The U.S. Department of State, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) in conjunction with the Small Business Association for International Companies (SBAIC) and George Mason University’s (GMU) Virginia Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP), would like to invite you to register for the 4th Annual Overseas Small Business Government Contracting Conference. This event will take place on May 2, 2019 at the George Mason University, (GMU) Founders Hall 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201. 

Early registration starts today and ends Friday, April 29th. You are strongly encouraged to register today!

To register click on the following link: 4th Annual Overseas Small Business Government Contracting Conference 

The conference is the premier event for small businesses who aspire to grow internationally and those businesses who are actively engaged in international trade. This conference offers the opportunity to network with small and large businesses with international experience, explore overseas subcontracting opportunities, meet with contracting officers who spend billions of dollars to procure a wide range of services and products. Last but not least, learn about the Department of the State’s upcoming contracting opportunities.

There will be various levels of sponsorships which include Gold, Silver, Bronze as well as sponsorships of the networking breakfast. There are opportunities to register your company as an exhibitor.

Immediately following the Department of State Annual Conference SBAIC will host a Networking Reception on GMU’s campus. This event is solely sponsored by SBAIC & the George Mason Schar School Alumni Chapter will provide an opportunity to network with conference attendees, the George Mason Schar School Alumni, and State Department officials.