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Registration Closed – GovCIO Business Engagement Center (BEC) In-Person Event


in collaboration with

VA OSDBU - Direct Access Program

will co-host in-person 

Business Engagement Center (BEC) Event  



Date: Thursday, April 27, 2023

Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm (EST)

Location: 801 I Street NW | Washington DC  20001


Registration will close at 12 NOON, (EST) April 12, 2023

In support of VA OSDBU Direct Access Program, GovCIO Procurement Decision Makers (PDMs) will select 10 business to meet in-person for scheduled one-on-one sessions, Thursday April 27, 2023 at the BEC, located at 801 I Street NW | Washington DC 20001.    


GovCIO has a robust pipeline of upcoming opportunities in various stages across not only VA, but all of Federal Civilian and DOD.  Our primary capabilities are IT Modernization, Management and Mission Services, Data Analytics, Digitalization and Program Management Support.


GovCIO is looking forward to expanding our small business partner community and identifying new and varied small businesses to include on upcoming subcontracting opportunities.  We are also excited to network with new small businesses we haven’t yet encountered and see if there are capabilities matches for future partnering pursuits.


Once we identify small businesses with capabilities for a potential partnering opportunity, we are happy to set up a follow-on meeting to do a deeper dive on how we may work together to pursue business.


Information Technology and Services, pertains to the development, maintenance, and use of computer systems, software, and networks for the processing and distribution of data.  The products and services may include information protection; Enterprise Architecture; customized I.T. services; asset management or procurement; enterprise application development, and testing applications.  



1. Program Management Support Services

2. Data Analytics

3. IT Service Management

4. Cloud Transformation

5. AI and Machine Learning


Applicable NAICS: 

541512 - Computer Systems Design Services,  238210 - Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors,  334210 - Telephone Apparatus Manufacturing,  334290 - Other Communications Equipment Manufacturing,  333997 - Scale and Balance Manufacturing,  518210 - Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services,  541330 - Engineering Services,  541511 - Custom Computer Programming Services,  541513 - Computer Facilities Management Services,  541519 - Other Computer Related Services,  541611 - Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services,  541614 - Process, Physical Distribution, and Logistics Consulting Services,  541618 - Other Management Consulting Services,  541715 - Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology),  541990 - All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services,  611420 - Computer Training,  611430 - Professional and Management Development Training,  334511 - Search, Detection, Navigation, Guidance, Aeronautical, and Nautical System and Instrument M,  423430 - Computer and Computer Peripheral Equipment and Software Merchant Wholesalers,  541690 - Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services


Federal Socio-Economic Classifications:

  • Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
  • Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB)
  • Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB)
  • Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone)
  • 8(a)
  • Minority-Owned
  • Small Business
  • Large Business



Registration does not guarantee a session.

Selections are at the sole discretion of the host.


About GovCIO

GovCIO_Short Capability Deck_2022_V2.pdf

GovCIO Corp Flyer - VETS.pdf

GovCIO is a rapidly growing provider of advanced technology solutions and digital services for the federal government. Combining our extensive federal experience with the latest innovations in IT and disruptive approaches, our experts develop comprehensive solutions to meet the most pressing demands of today’s government agencies. From the U.S. military to Health and Human Services, we have an impressive track record of helping our customers optimize how they operate.

GovCIO is transforming government IT, empowering our federal customers to meet the challenges of today while building the government of tomorrow.


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