Upcoming Procurement Events

Dallas/Fort Worth District Office  - July 7, 2022

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Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.


Government contracting

Explore a New Market & Grow Your Business

Do you have a track record of delivering quality goods and services on time and within budget? Government contracting may be a good fit for your small business. Assess whether your business has what it takes to win a government contract...Learn more


 T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined

Small business owners and executives: Accelerate the growth of your business through T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined, a free advanced training series customized for your needs...Apply now

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Upcoming Procurement Events

5th Annual Service-Disabled Veteran--Owned Small Business Outreach and Matchmaking

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is hosting the 5th Annual Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Outreach and Matchmaking on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.  Businesses will have the opportunity to hear from HUD Leadership, SBA, and PTAC and schedule virtual meetings with HUD Program Office representatives. All businesses are welcome to participate.  Click here for registration (works best with Chrome, Firefox or Edge)  For questions, please reach out to Ms. Ursula McLendon, ursula.m.mclendon@hud.gov or Mr. Derek Pruitt, derek.l.pruitt@hud.gov.

NOAA Small Business Industry Day

The NOAA Small Business Industry Day,   event will provide attendees with access to NOAA leadership, program and contract managers, and prime contractors via one-on-one matchmaking sessions.  

An important component of this event is one-on-one matchmaking with NOAA program offices and prime contractors.  All applications will be reviewed by matchmaking hosts. Every effort will be made to accommodate your requests, but we cannot make any guarantees.  REGISTER

National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit

National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit | DC Summer-Hybrid 2022 jointly hosted by the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce and The American Small Business Chamber of Commerce.

This popular event boasts a robust agenda that includes:

  • Timely education and information on current trends, opportunities, and threats to small business contractors
  • Technical Training
  • Regulatory updates
  • Access to federal agencies and prime contractors and the opportunity to meet one-on-one with Agency and Prime Acquisition Representatives (scroll to the bottom of the page to see the list of agencies and prime contractors who have confirmed)

Live In-Person and Virtual Events Scheduled for July 20th and 26th Click for More Information

BUILDFW 2022 (SAVE THE DATE) August 19, 2022

You'll have the opportunity to meet the Hispanic Contractors and Business Equity Firms who are building Fort Worth and learn about the public and private projects changing the Fort Worth skyline...Learn More

Women Owned Small Business (WOSB/EDWOSB)

Please join us for Disadvantage Women Owned Small Businesses (WOSB/EDWOSB) Federal Contracting Certification Program LIVE Webinar, July 19 at 10:00 a.m. (Central Standard Time).  Learn more about this program and how you can take advantage of this opportunity in this one hour informative sessionQuestions about registering?  Contact Tammy Jo Covert, Dallas SCORE Event Manager tammyjo.covert@scorevolunteer.org

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Greater North Texas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn:  Government Contracting Series Part 1 - Market Research

This Virtual Market Research Workshop will help you find customers for your business in the federal marketplace. Competitive analysis helps you make your business unique. Combine them to find a competitive advantage for your small business in the federal marketplace.  Your customers matter and they are the reason you are in business. Learn who they are, where to find them and how to share your message on July 20, 2022 @ 12 pm (CST)Learn more...

 26th Annual Government Procurement Conference (GPC 2022)

The Government Procurement Conference (GPC) is a regional conference hosted by the Cross Timbers Procurement Technical Assistance Center.  The GPC will be held August 10, 2022 from 8 am - 4 pm (CST) at the E.H. Hereford Univeristy Center in Arlington, Texas.  The Conference fosters business partnerships between the government, its prime contractors and the following:

  • Small businesses
  • Woman Owned Small Business
  • MBE – Minority Business Enterprise
  • Veteran Owned Small Business
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business 
  • Minority-owned businesses
  • Service-disabled veteran-owned (SDVOB)
  • Veteran-owned businesses (VOB)
  • HUBZone
  • Women-owned businesses (WOB)

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