Recap: 2015 NRC Agency On-Site

2015 Recap: 4th Annual NRC Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event

On March 24, 2015, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) in partnership with the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Government Contracting Network (GovConNet) welcomed more than 300 small businesses to the 4th Annual NRC Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event.

The U.S. NRC regulates commercial and institutional uses of nuclear energy to protect the public health and safety, promote the common defense and security, and protect the environment. Attendees heard directly from NRC leadership on the vision and priorities of the NRC at its Headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, including current acquisition initiatives and how small businesses can support their mission. 

CLICK HERE for the 2015 U.S. NRC Small Business Seminar Presentation

CLICK HERE to watch the video recording of the 2015 U.S. NRC Small Business Seminar

The program included remarks and presentations from:

  • The Honorable John Delaney, United States House of Representatives

  • Jerome Murphy, Associate Director Small Business & Outreach Compliance Directorate Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

  • Georgette “Gigi” Godwin, President/CEO Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

  • Antonio Doss, District Director, District of Columbia Metropolitan Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

  • Anthony D. Briggs, Small Business Program Manager, Small Business Program, Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

  • Darren B. Ash, Deputy Executive Director for Corporate Management & Chief Information Officer, Office of the Executive Director for Operations 

  • James C. Corbett, Director, Acquisition Management Division, Office of Administration 

  • Marie Jatsko, Director of Subcontracts and Procurement, Dell Federal

  • Tira D. Patterson, Senior Small Business Specialist, Small Business Program, Office of Small Business and Civil Rights

In addition to expert speakers, the event included matchmaking, business coaching, exhibitors and networking.

The U.S. NRC offices that hosted matchmaking sessions with pre-selected businesses included:

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 Nuclear Security and Incident Response
Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research
Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards

The prime contractors that hosted matchmaking sessions with pre-selected businesses included:

CGI Federal 
Dell Federal
Information System Laboratories 
Lockheed Martin 
MAR Inc. 
Sandia National Laboratories


View the program agenda here.