Sep
28
Fri
2018
2018 Small Business Summit @ Shreveport Convention Center
Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm

2018 Small Business Summit

The 2018 Small Business Summit will be held in Shreveport, LA on September 28 from 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM at the Shreveport Convention Center, hosted by LED and the City of Shreveport.

Attendees may register for the event online via the event website.   Hotel accommodations are provided by Hilton Shreveport, adjacent to the Shreveport Convention Center, located at 400 Caddo Street, Shreveport, LA 71101.   To make hotel arrangements please contact Jimi Durmon at 318-698-0580.

Oct
30
Tue
2018
Doing Business with the Department of the Navy and Marine Corps @ Petroleum Club, 15th Floor
Oct 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

  • Who: Ms. Emily Harman, Director, Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy
  • What: Small Business Workshop — “Doing Business with the Department of the Navy ”
  • When: 30 October 2018 from 9:30am – 11:30am
  • Where: The Petroleum Club 15th Floor – 416 Travis Street, Shreveport LA 71101
  • Purpose: This year’s “Navy Week” will feature a small business workshop designed to educate small businesses on how to do business with the Navy and Marine Corps. The workshop will cover how to find out about upcoming contracting opportunities and how small businesses can contribute to the warfighter mission. Please make plans to attend this great event.
Feb
28
Thu
2019
Marketing Your Business to Government Agencies @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Topics include: Government lingo, acquisition procedures, market research, marketing materials (capabilities statements, business cards, website, etc.), successful marketing strategies, DSBS, and more

Mar
13
Wed
2019
Opportunity Caddo Program Workshop @ Professional Development Meeting Room
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mar
28
Thu
2019
Doing Business with the General Services Administration (GSA) Lunch and Learn @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Mar 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

No more registrations will be taken at this time.

Apr
2
Tue
2019
SBA HUBZone Hands-on Registrations @ Hamilton-South Caddo Library Computer Lab
Apr 2 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

SBA HUBZone Hands-on Registrations

*Must be registered and active in the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to arrival*

Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2019            1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Hamilton-South Caddo Library Computer Lab

2111 W. Bert Kouns Ind Loop, Shreveport LA

Cost is FREE

Apr
3
Wed
2019
SBA 8(a) and/or Woman-owned Business Hands-on Registrations @ Hamilton-South Caddo Library Computer Lab
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SBA 8(a) and/or Woman-owned Business Hands-on Registrations

*Must be registered and active in the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to arrival*

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2019            9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hamilton-South Caddo Library

2111 W. Bert Kouns Ind Loop, Shreveport LA

Cost is FREE

Apr
10
Wed
2019
Responding Successfully to Request for Proposals (RFPs) @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Responding Successfully to Request for Proposals (RFPs)

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

Wednesday, April 10, 2019   9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

400 Edwards St, Shreveport LA 71101

Cost is FREE

 

 

Hosted by the NW LA Procurement Technical Assistance Center and the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

Ruston, La: Responding Successfully to Request for Proposals (RFPs) @ Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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

 

 

Hosted by the NW LA Procurement Technical Assistance Center and the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

Apr
23
Tue
2019
Marketing Your Business to Government Agencies @ Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Topics include: Government lingo, acquisition procedures, market research, targeting tips (who, what, when, where, how), marketing materials (capabilities statements, business cards, website, etc.), successful marketing strategies, Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS), and more

 

 

 

Hosted by the NW LA Procurement Technical Assistance Center and the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce