The National HUBZone Conference, the annual meeting of the HUBZone Council,
brings together hundreds of small business contractors and
dozens of federal agency and prime contractor representatives
for two days filled with education and networking opportunities.
NEW THIS YEAR:
Expanded Match-Making Sessions (Primes in the morning, Government in the afternoon)
Lower Registration Fees
More Workshops & Seminars
October 29-30, 2015
Westfields Marriott Conference Center
(near Washington Dulles International Airport)
PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
HUBZone Council Executive Director Mark Crowley and Board Chair Shirley Bailey
greet SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet (center) during the
2014 National HUBZone Conference
See more photos from 2014 on the Council's Facebook page.
"Thank you for a wonderful professional experience at the National HUBZone conference.
We made great contacts with the agencies and primes -- and had a great time."
German Nolasco Ortiz, MD Engineering Group
"I met with small business representatives whose capabilities are a good match for our procurements.
We hope to create new HUBZone partnerships in the Department of Education."
Melanie Carter, U.S. Department of Education
"As a prime contractor, I just wanted to comment on the efficiency and organization of
the National HUBZone Conference. It was a very efficient, comfortable set-up and very well organized.
I made some good contacts and gathered good information."
Sondra Pinn, Harris Corporation
2015 Conference Registration will open by May 1.
FULL TWO-DAY CONFERENCE
Council Members $395 ($345 Early Bird)
Non-Members $495 ($445 Early Bird)
Early Bird Deadline: September 15
Thursday-Only: Council Members $225 / Non-Members $275
Friday-Only: Council Members $225 / Non-Members $275
No Early Bird Discounts on One-Day Registrations
MATCH-MAKING FOR PRIMES & GOVERNMENT AGENCIES
Primes (Thursday-Only): Council Prime Members $0 / Others $295
Federal Agencies (Thursday Afternoon-Only): $0
Match-Making allows up to two people to attend. Additional fees apply for more staff.
Match-Making participation for small businesses is included in Full Two-Day and Thursday-Only Registrations above.
REGISTRATIONS ARE PER PERSON. FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
COUNCIL MEMBERS MUST HAVE THEIR USERNAME & PASSWORD TO OBTAIN MEMBER PRICING.
ONLY ONE REGISTRATION ALLOWED PER LOGIN.
IF NEEDED, MEMBERS MUST CONTACT COUNCIL STAFF TO OBTAIN ADDITIONAL LOGINS FOR THEIR COMPANIES.
EXHIBITORS & SPONSORS
Information about reserving exhibits and sponsorships will be available soon.
PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
2015 CONFERENCE DATES & DEADLINES
May 15 - Conference Registration Opens
August 31 - Last Day to Submit HUBZone Industry Award Nominations
September 15 - Early Bird Registration Deadline (save $50)
September 30 - Last Day to Cancel Registrations & Receive a Refund (less $100 fee)
October 9 - Last Day for Government Agencies & Primes to Reserve Match-Making Space
October 9 - Last Day for Small Businesses to Register & Request Match-Making Appointments
October 12-16 - Small Businesses Request Match-Making Appointments (watch email for instructions)
October 23 - Match-Making Appointment Schedule Posted on Website
October 29-30 - NATIONAL HUBZONE CONFERENCE