• Registration opens for 30th Annual Government Small Business Conference

    A National Small Business Week event

    TAMPA (February 6, 2017) – The Florida SBDC at University of South Florida is proud to present the 30th Annual Government Small Business Conference on Friday, May 5, at Holiday Inn Westshore, Tampa.

    This is a National Small Business Week event. Registration is now open at SBDCTampaBay.com/gsbc2017.

    The 30th Annual Government Small Business Conference: Game Plan for Federal Contracting, is a unique conference for small business owners to learn how to optimize business opportunities through informative workshops, panel discussions, and a Business Opportunity Expo featuring federal agencies.

    In addition to workshops and panel discussions, the afternoon will feature a Small Business Awards luncheon, with a prominent keynote speaker, to be announced.

    The road to securing federal government contracts can be a tough one. This conference will assist small business owners in creating a game plan to increase their contracting opportunities via education and networking.

    Early bird registration is now open through Friday, April 14, 2017 at SBDCTampaBay.com/gsbc2017. Cost is $149. Price increases to $225 after April 14.
    Veteran Scholarships Available: The Florida SBDC at USF is sponsoring 10 Veteran registrations. First-come, first-serve. Contact Nelson Reyes at nreyes@usf.edu or 813.905.5829 to check availability.

    Contact Karen Krymski at kkrymski@usf.edu or 813.905.5805 for sponsorship or exhibitor information.

    About the FSBDC Network
    The Florida SBDC at University of South Florida is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide service network funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

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