Revitalizing America's Communities
One-day education and networking events for all small business contractors,
especially those interested in the HUBZone Program,
plus federal agencies and large business primes
that want to network with HUBZone-certified small businesses.
2017 Summits - Choose One or Both:
April 26 - Philadelphia
Hosted by the US Environmental Protection Agency
July 27 - Columbus
Hosted by Battelle
Free for HUBZone Council members.
$25 for non-members.
Participating Match-Making Agencies & Primes
will be listed as they are confirmed.
Match-Making Appointments will be available
for those who register by April 14 (for Philadelphia)
or July 14 (for Columbus).
|8:00am - 4:00pm
||Registration Desk Open
|9:00am - 10:00am
||Welcome & Opening Comments
HUBZone Program Update
|10:00am - 11:30am
||Top Strategies for Contracting Success Panel
Federal Contracting Officers
Prime Small Business Liaisons
HUBZone Small Business Professionals
|11:30am - 1:00pm
||Lunch on Your Own
|1:00pm - 4:00pm
||HUBZone Help Desk
|1:00pm - 4:00pm
||Procurement Technical Assistance Center Resource Desk
|1:00pm - 4:00pm
Small business representatives can request 15-minute match-making appointments with participating federal agencies and large primes.
Appointments are not required.
Hotel & Travel Information
If you require a hotel room, there are no official Summit hotels,
but the following hotels are located near the Summit locations.
|PHILADELPHIA - April 26
Summit Location: 1650 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA
(Center City) Availability may be limited due to large city-wide conventions.
|COLUMBUS - July 27
Summit Location: 505 King Ave, Columbus, OH
(University District) Ask for Battelle room rate.
* Shuttle to Battelle. ** Free parking.
|Days Inn Convention Center
1227 Race St, phone 866-539-5067
Hilton Garden Inn City Center
1100 Arch St, phone 866-925-8676
Rodeway Inn City Center
1208 Walnut St, phone 866-925-4159
Sleep Inn City Center
1020 Cherry St, phone 866-539-9234
|Blackwell Inn *
2110 Tuttle Park Pl, phone 614-247-4000
Homewood Suites OSU **
1576 W Lane Ave, phone 614-488-1500
Hyatt Place * **
900 Goodale Blvd, phone 614-280-1234
Spring Hill Suites OSU * **
1421 Olentangy River Rd, phone 614-297-9912
Philadelphia - April 26
Preregistration deadline is April 23.
Onsite registrations will be accepted on a space available basis on the day of the Summit.
Columbus - July 27
Registration deadline is July 23.
Due to security requirements, no onsite registrations are permitted on the day of the Summit.
PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE.
Registration is free for individuals from Council member companies.
$25 per person for individuals from non-member companies.
Free registrations for match-making government agencies and primes
with submission of a Match-Making Table Reservation Form (see registration page for link).
Refunds will be processed for written cancellations received at least 30 days before each event.
No refunds thereafter. Transfers to individuals from the same firms are permitted
but must be requested in writing by the registration deadlines listed above.
Registration may close before the registration deadlines if we reach our seating capacity.
Access to Summit conference facilities requires a government-issued ID
(such as a driver's license or passport) and standard security screenings.
Questions about the Summits? Call us at 703-237-3674.