1:30 PM - 5:30 PM  MARKETPLACE Workshops

Free workshops are provided for businesses looking to learn about government and corporate contracting requirements and opportunities. The sessions cover key topics such as how to prepare competitive bids, special contractor requirements and how to become certified and leverage those certifications to find more opportunities.

These workshops are a perfect way to start MARKETPLACE and they end right as the Evening Networking Reception begins.

1:30 PM  Registration and Networking

2:00 PM  Welcome
2:05 PM  State of Wisconsin Contracting Updates
2:40 PM  Contracting Resources

3:00 PM  Break - Networking

3:05 PM  First Breakout Sessions
                Track A - Certification Panel - Federal Agencies and Private
                Track B - Contracting Insights - State and Local Agency

3:45 PM  Break

3:50 PM  Second Breakout Sessions
               Track A - Certification Panel - State and Local Agencies
               Track B - Contracting Insights - Federal and Corporate

4:30 PM  Break

4:40 PM  Funding Options for Your Business
               Tips on Meeting with Potential Buyers

5:25 PM  Adjourn