JBLE B2G Contracting Forum & Vendor Fair

Club Eustis Conference Center

Wednesday January 15th 2020 7:30 am –  4:00 pm

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January 15, 2020 Contracting Forum & Vendor Fair @ Joint Base Langley-Eustis

We have complementary LECTURE SERIES & EXPO PASS tickets for veterans & students.

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50% Discount on MEAL SESSION tickets for veterans & students.

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Validation is required. Must Bring a Valid DVA ID or Student ID.


25% Discount on ALL TICKETS for all other attendees





Colonel Jennifer Walkawicz

Garrison Commander

733d Mission Support Group

Col. Walkawicz was a presenter at the November 2018 Conference. We await confirmation for this event.

Colonel Scott Calisti

Chief, Installations and Sourcing Division, SAF/AQC

Air Force Contracting

Our Division supports the AQC acquisition mission at 71 Air Force bases world-wide executing over 1M transactions and $25B annually. Additionally our team implements the tenants of strategic sourcing and Federal Category Management to support the AF executive governance of over $90B in annual spend under management ensuring the efficient and effective execution of AF installation support dollar. Under this broad mission scope our team leads the AF Government Purchase Card program with 1.2M transactions, 25,000+ cardholders and $1.5B annually, expanding participation of the AF AbilityOne Program, overseeing the AF Labor Program, implementation of the Community Partnership Program leveraging state, local and city mutual support agreements to share infrastructure services to reduce installation support costs, and provide support to the AF small business program.

Scott is an expert on LPTA and will be one of the members on the exciting CROSSFIRE segment.


Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA) source selection process (FAR 15.101-2) is where the government determines that the lowest price is awardable over the technical offering of all proposals.


Panel Discussion

Andres Medina

Contracting Officer - NAVFAC MIDLANT

Rita Brooks

Director - Small Business Programs - SAIC

Jacqueline Alford (Jacki)

Deputy Assoc. Director - MSC OSBP - Military Sealift

Michael Costlow

Director of Business Operations USAF 633rd LAFB

Austin Johnson

Deputy Director - MarCorpSysCom

Mark Mandula

Chief Marketing Officer, Managing Partner - United Capital Funding


*A mix of mostly confirmed presenters & buyers

Eric Claude • Director • U.S. Army MICC • Fort Eustis

Michael Costlow • Director of Business Operations 633 Squadron • LAFB

Helena Koch • Director of Office of Small Business Utilization • GSA

Ron Uba • Team Lead Procurement / Business Development Specialist • U.S. Dept. of Commerce

Robert Betts • Small Business Specialist • NASA LaRC

Rod Chappell • MUREP • NASA LaRC STEM

Linda Stinnett • CFO Div Summary Procurement • Jefferson labs

Jacqueline Alford • Deputy Assoc. Director • Office of Small Business Programs • Military Sealift

Lorie Henderson • Small Business Specialist • AMIC

Tonney Kawuh • Director • Small Business Programs • HQ ACC

Austin Johnson • Deputy Director OSBPMarCorpSysCom

Rita Brooks • Director • Small Business Programs • SAIC

Queen Crittendon • Small Business Enterprise Program • Virginia Dept. of Transportation

Ms. Jackson • Industry Liaison • FEMA

Georgette Dilworth • Small Business Specialist • SBA

Alandra Jones • Small Business Specialist • DLA

Karen Baker • Chief of Small Business Programs • Army Geospatial Center

John Henley • Associate Director of Small Business • DLA Aviation

Debra Farley • Business Analyst • Hampton Small Business Development Center

Andres Medina • Contracting Officer • NAVFAC MIDLANT

Ross Woodson • Chief of Contracting Office Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center • U.S. Coast Guard

Jack Leach • Penninsula Workforce Development center

Jim Carroll • Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce • SBA

Larry Minnick, USN (Ret) • President • Hampton Roads AFCEA

Colonel Jeffrey Phillips • President • Tidewater AFCEA

Sam Moore • Director of Programs • Tidewater AFCEA

Dwight D. Deneal • Director • Small Business & Industry Liaison Programs • U.S. Coast Guard

Kimberly Brewer • Marketing Manager Purchase & Supply Division • Virginia Dept. of General Services

Judy Bradt • CEO • Summit Insight

Stacey Coolican • CEO • Coolican Consulting

William Randolf • CEO • Think AQ LLC

Tim Johnson • Representative • United Capital Funding

Eric Vincent Allen • Partner • BlackInk Creative Partners

Kim Harwell • National Procurement Manager • GovPurchase

Tom Black • Ability One • Natiional Industries for the Blind

Dr. Fran Ward • Author

and many more

7am Early Registration 

7:30am - 4:00pm Conference Sessions • ExpoJBLE Trade Show


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Club Eustis Conference Center

Fort Eustis, VA 23604

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