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DOT Small Business Day: Moving Forward - April 10, 2012
Secretary Ray LaHood invites you to the upcoming DOT Small Business Day: Moving Forward. Hosted by the U.S. DOT Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), the event will include representatives from the White House and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
This event will feature updates on the latest DOT Small Business initiatives from DOT leadership, including Secretary LaHood and Deputy Secretary Porcari. Small Businesses will have the opportunity to learn about DOT procurement opportunities during the networking session. Prime contractors, federal OSDBU offices, state and local transportation agency representatives will be available to meet one-on-one.
Event attendees will have an opportunity to learn about recent White House Small Business procurement initiatives during a workshop conducted by the White House Office of Public Engagement. In addition, DOT Office of Civil Rights will provide updates on the DOT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program.
DOT Headquarters, West Atrium
1200 New Jersey Avenue, S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20590
Capacity is limited and participants must be pre-registered. For security purposes, all participants must present a picture I.D. on the day of the event. Registration will open at 8:30 am at the main building entrance.
The U.S. Department of Transportation OSDBU is committed to providing equal access to this event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please contact Marilyn Ferguson at (202) 366-1930 or via email at Marilyn.Ferguson@dot.gov with your request by close of business April 2, 2012.
Registration is now closed.
Please note that due to the large number of registrants, we suggest that you arrive early enough (45 to 60 minutes) to ensure that you can make it through the security check in time to participate in all of the sessions which begin at 10:00 am.
Safe travels and we look forward to seeing you there.