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Small Business Event Vendor Outreach Session for November 2018

General Information

Document Type:SNOTE
Posted Date:Oct 26, 2018
Category: Miscellaneous
Set Aside:N/A

Contracting Office Address

Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, Washington, District of Columbia, 20528, United States


The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), will be hosting a Vendor Outreach Session (VOS) located in Washington, DC, on November 15, 2018, from 9:00 am to 12:15 pm. The VOS is at Homeland Security Acquisition Institute (HSAI) located at 90 K Street NE, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20002. Vendor Outreach Sessions are a series of pre-arranged 15-minute appointments with Small Business Specialists from various components of the Homeland Security procurement offices. These sessions provide the small business community an opportunity to discuss their capabilities and learn of potential procurement opportunities. Also in attendance will be Prime Contractor Small Business Liaisons from several of the large businesses who have contracts with DHS. There is no cost to the small business vendors. This session is on reserve for Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses ONLY in honor of Veterans Day. Sign up for the November 15th Vendor Outreach Sessions will be on November 8, 2018, beginning at 12:00 noon, Eastern Time. Please read the instructions carefully as the sessions fill up quickly. The instructions is found at http://www.dhs.gov/vendor-outreach-session-schedule-scheduling-instructions. To access the full FY 2019 Vendor Outreach Sessions click on the URL: https://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/publications/Vendor_Outreach_Sessions_2019.pdf. Individuals must register their companies ahead of time and choose a password for speed in signing up the day of registration. Companies are to register at https://vos.mybusinessmatches.com/. There are several hotels close to HSAI. There are also several parking garages, parking lots, and metered street parking in the area. The two Metro Stations close to HSAI are Union Station (the closest) and NoMa - Gallaudet U (New York Avenue). NOTE : Walking directions to HSAI from Union Station Metro Stop (Red Line) are as follows: • Exit Station through the Massachusetts Ave. NE & 1st St. NE exit • Make a sharp right exiting from the Metro Station • Walk ahead three blocks • 90 K ST NE is on the right Please see www.wmata.com for more information. To enter the 90 K Street N.E. building, you must have a federal government employee identification card OR a current government issued photo ID card (drivers license or state issued ID). The name(s) of all VOS attendees will be submitted to building security 48 hours prior to VOS, therefore last-minute substitutes will not be permitted. All items entering the building may be subject to scanning and search as applicable. In the event the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) issues the Federal Government a delayed opening of 2 hours or more or the Government is closed in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, the November 15, 2018, VOS will be cancelled. On the morning of the event, please visit www.opm.gov.

Original Point of Contact

POC Sonya Steedley, , Candice Brooks,

Place of Performance

Homeland Security Acquisition Institute, 90 K Street, N.E. Suite 1200, Washington, District of Columbia, 20002, United States
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