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.

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

Aug
11
Tue
2020
Introduction to Government Contracting ZOOM Meeting @ Zoom meeting
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Topic: Introduction to Government Contracting: Basic rules and regulations and required registrations

Time: Aug 11, 2020 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Aug
25
Tue
2020
Small Business Certifications for Set-Asides ZOOM Meeting
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Topic: Small Business Certifications for Set-Asides
Time: Aug 25, 2020 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Sep
8
Tue
2020
Marketing Your Business to Government Agencies – Part 1 ZOOM Meeting @ Zoom meeting
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

 

Topic: Marketing to Government Agencies Part 1 – Marketing v. Advertising, marketing strategies, effort, and scenarios, purchasing rules, and the acquisition pyramid

Time: Sep 8, 2020 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Sep
22
Tue
2020
Marketing Your Business to Government Agencies ZOOM Meeting @ Zoom meeting
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Topic: Marketing to Government Agencies – Marketing v. advertising, purchasing protocol and the acquisition pyramid, scenarios and strategies, market research, marketing materials, capabilities statements, tactics for success

Time: Sep 22, 2020 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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