Calendar of events.Please submit all listings for conferences, seminars and other events either by fax 202-686-3228 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Listings are free and will run through the issue before the event.
5-12 National Small Business Week in Washington sponsored by SBA. For a listing of events, go to http://smallbusinesssucess.sba.gov/.
6-8 Virginia Regional Minority Supplier Development Council Business Opportunity Fair in Richmond. Contact Rita Johnson at 804-780-2322 or e-mail email@example.com.
8 Michigan Women's Business Council "Breakthrough Breakfast Supply Chain Strategic Partnering Forum" in Detroit. For information, e-mail Ms. Lendell McEwen at Imcewen@miceed.org, or call the MWBC office at 734-677-1444.
8 FSI FSI Foreign Service Institute
FSI Fluid Structure Interaction
FSI Fuel Stratified Injection
FSI Federazione Scacchistica Italiana (Italian Chess Federation)
FSI Free Standing Insert
FSI Flight Simulator presents Federal Outlook Conference in McLean, VA. Go to www.fedsources.com for details.
8-10 Industry/SBA Procurement Conference in Washington. This year's conference will include a matchmaking Matchmaking
Matricide (See MURDER.)
marriage broker whose plans are foiled by a pair of lovers. [Czech Opera: Smetana The Bartered Bride in Osborne Opera, 32]
Levi, Dolly event as well as networking, training and procurement opportunities. For information and registration, go to www.sba.gov/gc/35thprocurement.
14-15 Federal Acquisition Conference 2002 in Dallas, sponsored by the Procurement Executives Council and the U.S. General Services Administration The General Services Administration (GSA) was established by section 101 of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C.A. § 751). The GSA sets policy for and manages government property and records. . Acquisition policymakers share their vision of how today's business Today's Business is a show on CNBC that aired in the early morning, 5 to 7AM ET timeslot, hosted by Liz Claman and Bob Sellers, and it was replaced by Wake Up Call on Feb 4, 2002. should be conducted and their expectations of tomorrow's acquisition world. Fee is $200 for government, $550 for non-government. For information and to register, go to https://www.fac2002.com/index.asp.
14-15 Alaska 8(a) Association's Spring 2002 Conference at the University of Alaska, Anchorage. Fee is $175 for members, $200 for non-members. For information go to www.8aonline.org.
15-16 Minority Supplier Council of Kansas City Kansas City, two adjacent cities of the same name, one (1990 pop. 149,767), seat of Wyandotte co., NE Kansas (inc. 1859), the other (1990 pop. 435,146), Clay, Jackson, and Platte counties, NW Mo. (inc. 1850). , MO, Business Investment Expo. Contact Jim Abbott
For other people with this name, see .
James Anthony Abbott (born September 19, 1967), is a former Major League Baseball pitcher for the California Angels, the New York Yankees, the Chicago White Sox, and the Milwaukee Brewers, from 1989 to 1998. at 816-931-9672 ext. 25 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
16 Pursuing Your Rights Through Federal Contract Claims presented by Piliero, Mazza and Pargament in Tysons Corner, VA. The seminar focuses on protecting your rights during contract performance while presereving your claims. Fee is $60. For information, call Susan Brock at 202-857-1000 or fax to 202-857-0200.
17 Federal Procurement Conference in Crystal City, VA, sponsored by Rep. Jim Moran James Patrick "Jim" Moran Jr. (born 16 May 1945 in Buffalo, New York) has represented the 8th congressional district of Virginia since 1991. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
His brother, Brian Moran, is a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. and George Mason University Named after American revolutionary, patriot and founding father George Mason, the university was founded as a branch of the University of Virginia in 1957 and became an independent institution in 1972. Procurement Technical Assistant Program. For information or to register, call 7093-971-4700 or go to www.house.gov/moran.
19-22 Department of Energy Small Business Conference in Orlando, FL. DOE, its prime contractors and other federal agencies will offer workshops on contracting opportunities. For more information and to register, go to www.smallbusiness-outreach.doe.gov/annual/.
20-23 Michigan Minority Business Development Council Minority Procurement Conference in Detroit. Contact Tracy E. Taylor at email@example.com.
21-23 GSA (1) (Global mobile Suppliers Association, Sawbridgeworth, U.K., www.gsacom.com) A membership organization of suppliers of GSM products and services. Its goal is to promote GSM as the worldwide mobile communications standard. See GSM Association and GSM. Expo 2002 in San Diego San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. . This is GSA's biggest customer outreach event of the year. GSA's Office of Enterprise Development will conduct a small business vendor-training workshop for Federal Supply Schedule contractors, titled "Marketing Strategies." For details or to register visit http://www.expo.gsa.gov/.
29 Small Business Opportunities Fair and Conference sponsored by the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Dahlgren Deputy for Small Business in Dahlgren, VA. This one-day event one-day event
a contraction of the three-day event but like that contest is aimed at selecting the best all-round horse and rider. The events usually contested are show-jumping, dressage and cross-country. will allow small and large businesses to network with key technical and purchasing personnel, learn about contracting opportunities at NSWC-Dahlgren and showcase the company's products and services. Seminar sessions with a variety of topics to help small businesses will be available following the networking breakfast. For information on attending and exhibiting, contact Sean Phenicie at 800-333-6722 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
4-5 Arkansas Regional Minority Supplier Development Council Minority Business Opportunity Fair in Little Rock. Call Charles King at 501-374-7026 or e-mail info@ARMSDC ARMSDC Arkansas Regional Minority Supplier Development Council .org.
5-6 New York/New Jersey Minority Purchasing Council Marketing and Business Expo in Secaucus, NJ. Contact Rosa Rhoden at 212-502-5663.
5-6 Oklahoma Minority Supplier Development Council Business Conference and Opportunity Fair in Tulsa. Contact Debra Ponder-Nelson at 405-767-9900 or e-mail email@example.com.
10-12 Northern Ohio Minority Business Council All-Ohio Trade Fair in Cleveland. Contact Stephanie McHenry-Luckey or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
11-12 Kentucky Minority Supplier Development Council Trade Show and Conference in Louisville. Contact Teri Hardman at 502-625-0147 or e-mail email@example.com.
12-15 National Federation of Independent Business The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) is a lobbying organization with offices in Washington, D.C. USA, and in all 50 state capitals. NFIB claims a membership base in excess of 600,000. 2002 National Small Business Summit in Washington. For details and to register, go to www.nfib.org.
12 South Regions Minority Business Council presents "Business Connections 2002" in Mobile, AL. Contact Estella Raymond at 251-471-6380.
13-14 Florida Regional Minority Business Council 2002 Business Expo in Fort Lauderdale. For information or to register, contact Beatrice Louissaint at Beatrice@frmbdc.org.
20 New England Minority Purchasing Council Trade Fair in Worcester, MA. Contact Tina Andrews at 617-578-8900.