WVOSBI and the Office of Construction and Facilities Management (CFM) virtual engagement to help improve economic opportunities for Women Veteran-Owned & Women-Owned Small Businesses
Date: January 19 - 20, 2022
2-Day Virtual Event
This is an invitation for Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSBs) and Women Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (WVOSBs), as well as Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs) to participate in a 2-Day Virtual Industry Day Event on 19 January 2022 – 20 January 2022 from 1:00pm - 6:30pm EST.
This CFM and OSDBU hosted virtual engagement is for Women entrepreneurs interested in doing business with the VA and prime contractors in the construction arena. Participation will allow WOSB and WVOSB to ask critical questions and give them opportunities to network with other WOSB, WVOSB, and SDVOSB, as well as Large Companies. All SDVOSB, VOSB and large businesses are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more details see the event agenda below.
Three-part registration instructions:
This information is necessary for CFM and OSDBU to create future events and address critical industry questions.
1. Please answer all demographics information requested on the Request for Information (RFI) no later than 5 January, 2022 at 4:30pm EST at the following link:
2. Please register for the WVOSB Virtual Event by clicking on the:
Register button on the top right of the page
3. Once registered, OSDBU will provide you with access links to all the sessions and breakout rooms via email.
Note: Please remember to also check your spam folder for your registration confirmation email
DAY 1 - JANUARY 19, 2022
Day 1 - Agenda
Title / Speaker
Opening and Rules of Engagement
Dir, OSDBU/ WVOSBI
Call to Occasion
Strategic Vision CFM
Mission of CFM - WVOSBI Collaboration
Overview of VA OSDBU and VOSB/SDVOSB goal success
Large Prime Vendor Panel Discussion
Day 1 Closing Remarks
Speed Coaching Roundtables ROEs (Rules of engagement)
Speed coaching Roundtables
Open networking w/ Q&A
DAY 2 - JANUARY 20, 2022
Day 2 - Agenda
Welcome and ROEs
Day 1 Recap
SBA Office of Surety Guarantees
Mentor -Protégé / JV Programs
MSBA Mentor Protégé Program Mgr
WVOSB/ WOSB Success
Roundtable Topics / ROEs
Strategic Conversation Roundtables (roundtable/breakouts)
Facilitators / Program Managers
Speed Coaching Roundtables
Closing Remarks and Next Steps
Open networking w/ Q&A
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