Save the date – Thursday, January 22, 2015. That’s the day that the Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center (GTPAC) will be hosting a vendor matchmaking event being sponsored by the Atlanta chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA).
NCMA s dedicated to the professional growth and educational advancement of procurement and acquisition personnel worldwide. NCMA strives to serve and inform the profession it represents and to offer opportunities for the open exchange of ideas in neutral forums.
Federal agencies expected to participate include: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the General Services Administration (GSA), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Federal prime contractors expected to participate include: Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, ICF International, RTI International, WYLE, Westat, Deloitte, and DB Consulting Group, Inc.
The event will be held at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), and is expected to attract as many as 200 Georgia businesses.
Vendors will have the opportunity to be matched, based on NAICS codes, with federal agencies and primes for 15-minute appointments. Agencies will be announcing their upcoming contracting initiatives for the new year.
Watch this space for an announcement about exact location, time, and registration details. NOTE: As of Jan. 16, 2015, this event is booked to capacity, and no further registrations are being accepted.