SBA Sponsored Event
Aug 07
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ChallengeHER - Opportunities for Women in Federal Contracting


August 7, 2014 | 8:00 am CDT - 12:00 pm CDT

Location Name:
GSA Conference Center

77 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL,60604

Erika Wilhelm

SBA, WIPP, American Express OPEN

This is a free event.

Please join us Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 08:00 AM – 12:00 PM for ChallengeHER—Chicago, IL held at the GSA Conference Center. The U.S. Small Business administration (SBA), Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP), and American Express OPEN (OPEN) have partnered to host women business owners for this special contracting event. Join the ChallengeHER movement to help empower the success of the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program! WOSB federal contractors can have a unique opportunity to:

- Participate in Federal Contracting 101 and WOSB program workshops.

- Get contracting advice and learn about resources in your local community.

- Receive updates on current Procurement Policy and the WOSB Program.

- Hear insightful real-life success stories from women business owners.

- Network with peer mentors and other WOSB and Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) firms working in your field.

- Participate in informal matchmaking sessions including federal, state and prime vendor representatives.

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