Upcoming Presentation

September 7, 2017

0930 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Oakland Marriott City Center 

SAME San Francisco Post Small Business Forum

Representatives from the Small Business programs for each of the agencies below will provide details on their agency’s Small Business Programs, the requirements, and how to become a certified/registered small business with them. They will discuss their small business contracting goals, and provide information to the large businesses on how to find small business teaming partners and how to be certain the subconsultant is currently certified/registered with their agency. In addition, they will be speaking about upcoming opportunities.

Invited Speakers from :

  • Small Business Administration, Paul Tavernia, Lead Business Opportunity Specialist/8(a); Kristan Ingebretsen, Business Opportunity Specialist/8(a)
  • USACE – South Pacific Division: Mr. Carmelo Nuestro, Assistant Director for the Office of Small Business Programs
  • USACE – Sacramento District: Michelle Stratton-Morales, Deputy, Office of Small Business Programs
  • U.S. General Services Administration: Lori Falkenstrom, Small Business Specialist
  • California Department of Water Resources: Richard Zmuda, Small Business/DVBE Program Manager
  • California Department of General Services: Angel Carrera, Chief, Certification and Outreach; Danetta Jackson, Program Manager, Customer/Supplier Outreach, Training & Advocacy
  • California High Speed Rail Authority: Alice Rodriguez, Small Business Advocate
  • + Panel of Small Business Representatives

Sign up coming soon to the SAME SF Post website – www.samesanfrancisco.org

COST:

  • Government and Young Members: $110
  • Members: $160
  • Industry non-members: $200
  • Exhibitor: $450, includes one registration, recognition in printed program with name but no logo, table top

We will also be having a special lunch-time presentation from a panel of small business SAME member firms.

This will be a terrific networking event for both small and large businesses. Proceeds from this event will support our engineering scholarships. Please help make this first-of-its-kind event a success – we are seeking sponsors, and are offering a variety of sponsorship packages:

    ** WE ARE SEEKING SPONSORS FOR THIS EVENT**

  • Program Sponsor: $500, includes NO registration, ½ page ad in printed program, logo in PowerPoint that runs during breaks, recognition during opening remarks
  • Lunch Sponsor: $1,000, includes one registration, ½ page ad in printed program, logo in PowerPoint that runs during breaks, recognition during opening remarks and prior to lunch break
  • Event Sponsor: $2,000, includes two registrations, full-page ad in printed program, logo in PowerPoint that runs during breaks, recognition during opening  and closing remarks.

Please contact Arvind Acharya (aacharya@gilbaneco.com or 510-719-6868) for sponsorship info.

 Please complete the registration form and payment below:

Government Civilian and Active Duty Military – $110

Young Members and Retired – $110

Industry Members – $160

Industry Non-Members – $200