Agenda for ChallengeHER Cincinnati, OH

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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Agenda
7:00 am to 8:00 am REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST / NETWORKING
8:00 am to 8:30 am  OPENING WELCOME
National Partner Welcome
The Honorable Steve Chabot, U.S. House of Representatives
8:30 am to 9:20 am STRATEGIC APPROACHES TO MARKETING YOUR WOSB CERTIFICATION
Amy Kim, WOSB Program Manager, Office of Government Contracting, SBA
9:20 am to 9:30 am OMBUDSMAN
Natalie Duncan,  Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness (Acting), US Small Business Administration
Les Davies, Regional Advocate, US Small Business Administration
9:30 am to 10:30 am BUYER’S PANEL
Moderator: Philip MacLean, Procurement Center Representative, SBA

Panelists:
Earl Madison, Small Business Specialist, DLA Land and Maritime Defense Logistics Agency
David Hincks, Manager, Specialized Service Center, EPA
Anne Marie Bird, Small Business Program Manager, DOE

10:30 am to 11:00 am Close – Move to Mentor Roundtables
Glenn Clevenger, Branch Manager, US Small Business Administration
11:00 am to 12:30 pm MENTOR ROUNDTABLES
(Each table has a subject/topic and the attendees rotate every 30 minutes to the table of their choice.)The Importance of Sources Sought
Bill Cox, Procurement Specialist, Dayton PTACFederal Contracting for Beginners
Hayward Chappell, Procurement Specialist, Cincinnati PTACSBA All Small Mentor Protégé
Jill Nagy-Reynolds, Business Opportunity Specialist, US Small Business AdministrationAccess to Capital
Glenn Clevenger, Branch Manager, US Small Business AdministrationPCR – The Best Kept Secret!
Philip MacLean, Procurement Center Representative, US Small Business Administration

If You’re Not At The Table, You’re Probably On The Menu
Anne Chambers, President, Red212

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