The US government is the world’s largest customer purchasing billions of dollars in goods and services annually. In 2017, $43 billion dollars of government contracts were awarded! Learn how federal agencies solicit their requirements, how you can get a piece of the action, how to identify prime/subcontracting opportunities, and how and when agencies use certified small business programs. Presenter: Marichu Relative, Deputy District Director Alaska SBA and former contracting officer for Elmendorf AFB, US Army Corps of Engineers, and National Park Service Alaska District; Marichu has over 25 years of contracting experience. Who should attend: Small businesses interested in doing business with the federal government.