Date(s) - 03/01/2018
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
USACE Seattle District
The US Army Corps of Engineers, Northwest Seattle (CENWS) District is hosting a free seminar for business owners and representatives on Thursday, 1 March 2018, from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PST) to present training on how to do business with CENWS District. ‘Industry Day’ activities will be held at CENWS District, 4735 East Marginal Way South, Bldg. 1202, Seattle, WA 98134.
This Industry Day event features informational briefings presented by District staff, opportunities to take part in roundtable discussions and information about upcoming contracting opportunities.
SBA Regulatory & Legislative updates;
Program & Contracting Processes;
Market Research/Sources Sought;
Indefinite Delivery Contracts;
What we Buy; and
Forecast of Upcoming Opportunities
There is no charge to participate, but REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR EACH ATTENDEE. Seating is limited, so register ASAP
SECURITY REQUIREMENTS/RESTRICTIONS: For US Citizens, a US Federal and/or State issued ID card is required at check-in. Foreign National Visitor Requests are required no later than 1 February 2018 (provide copy of foreign national passport). Security needs at least 30-days for vetting prior to approve facility access. Email requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to security requirements, please DO NOT bring tablets or laptop devices.
NOTE: Lunch options are limited in the facility and available on a pay-as-you go basis. A cafeteria on-premises that has been available in the past is CLOSED. There may be a food truck on premises. There is a small coffee stand in the building with limited food choices. Participants are strongly encouraged to investigate local restaurants in the nearby community ahead of time. Networking is encouraged during the lunch break
and following the official event activities.
WHAT WE DO: CENWS District provides military and civil public works services as well as support for other agencies. The District oversees more than 10,000 acres of public land and water; its civil works boundaries encompass 99,000 sq. miles and contain 4,700 miles of shoreline; and plays a key role in environmental protection and improvement-from protecting wetlands to ecological restoration and cleaning up hazardous and toxic waste pollution. The District’s military mission includes designing and building projects for the Army (Active and Reserves) and Air Force. The District also provides technical services to other armed forces upon request. The District operates the Chief Joseph Dam in Bridgeport, WA; the Albeni Falls Dam in Oldtown, ID; the Libby Dam in Libby, MT; and the Hiram Chittenden (Ballard) Locks in Seattle, WA. For more information about the District, visit our page at http://www.nws.usace.army.mil/About/ and www.nww.usace.army.mil/Business-With-Us/Small-Business
Contractors with little or no experience doing business with the Government are encouraged to contact their respective Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC) and Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) for established training programs that are no cost.