Introduction to Government Contracting
Join us to learn about the basics of getting started in public sector contracting!
Learn about registering in the System for Award Management (SAM) and how the government procures goods and services. We will also discuss marketing tips and opportunities for small businesses. We will also explore Federal certifications including the Small Business (SB) Program, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Program, the Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Program, the 8(a) Business Development Program, the Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Program. We will also briefly touch on the Texas HUB and Tx-DOT DBE certification programs.
Speaker: Rich Lyles, Program Director, NW Texas Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)