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  SECURE 6 MONTHS’ WORTH OF BUSINESS IN ONE DAY! CLICK HERE to find out more and Register Now! Join 800+ businesses ready to do business with Federal, State & Local Agencies, Prime Contractors and each other on this great day of commerce! BREAKOUT SESSIONS: Provides businesses with access to experts and information about  Federal, State and MetroMaryland procurement opportunities & best business practices. EXPO:  Connect one-on-one with government and... Read More
  Learn the Dos and Don’ts of MATCHMAKING from Federal Agencies and Prime Contractors who know best and Small Businesses who have been successful in this special 90-minute GovConNet Member Meeting.   MCCC Members learned strategies to succeed in matchmaking  with  Federal Agencies and  Primes at the May 1, 2013 GovConNet Member Meeting. Know that you are judged right away. It is important to build advocates for your business within an agency. Anthony Briggs,... Read More
    The April 25 Green Business Forum focused on the topic of Green Leasing.  Adam Sledd, Program Manager, Green Leasing and Federal Buildings, Institute for Market Transformation presented ways to reduce the divide between landlords and tenants to attain corporate sustainability goals. A key mechanism for tenants is to negotiate split incentives within the Operating Expenses clause in leases.  This can increase energy efficiency in buildings.  Laurie  McMahon,... Read More
FDA Program Speaker Bios: Dr. Jesse Goodman, FDA Chief Scientist Jesse L. Goodman, M.D., M.P.H. is the Agency's Chief Scientist. In this capacity, he is responsible for leading and coordinating FDA's cross-cutting scientific and public health efforts, among which has been the FDA response to the H1N1 pandemic. The Office of the Chief Scientist works closely with FDA’s Centers, providing strategic leadership and support for FDA’s regulatory science and innovation... Read More
The MCCC GovConNet 2013 FDA On-Site Agency Visit attracted 300+ government contractors who learned about agency priorities, spending, initiatives and small business opportunities and had access to expert speakers and exhibitors. Dr. Jesse Goodman, Chief Scientist spoke about the “Win-Win-Win” public and private collaboration between government and innovative businesses to improve healthcare, manage costs and bring value and health breakthroughs for the public. Brian Trent, Director... Read More
From left to right: Vice-Chair Gus Bauman, Senior Legislative Analyst with the Montgomery County Council Marlene Michaelson, MCCC President & CEO Gigi Godwin Vice-Chair Gus Bauman welcomed MCCC Members and introduced the speaker, Marlene Michaelson, Senior Legislative Analyst with the Montgomery County Council. Michaelson described how the County develops Master Plans for 36 areas, which include planning, zoning, and other locational issues.  Plans are designed to be updated... Read More
    From left to right: Legislative Affairs Vice-Chair Josh Bokee, Delegate Kathleen Dumais, and MCCC President & CEO Gigi Godwin   Legislative Affairs Vice-Chair Josh Bokee welcomed MCCC members and introduced Delegate Kathleen Dumais from Montgomery County who serves in leadership in the Maryland House of Delegates as Vice Chair of the Judiciary Committee.   Delegate Dumais began her discussion by explaining the high profile issues in the Judiciary... Read More
Recap: Mobile devices and Healthcare: Securing Information, Protecting Privacy The Health IT Forum presented its third of four programs today addressing the topic of Mobile devices and Health care: Securing Information, Protecting Privacy. The program moderator Mr. Adnan Ahmed, Co-founder and President, CNSI emphasized that mobile technology is changing the way we do business. Policy and security factors are moving to catch-up with the changes. Alice Leiter, Policy Counsel for the... Read More

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