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Conferences and Events


Request an OSDBU Speaker or Booth at your event.  Interested in making OSDBU a part of your event?  Please complete the VA OSDBU Conference Invitation Request.  Requests can be emailed to  Please allow 10 business days for final decision.

Calendar of Upcoming Conferences and Events

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NASA SSC Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Industry Day
Date:  February 3, 2015; 7:00am - 2:00pm (EST)
Location:  Infinity Science Center, 1 Discovery Circle, Stennis Space Center, MS 39556
POC:  Robert Watts
(228) 688-1720
Synopsis:  The SDVOSB Industry Day event, hosted by the NASA Stennis Space Center (SSC) and the SSC Small Business Consortium is an opportunity for companies to meet with decision makers regarding doin business with the agency. The targeted audience for this event are SDVOSB companies; however, all small businesses may register to attend.
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National 8(a) Association 2015 Winter Conference
Date:  February 3-4, 2015; 7:00am - 5:00pm (EST)
Location:  Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel & Convention Center 8101 World Center Drive Orlando, FL 32821
POC:  Amber Moore
Synopsis:  The 2015 Winter Conference will focus on federal and legal updates along with how to navigate the ever-changing world of federal contracting. The nation's top legal firms and the industry's best consultants will be there to help give you the knowledge you need to become successful and stay that way. This year the TRIAD Winter Meeting will be held in conjuction with the National 8(a) Association 2015 Winter Conference at the Caribe Royale on February 5th. Registration website >>
Alliance Northwest – Where Government and Business Connect
Date:  March 5, 2015; 7:30am - 4:00pm (PST)
Location:  Sleep Country Showplex Washington State Fair in Puyallup 110 – 9th Ave SW Puyallup, WA 98372
POC:  Jennifer Montgomery
Synopsis:  The Veteran Business Opportunity State Showcase will offer key insights and seminars geared toward Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSB), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB), and government contractors who wish to do business with state and federal agencies. All VOSBs and SDVOSBs receive a 50% discount off the price of attendee admission to Alliance Northwest. Use discount code VETBOSS when registering. You will be able to input it on the payment screen. Registration website >>
The 25th Government Procurement Conference
Date:  April 15, 2015; 9:00am - 4:00pm (EST)
Location:  Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mount Vernon Place N.W. Washington, DC 20001
POC:  Federal Business Council
Synopsis:  The 25th Government Procurement Conference is a national conference fostering business partnerships between the Federal Government, its prime contractors, and small, minority, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, Veteran-Owned, Hubzone, and Women-Owned businesses. Registration website >>
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