Frederick, MD (PRWEB) November 12, 2015
SMART PROC 2015 – November 20 – 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – FSK Holiday Inn & Conference Center, Frederick, Md.
Come hear about upcoming federal opportunities and learn how to thrive in today's competitive procurement arena by connecting with key government agencies, prime contractors, and state and local representatives at the 13th Annual SMART PROC 2015 small business procurement conference.
Meet with major purchasing agents as you network among more than 500 defense, cyber, life science and technology leaders lined up to attend at FSK Holiday Inn & Conference Center in Frederick, Md.
This one day event offers valuable insights from Senior Program Managers and Acquisition Executives from the National Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Commerce, National Cancer Institute, US National Institutes of Health, US Army Medical Command, and procurement experts in government, business, and academia that will benefit large contractors, small businesses, minority- and women-owned concerns, and businesses run by service-disabled veterans.
Hear details about this lucrative opportunity and how to make the most of opportunities in the region. Other topics include capture management best practices, subcontracting, cybersecurity, intelligence, defense, healthcare, biomedical research, and how to succeed in an austere federal budget environment.
Topping the agenda will be keynotes from Congressman John Delaney and Congressman Van Hollen, Secretary Mike Gill, County Executive Jan Gardner, Ft. Detrick leaders, U.S. Medical Research and Materiel Command; US Cyber Command; and Department of Defense Office of Small Disadvantaged Business Utilization Office, Department of Defense.
Register online or on-site the day of the conference, government is free, industry $25 in advance or $35 at the door starting at 7 a.m.
The meeting is sponsored by the Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow(SMART). The SMART organization executes the vision of the SMART Congressional Caucus by providing a membership organization promoting tech enterprise in the region. The conference goal is to build stronger relationships, provide teaming partnerships and discuss upcoming procurement forecasts among industry, community, government, and academia.