The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), New England Region, will host a table at the Society of American Military Engineers annual Contract Opportunities and Small Business Showcase on February 8, 2024.
During the concurrent Small Business Showcase, GSA will host a table to provide information and support to the nearly 200-300 large and small businesses attending the event. GSA will answer questions about how to do business with GSA, as well as provide information on programs and activities for small business owners, looking to do work for federal agencies by:
- Assisting small businesses in locating federal opportunities to help build their business.
- Partnering with federal, state and local agencies to assist potential vendors.
- Providing information and guidance to small businesses regarding the Agency’s Procurement Forecast and Contracting Opportunities.
- Encouraging small businesses to participate in GSA events such as networking sessions, forums, events, conferences, workshops and trade shows.
The regional contract opportunity portion of the event will include updates from key agency representatives and valuable networking. Invited agencies include:
- U.S. Coast Guard;
- NAVFAC MIDLANT;
- Veterans Administration;
- Major Defense Contractors;
- U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.
The event will be held at the Westin-Waltham Hotel in Boston, MA, from 12:15 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on February 8, 2024.
Those interested in attending this event can register at 21st Annual Contract Opportunities & Small Business Showcase.
The New England Region’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization serves as GSA’s regional liaison and advocate for small businesses within Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. As an advocate for small business owners, it is the mission of the OSDBU to promote increased access to GSA’s nationwide procurement opportunities.
GSA provides centralized procurement and shared services for the federal government, managing a nationwide real estate portfolio of nearly 370 million rentable square feet, overseeing over $100 billion in products and services via federal contracts, and delivering technology services that serve millions of people across dozens of federal agencies. GSA’s mission is to deliver the best customer experience and value in real estate, acquisition, and technology services to the government and the American people. For more information, visit GSA.gov and follow us at @USGSA.