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***The Rock Island District Industry Day on February 28 was a success with over 200 attendees, valuable interactions between the Government and industry partners and many takeaways for the District. We listened to your feedback and ask that you stay posted here and at FBO.gov small business event listing for other targeted industry events and networking opportunities in the coming months.
The District is also planning other virtual learning tools for industry and would like your feedback. Please send any ideas for training topics to CEMVR-SB-WEB@usace.army.mil.
Webinar: Understanding the Rock Island Corps of Engineers - Projects, Procurements and Processes
Offered: May 30, July 16, October 8 and December 10
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Event Information: This webinar will be offered on multiple dates and provides registered participants with basic information on the District's overall mission and historical contracted requirements. Participants will take away information on how to best do business with the District as either a prime contractor or a subcontractor, as well as recommendations and tools for growing their Federal Government business with the Corps of Engineers, and specifically the Rock Island District.
Registration: To register and for log-in information email CEMVR-SB-WEB@usace.army.mil and reference "Webinar RSVP" in the subject line.
May 22-23, 2019 - Midwest Government Contracting Symposium (USACE Rock Island leadership presentations and networking opportunities with all major commands located on the Rock Island Arsenal)
Location: Taxslayer Center; 1201 River Dr. Moline, IL 61265
Event Information: http://www.visitquadcities.com/sites/government-symposium
June 4, 2019 - Virtual Pre-Proposal Conference for W912EK-18-R-0022 Advanced Contracting Initiative (ACI) Regional Contracts for Debris Management Services (RCDMS)
Event Information: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/USA/COE/DACA25/W912EK18R0022/listing.html
June 14, 2019 - Industry Outreach for Cedar Rapids FRM Projects: Focus on 16th Avenue Closure Structure and Reach 3 Upcoming Solicitations
Time: 10-11:30 a.m.
Location: Time Check Hall; 1131 5th St. NW, Cedar Rapids, IA. 52401
Event Information: This event will provide industry with information on two of the upcoming solicitations that support the overall Cedar Rapids FRM program and contracts. Discussion will include information from the project managers from the Corps of Engineers on the overall project requirements and any specific information on the plans that can be shared, information from the District’s contracting and small business programs office discussing best practices for bid submittal, differences between city and Federal solicitations/contracts and next steps for potential contractors/subcontractors.
Registration: If you are unable to travel, this event will also be available via YouTube Live broadcast. For more information or to RSVP for the in-person event or to receive the broadcast link, contact the small business programs office at CEMVRemail@example.com.