Sponsorship Opportunities

Align your company with an important topic of interest or sponsor and present your own webinar! For more information on either opportunity view the sponsorship brochure.

Or contact:

Angela Kernan
Manager of Sponsorships and Exhibits
(202) 595-1775

Federal Small Business Subcontracting Plan Compliance Training

Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Register Now
Time: 11:00 a.m. (ET) / 10:00 a.m. (CT) / 9:00 a.m. (MT) / 8:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Reggie Jones, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
  Nicholas Solosky, Associate, Fox Rothschild LLP

Failure to make good-faith efforts to satisfy the government small business subcontracting goals can expose a contractor to civil False Claims Act liability and liquidated damages. This session focuses on FAR Subpart 19.7 (The Small Business Subcontracting Program). It will cover how to meet your goals, the potential penalties for non-compliance, reporting requirements, and a primer on other notable FAR small business regulations.

The LEED Design Phase is Complete, Now What? Kicking Off a Successful LEED Construction Process

Date: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Register Now
Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Hawkins M. Thomas, LEED AP BD+C, HITT Contracting, Inc.

Do you know what it takes to successfully kick off the LEED construction process? Join Hawkins Thomas, manager of sustainable construction at HITT Contracting, to learn how to initiate and facilitate a LEED meeting that fosters desired results and encourages the implementation of critical protocol.   

Managing Growth - Why Some Contractors Succeed and Others Fail

Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Register Now
Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 90 minutes
Fee: Free
Speakers: Edin Zukanovic, Construction Bonds, Inc., a Division of Murray Securus
  Sam Carradine, The Surety and Fidelity Association of America   

Most contractors that fail do so after they have had some degree of success. This webinar will identify the most common reasons why contractors, especially small contractors, fail. The webinar also will provide suggestions on how to avoid these situations and the various management approaches and techniques that help ensure contractor success. The instructor will present real-world examples of contractors that have succeeded by avoiding common pitfalls.