DoD Regional Council Meetings

The councils provide forums for government and industry Small Business Professionals to train, disseminate information and share best practices. As a result, council members stay abreast of statutes, policies, trends and technologies affecting federal small business programs.

March 22-24, 2017
DoD Northeast Regional Council Matchmaker and Training
Providence, RI

Recent Presentations
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Council (MARC) met Dec. 8, 2016. Links to speakers' presentations are included below.

SBA Legislative Updates Affecting Government Contracting
Mr. Ken Dodds, Director, Office of Policy, Planning and Liaison
Small Business Administration

SBA All Small Mentor-Protégé Program
Ms. Holly Schick, Director, All Small Mentor-Protégé Program
Small Business Administration

Managing Your Subcontracting Program
Ms. Janice Buffler, Associate Director, Subcontracting Policy and DoD Regional Councils
DoD Office of Small Business Programs

Small Business Career Field Update
Ms. Alice Williams, Associate Director, Workforce Initiatives, Socioeconomic Programs and Rapid Innovation Fund
DoD Office of Small Business Programs

DAU Policies and Information
Mr. Kevin Linden, Learning Director
Defense Acquisition University

Overview of District of Columbia Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Services
Mr. Milton Goodman, Program Director
District of Columbia PTAC

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