Events

We are sponsoring events across the state! In addition, we make materials accessible via our blog, in case you could not attend an event. Check out our stream of upcoming events below and make sure to register. We hope to see you there.

Free Partner Offerings:

Contact your counselor for information/payment codes to access these informative webinars from our trusted partners, free of charge!

February 22 9AM-3PM EST.  Aviation and Aerospace Day at the Capitol.  Frankfort, KY.  Rotunda of the Capitol building.  Contact Stewart Ditto, stewart@kyaerospace.org for more information.

February 22, 1 p.m. EST – How to Use the Uniform Contract Format (UCF) to Make Informed Bid “Go/No Go” Decisions and Improve your Company’s Contract Win Rate; Govology Webinar

February 23, 1 p.m. EST – Understanding the Mechanics of Fixed-Price Incentive (Firm Target) (FPIF) Contracts, Govology Webinar

Save the date.  Lexington Bluegrass Area Minority Business Expo.  3 August 2018.  Details to be announced!  LexingtonMBE.com

Upcoming KY PTAC Events:

KY PTAC events and webinars are being hosted regularly, online and around the state, free of charge!

By registering for these workshops, you are expressing your intent to become a KYPTAC client and receive free KYPTAC services.

Thanks to all our clients that responded to our webinar survey.  Based on that feedback we are moving most Webinars to 11:00 on THURSDAY each week beginning in March.  Stay tuned for even more events as we line up guest speakers and topics.

23 February 2018, 11:30AM – 12:30PM EST. HubZone Eligibility & Certification – Cherie Guilford

1 March 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST. SBA Women Owned Small Business Certification – Nancy Brown

8 March 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST. SBA 8(a) Certification – Nancy Brown

15 March 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST Proposal Strategies – Bid Preparation and Submission,  Darrall Henderson

22 March 2018 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Proposal Strategies II – Pricing – Darrall Henderson

 29 March 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Save Energy, Access Capital, and Improve Your Business in Eastern Kentucky – MACED

5 April 2018 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Cyber Security Awareness – What does it take to be compliant?  – Darrall Henderson

19 April 2018 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Understanding Small Business Size Standards and Affiliation – Cherie Guliford

25 April 2018, 7:30AM – 12:00PM: Doing Business with the Veterans Administration Conference. Elizabethtown Pritchard Community Center, Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

25 April 2018, 1:30-4:00PM: SAVE THE DATE: Kentucky Veteran Business Alliance Seminar and Networking Open House. Elizabethtown Pritchard Community Center, Elizabethtown, KY.  Registration link to follow.

26 April 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, When a Natural Disaster Strikes: Basics for the Government Contractor, Carrie Willett

3 May 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Bid Protest Basics, Carrie Willett

31 May 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, The FAR From 30,000 Feet, Carrie Willett

7 June 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Winning Federal Contracts, Cherie Guilford

July 17-18 SAVE THE DATE: NASA matching Businesses with Government Opportunities Matchmaker.  Athens Ohio – watch this space for more details and registration information

26 July 2018, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST, Contracting Opportunities for Veteran-owned Small Businesses , Jon Olsen


Breaking News!

New SBA and KYPTAC HUBZone Pilot Program

SBA recently designated Kentucky as one of 10 pilot programs in the U.S. to assist clients in a streamlined application process for HUBZone registration. This pilot program represents a partnership between the SBA Kentucky District Office and the Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

Watch for information soon regarding webinars and seminars across Kentucky on the HUBZone program and its benefits to small businesses competing for government contracts.