If you are a small business representative and register for the conference by October 9,
watch your email during the week of October 12 for instructions
for requesting match-making appointments
with participating federal agencies and prime contractors.
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.
|October 29-30, 2015
(near Washington Dulles International Airport)
NEW THIS YEAR:
Expanded Match-Making Sessions
(Primes in the morning,
Government in the afternoon)
Lower Registration Fees
More Workshops & Seminars
"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
Conference Registration Fees & Policies
FULL TWO-DAY CONFERENCE
Council Members $395
Thursday-Only: Council Members $225 / Non-Members $275
Friday-Only: Council Members $225 / Non-Members $275
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.
MATCH-MAKING DETAILS AND TABLE RESERVATIONS - Agencies & Primes Only
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.
2015 CONFERENCE DEADLINES
April 1-May 15: Call for Programs Submissions Accepted
July 1 - September 15: HUBZone Industry Award Nominations Accepted
September 15: Early Bird Registration Deadline (save $50)
September 15: Last Day to Cancel Registrations & Receive a Refund (less $100 cancel fee)
October 7: Last Day to Reserve Hotel Rooms at the Discounted Rate (based on availability)
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 16: Annual Meeting Proxies Due
October 23: Match-Making Appointment Schedule Posted on Website
October 29-30: NATIONAL HUBZONE CONFERENCE
HUBZone Industry Awards
Maria Contreras-Sweet, SBA Administrator and Member of the U.S. Cabinet
(center left) and HUBZone Council Board Chair Shirley Bailey (center right)
congratulate the 2014 HUBZone Industry Award winners.