Conference Agenda

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Bus Tour of the Hanford Site – Lobby
(pre-registration required)
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Early Booth Set Up – Great Hall B/D
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Welcome Networking Reception – Lobby

Thursday, April 19, 2018

7:30 AM – 8:30 AMBooth SetupGreat Hall B/D
7:30 AM – 12:30 PMRegistrationLobby
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast and Networking
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Breakout Session 1
Meeting Room C
Hanford and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Economics

Greg Jones, Assistant Manager, Business and Financial Operations, U.S. Department of Energy, Richland Operations Office
Karen Flynn, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Hanford Acquisitions
Janie Treadway, Business Manager, National Security Directorate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

10:00 AM – 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Breakout Session 2AMeeting Room C
Panel Discussion with Small Business Administration (SBA), Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), and Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)

Speakers: John Dicus, SBA; Tiffany Scroggs, Washington PTAC Program Director; Mark Lochbaum, OSDBU

Breakout Session 2B Meeting Room D
Supply Chain Management Center

Speaker: John O’Connell, Senior Communications Specialist, SCMC

11:30 AM – 12:30 PMLuncheon and Keynote SpeakerGreat Hall A/C
Misipati “Semi” Bird on Personal and Professional Intelligence
12:30 PM – 4:00 PM EXHIBIT HALL OPENGreat Hall B/D
1:00 PM – 3:30 PM20 Minute Breakout Sessions – Presenters include OSDBU, DOE Acting Head of Contracting Activity, the Small Business Administration, and more.

View Proposal Development for Government Contractors presentation.

View Safety (mis)Communications presentation.

Great Hall B/D