 2020 @ Hoban Hall
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day

SAVE THE DATE    June 1-2, 2020

Barksdale AFB Vendor Expo

REGISTER HERE

 

The Barksdale AFB Vendor Expo is the perfect opportunity to market your supplies and services directly to the 350+ current GPC cardholders on Barksdale Air Force Base, as well as the 2d Contracting Squadron and other local purchasing agency personnel.

*GPC cardholders at Barksdale AFB average 20,000 purchases per year.

*GPC cardholders made over $18M in purchases in 2019.

*2CONS made an additional $45.2M in purchases in 2019 (excluding GPC cards).

 

*Visit the Barksdale AFB Vendor Expo page for more details…