Agenda for ChallengeHER Hartford, CT

Friday, September 15, 2017

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Agenda – Hartford, CT
8:00 AM REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST / NETWORKING
9:00 AM  OPENING WELCOME
Jane Campbell, President, Women Impacting Public Policy
Welcome Video from the Honorable Christopher Murphy, US Senate
9:15 AM LEVERAGING YOUR WOSB CERTIFICATION
Amy Kim, WOSB Program Manager, Office of Government Contracting, US Small Business Administration
10:00 AM THE HONORABLE LUKE BRONIN
Mayor of the City of Hartford, CT
THE STATE OF WOMEN IN FEDERAL CONTRACTING
Jane Campbell, President, Women Impacting Public Policy
10:20 AM BREAK
10:45 AM TECHNIQUES FOR WRITING WINNING PROPOSALS
Lisa Powell, Economic Development Specialist, SBA
Lisa Wood, Statewide Director, CT PTAC
11:30 AM SBA LENDING PROGRAMS
Tanisha Baptiste, Administrative Officer and Lender Specialist, SBA
12:15 PM UNDERSTANDING FEDERAL BUYERS
Moderator: Janette Fasano, Area Director, Office of Government Contracting, US Small Business AdministrationPanelist:
Martha Crawford, Supplier Diversity Manager, Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
Alton Moss, Supplier Diversity Manager, Pratt & Whitney
Deborah R.Tarleton, Business Specialist, U.S. General Services Administration OSBU
Khanh Nguyen, Procurement Center Representative, US Small Business Administration
Eva Marie D’Antuono, Small Business Specialist, USACE New England District
1:00 PM CLOSING
Julio Casiano, Deputy District Director, US Small Business Administration

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