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SWaMfest 2017

SWaMfest 2017 is scheduled for October 4th – 5th at the Newport News Marriott at City Center in Newport News, VA. SWaMfest is designed to help SWaM firms reach new heights in all aspects of their business. As always, we feature informative workshops, dynamic presenters, and speakers to further enhance the SWaMfest experience for participants.

The event will open at 6pm on the 4th with our Vendor Affair to create the perfect setting for networking, relationship building, and business opportunity. As is our custom, our exhibit tables are reserved for sponsors.

Day Two begins with the opening session and breakfast, followed by workshop seminars throughout the morning, concluding with a luncheon featuring a dynamic speaker. Located just steps from great shopping, dining, and entertainment, the Newport News Marriott at City Center’s spacious and sophisticated accommodations offer amenities ideal for blending work and play, and all of it is close to Williamsburg and many top Virginia destinations. Time’s running out! Register online at

Future Procurements -- Are You Ready?

Watch this list of Future Procurements at UVA if you would like to position your business to take advantage of coming opportunities. Some of these planned acquisitions are already in process and others are just on the drawing board. You may also want to stay on top of future procurements elsewhere in the Commonwealth.

Future Procurements -- DISCLAIMER: This is a proposed list.




Training Opportunity

Jack King and Eric Denby will co-host the next Vendor Training.