Defense Small Business Series: SBA Update and Government Contracting

  • Date: Wednesday, April 21 
  • Time: 3:00 PM (EST)
  • Speaker: Bibi Hidalgo Associate Administrator, Office of Government Contracting and Business Development, SBA

Ms. Hidalgo has been appointed to serve as the Associate Administrator for the Office of Government Contracting and Business Development (GCBD),  In this role, Ms. Hidalgo will be responsible for providing expert advice, guidance, and assistance to the SBA Administrator, key agency and White House officials in oversight of small business contracting across the federal agencies through the Office of Government Contracting, including 8(a), Women-Owned, HUBZone and Service-Disabled Veteran contracting. In her prior role, she was the SBA Government Contracting Policy Lead for the Biden-Harris Transition Team. In 2014, Ms. Hidalgo and her brother Patrick Hidalgo Co-Founded Future Partners, LLC, which advised Fortune 500 corporate executives. Ms. Hidalgo has a Master's in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

DAU FY21 Webcasts Page 

Meeting number (access code):199 282 4262
Meeting password: DW2021


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The Defense Small Business Webinar series is put on by the Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) in conjunction with Defense Acquisition University (DAU). For information on upcoming webinars, subscribe to our email list.

Past Webinars

March 17, 2021 - Regulatory and Protest Update from the SBA
DAU Overview & Recording

October 21, 2020 - PTAP: How Businesses Can Access Training to Help Them Contract with DoD


June 24, 2020 - Roadmap to Getting a Facility Clearance



July 22, 2020 - FedMall: How DoD Small Businesses Can Purchase & Sell PPE



June 3, 2020 - The Future of Telework - Successful Practices for the Virtual Environment


May 13, 2020 - Defense Pricing & Contracting (DPC) Policy Guidance


April 29, 2020 - Foreign Investment: Tools for Small Businesses & How DOD Can Help


April 22, 2020 - Cybersecurity "Protecting Small Businesses in a COVID-19 Environment"


April 8, 2020 - COVID-19 Small Business Resources








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