U.S. NRC Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event Highlights from August 23, 2012

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October 23, 2012

U.S. NRC Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event Highlights from August 23, 2012

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Highlights from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event

The Montgomery County of Chamber of Commerce Government Contracting Network (GovConNet) was pleased with its first Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. With over 200 attendees, small business people listened from the NRC leadership on the vision and priorities of U.S. NRC at its Headquarters in Rockville, MD. This program provided key insights from the NRC leadership on current initiatives and how small businesses can support their mission. See the full agenda below important arrival information.

 

Schedule

  • 7:30 am - 8:30 am - Registration, Refreshments and Exhibits
  • 8:30 am - 10:35 am - NRC Presentations
  • 10:35 am - 12:00 noon - Networking and Matchmaking*

* Only pre-selected companies will participate in matchmaking. A link to the matchmaking application is  received with each e-mail registration confirmation. August 16, 2012 is the application deadline.

 

Agenda

7:30 am - 8:30 am — Registration, Exhibitions & Networking

8:30 am — Welcome
R. William Borchardt, Executive Director for Operations

8:35 am — Opening Remarks
Georgette "Gigi"  Godwin, Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

8:40 am — Message from the SBA
Martina Williams, Procurement Center Representative, Small Business Administration

8:45 am — Introduction to the Small Business Program
Vonna L. Ordaz, Director (OSBDU), Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

9:00 am - 10:20 am — NRC Guest Speakers   

  • James C. Corbett, Director, Division of Contracts, Office of Administration
  • Marc L. Dapas, Deputy Office Director,  Office of Nuclear Security and Incident Response
  • Barbara K. Gusack, Director, Division of Program Management, Policy Development & Analysis, Office of New Reactors
  • Anthony D. Briggs, Small Business Program Manager, Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

10:00 — Message from NRC Commissioner
Commissioner William C. Ostendorff

10:20 — Operation PAVE
Cristina Mousel, Career Counselor, Paralyzed Veterans of America

10:25 am — Closing Remarks
Anthony D. Briggs, Small Business Program Manager, Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

10:35 am - 12:00 pm — *Matchmaking and Netwoking

*Pre-Selected Companies will take part in a 10-minute matchmaking session with departments within the NRC.  Matchmaking Sessions are exclusively for pre-selected businesses who received notification from the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce.

 

 

[As of August 23, 2012]

 

*Matchmaking Hosts (for pre-selected businesses)

  • Office of Information Services
  • Computer Security Office
  • Office of New Reactors
  • Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation 
  • Office of Administration
  • Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer
  • Office of the Nuclear Security and Incident Response

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