Registration

For additional information regarding this event, contact Dave Olson at davido@wispro.org or (608) 338-8018.

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Location

The 13th Annual Wisconsin Government Opportunities Business Conference (GOBC) will take place at the

Volk Field Air National Guard Base, Building 475 – 100 Independence Drive – Camp Douglas, WI 54618

 

 

 

Agenda

July 30, 2019

8:00am

Registration and Breakfast

9:00am

Briefings

  • Commander Briefings from Volk Field and Fort McCoy Read More
  • Legal Update for Small Business Government Contractors – Presented by Tim Connelly, Tim Connelly Law PLLC
  • Future Trends and Opportunities in Transportation – Presented by Kevin Chesnik, Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA)
  • US Department of Transportation Update – Presented by Gabriela Garcia, US DOT Great Lakes Region Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC)
  • State of Wisconsin Update – Presented by Representative Tony Kurtz, Assembly District 50
12:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm

Workshops

  • Military Construction - Presented by Christina Lene and Steven Bailey, Mission & Installation Contracting Command (MICC) Fort McCoy
  • Preparing Responses to Government Solicitations – What You Really Need to Know - Presented by Carol Murphy and Jean Polka, Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)
  • Market Research and Strategy Development – Presented by Marc Violante, Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)
  • Information security – Decreasing your risk – Presented by Dane Deutsch, DCS Netlink
  • Top DOD Supply Chain Challenges- For Manufacturing - Presented by Bill Statz, Owner, Statz Corporation, Jeff Hawthorne, National Sales Manager, Bentley World Packaging and Jean Polka, Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)
  • Selling to State and Local Governments - Presented by Carol Murphy and Steve Makovec, Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)
4:15pm

Teaming and Partnering

5:00pm

On Base Reception

July 31, 2019

8:00am

Registration and Breakfast

9:15am

Government Panel

10:00am

BREAK

10:30am

Industry Panel

10:00am

Guest Speakers

12:00pm

Lunch

  • Brief Update from UW-Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center (MOC)
1:00pm

One on one meetings

4:00pm

End of conference