Workshop Set for Learning How to Do Business with the Government

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Event date
Sep 21,2021
Event Time range
11:30 am - 12:39 pm
Event Date range
21 September 2021

ASU News  Service

The Greater Valley Small Business, in cooperation with Alabama State University Small Business Development Center, is presenting a  Virtual Lunch and learn workshop on How to Do Business with the Government at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 21.

The event, which is free,  will introduce participants to the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at ASU and some of the services provided to the business community.  The training topics include Government Contracting, Selling to Government and Subcontracting. 

The workshop will provide overall highlights of:

  • PTAC no cost one-on-one advisement services
  • Potential benefits of doing business with the government
  • How the government buys goods and services
  • How to become certified and registered on the federal, state, and local  levels
  • How to find government contracting primes and subcontracting opportunities
  • Benefits and requirements for small business participation as 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone), Woman-Owned and Veteran Owned Business enterprises

Co-hosts are Alabama SBDC at ASU and  Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce

Registration Instructions

Pre-registration is required. To register online, visit  and click the green “Sign Up” button.  ZOOM login instructions will be sent at least 1 hour before the session start time. The deadline is 10 a.m. Sept. 21.

For additional information, contact Cordero Young at 334-604-3302.