There are a ton of great networking opportunities for business owners coming up in the month of June. For those hoping to secure a federal contract, as well as current contract holders, here are just a few of the best Government Contracting Conferences to look out for the next four weeks.
When: June 10th – 12th
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C.
The Associated General Contractors’ Federal Contractors Conference is one of the best opportunities for business owners hoping to connect with Federal Agencies. The conference will include the latest project forecasts, upcoming regulatory hurdles, and a wealth of networking opportunities with agency decision makers. If you’re looking to be competitive in the federal market, you won’t want to miss the AGC Federal Contractors Conference.
Who Should Attend: Executive and business development personnel for design and construction companies of all sizes, and at all levels of the industry interested in the federal market.
When: June 11th – June 12th
This is the second largest HUBZone conference of the year, and attracts hundreds of accomplished HUBZone small businesses from across the nation. The conference is being hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) region 4 office in Atlanta. This networking and educational summit features Government and Industry matchmaking with federal agencies and prime contractors.
Registration for small businesses ends June 6th.
Who Should Attend: HUBZone small business owners and affiliates.
When: Friday, June 14th, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: University of Maryland, College Park Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
The U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Secretary (OS), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is hosting a series of outreach events to educate small businesses about federal procurement opportunities with HHS and their top large business prime contractors.
Who Should Attend: Small businesses interested in pursuing government contracts.
When: June 18th – 20th
Where: The Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California.
The Government Contract Pricing Summit is the fastest-growing niche gathering in government contracting, paving the way for new standards in pricing. One of the notable keynote speakers this year is Kim Herrington, Acting Director of Defense Pricing and Contracting for the Department of Defense (DOD).
Who Should Attend: Anyone in the program management community, the business development community, or some areas of the engineering community.
When: June 25th – June 27th
Where: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD
The WBENC National Conference and business Fair is a signature event from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). This amazing networking opportunity for women entrepreneurs and corporate executives features educational programming, inspiring keynote speakers, 1:1 MatchMaker sessions, and a wealth of business opportunities.
Who Should Attend: Women business owners. Anyone whose missions align with WBENC’s vision of expanding women’s business opportunities in the marketplace.