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This event is targeting small to large businesses (buyers) and federal, state and local government agencies looking for qualified vendors to provide goods and services, as well as suppliers (sellers) who can meet the buyers and government agencies purchasing needs. Suppliers must have been in business for at least 2 years to qualify for possible matches. Matches are not guaranteed.
During pre-scheduled, one-on-one, 15 minute sessions, small businesses will have the chance to discuss how they can meet the needs of the participating buyers by providing detailed information of their services and capabilities. This event will match companies based on buyer requirements and supplier capabilities to ensure quality meetings.
In between matchmaking meetings, participants will have the opportunity to attend the following business breakout sessions: Secrets to Loan Approval, Reach Customers Online with Google, Best Hiring Practices, Understanding Federal Government Procurement Methods and Procedures, and Websites 101. Taught by industry experts, these breakout sessions will deliver quick bursts of solutions and business tips. Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.
Small Business Participation Requirements – All Buyers and Sellers
- Applicable NAICS Codes
- Capability Statement (sellers only)
Additional Small Business Participation Requirements – Federal Agencies and Federal Prime Contactors
- Dynamic Small Business System (DSBS) Registration
- System for Award Management (SAM) Registration
Buyers and agencies confirmed to be in attendance:
Port of Houston Authority
Houston Community College
City of Houston - Public Works & Engineering
FAA (Ft. Worth)
Valor Healthcare (Addison)
MD Anderson Cancer Center
TX A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)
Air Liquide USA
Texas Southern University
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
University of TX at Tyler
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