August 2022 – Govology webinars: Govology does a great job at staying current. As things change, it hosts relevant and timely webinars to discuss changes in regulations and how they apply to your business. Through our partnership with Govology, you can access these webinars at no cost. Just ask your PTAC counselor for the coupon code and apply it when registering for Govology training.

Contact Your PTAC Advisor for the free or low-cost code.

Aug. 18 – Doing Business with ODOT: This workshop is designed to inform businesses on opportunities with the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), including highway infrastructure projects (construction, consultant services) and non-construction goods and services. 11 a.m.-noon Aug. 18. To register, click here.

Aug. 22, 2022 – Virtual, Free, All-Day, Public, DAF CISO Small Business Cybersecurity Boot Camp:

Join us for the Air Force and Space Force Chief Information Security Officer’s Blue Cyber Small Business Cybersecurity Boot Camp. More than 600 attended the first event in March, and 95% of survey-takers said they would recommend the boot camp. Join hundreds of your peers and learn about the resources available to you to help secure your small business and to comply with the Department of Defense’s requirements for small business contractors. 10 a.m. Aug. 22. To register, click here.

Aug. 23, 2022 – Understanding and Responding to Federal Solicitations: This workshop will offer help with understanding the language found in proposals (RFP/RFQ/IFB), the contracting process to be able to write a proposal, and the tools needed to help compete for contracts. 10-11:30 a.m. Aug. 23. To register, click here.

Aug. 24, 2022 – PIEE/WAWF: How to register and how it works: The Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment (PIEE) is the Department of Defense and federal one-stop-shop for procurement capabilities. The PIEE is home to Wide Area Workflow (WAWF) and Electronic Data Access (EDA), MyInvoice, and capabilities, including single sign on/role-based access based on job series.  Wide Area Workflow is a secure, web-based system for electronic invoicing, receipt, and acceptance. It allows government vendors to submit and track invoices and receipt/acceptance documents over the web and allows government personnel to process those invoices in a real-time, paperless environment.  Learn how to get registered in PIEE/WAWF, create and submit your invoices, and track your payments. 10-11:30 a.m. Aug. 24. To register, click here.

Aug. 24, 2022 – Government Contracting: Doing Business with the Bureau of Reclamation: Join the Northern Ohio SBA District Office and the Procurement Technical Assistance Center to learn more about doing business with the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation. This presentation will include topics such as what is Bureau of Reclamation,  what goods and services does it procure, how can your small business find out more. 11 a.m.-noon Aug. 24. To register, click here.

Aug. 24, 2022 – DHS E-Verify Webinar: Join the PTACs for an interactive webinar with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its E-Verify Program.  Following a brief introduction by the PTACs, DHS will provide tools to confirm your employees’ employment eligibility.  Topics of discussion will be Form I-9 requirements, E-Verify overview, and FAR E-Verify Clause overview. The webinar is free, but registration is required. 2-3:30 p.m. Aug. 24. To register, click here.

Sept. 8, 2022 – 2022 Industry Collider Day – Renewing and Reshaping Our Global Supply Chain Solutions: The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) would like to invite organizations to Industry Collider Day 2022 (ICD). This year’s ICD will bring together experts from government, industry, and academia to discuss Renewing and Reshaping Our Growing Supply Chain Solutions. Our goal is to explore innovative solutions that optimize and safeguard our supply chains in alignment with our national defense initiatives and priorities. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 8. For more information and to register, click here