2021 Huntsville - Redstone Small Business Contracting Conference & Expo
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - Thursday, October 28, 2021
07:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Von Braun Convention Center
700 Monroe St SW, Huntsville, AL 35801, USA
We have complementary LECTURE SERIES & EXPO PASS tickets for veterans & students.
Promo Code: COMP
50% Discount on Full Access Pass tickets for veterans & students.
Promo Code: VETSRBEST
Validation is required. Must Bring a Valid DVA ID or Student ID.
25% Discount on Full Access Pass for all other attendees
Promo Code: READYPASS
Register Early - Space is limited and will fill very quickly
Dozens of workshops, first-class Expo! Gala Dinner,
Breakfast & Lunch Meal Sessions with high-profile keynote addresses.
Promo code discounts for vets and other great deals!
Join Us for Our
10.27 Wednesday Evening Opening Gala Dinner
with Gourmet Dinner, Wine & Bar, Jazz
Robert W. Thomas Jr.
Capabilities and Resource Integration Directorate (J8)
United States Space Command (USSPACECOM)
Member Senior Executive Service
The USSPACECOM is a military service that organizes, trains, and equips space forces in order to protect U.S.
and allied interests in space and to provide space capabilities to the joint force. USSPACECOM responsibilities include developing
Guardians, acquiring military space systems, maturing the military doctrine for space power, and organizing space forces
to present to our Combatant Commands.
Von Braun Center
700 Monroe St SW, Huntsville, AL 35801
Office of Small Business Programs
John W Knee
Logistics Management Specialist
PEO Aviation Redstone
Lisa Baumann, CSDP
Supplier Diversity Senior Manager
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
Diane G. Dempsey
Small Business Programs
Intelligence & Security
Senior Financial Liaison Advisor
MSFC Small Business Specialist
NASA - Marshall Space Flight Center
Small Business Specialist
NASA Stennis Space Center - Mississippi
Bruce G. Emerson
Supply Chain Management
Small Business Programs
Large/Small Business Strategic Alliances
Teledyne Brown Engineering
Senior Procurement Analyst
U.S. Department of State
Provide expert market intelligence that enables the Department of State meet and exceed its small business goals.
Analyze #OSDBU performance goals and metrics, conduct events, assist DOS bureaus in identifying
and awarding contracts to small and disadvantaged businesses.
Joint Tactical Ground Systems (JTAGS) Product
Joint Tactical Ground Stations (JTAGS) are forward-deployed, echelon-above-corps, space ground systems that receive, process and disseminate direct
down-linked infrared data from overhead sensors. They provide commanders with real-time warning, alerting and cueing information on ballistic missile launches.
Ongoing product improvements integrate JTAGS with the next-generation Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) satellites.
Four JTAGS are deployed worldwide as part of the U.S. Strategic Command’s Theater Event System.
U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Soldiers operate JTAGS, providing 24/7 support to theater operations.
BGSD Small Business Liaison Officer
DBE Program Unit Supervisor
Alabama Department of Transportation
The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has had in effect for more than 25 years a policy of helping
small business owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, including minorities and women,
in participating in contracting opportunities created by DOT financial assistance programs.
Mr. Huffman is seeking to meet with potential contractors at this event. 2021 Budget $70 Million.
SE Region Director
Office of Small Business
U.S. Department of Transportation
DLA Aviation - Redstone Arsenal
DLA Aviation is the aviation demand and supply manager for Defense Logistics Agency with more than 4,000 civilian
and military personnel in 18 locations across the United States supporting more than 1,800 major weapon systems.
In 2010, the name of the aviation supply and demand chain changed from Defense Supply Center Richmond to DLA Aviation –
better representing the supply chain’s core mission.DLA Aviation delivers airpower solutions. As such,
we strive to deliver excellence in performance and responsiveness in support of our worldwide customer network.
Team Lead Acquistion Unit
FBI - Redstone Arsenal
JOIN US IN HUNTSVILLE
We are hiring for hundreds of new jobs in the high-tech city of Huntsville, AL, where a new FBI campus
is underconstruction at the Redstone Arsenal, a 38,000-acre federal research, development, testing
and engineering center. We need contractors as well.
The FBI has had a presence at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama, for more than 40 years, and today, more than 400 employees
are working there in various operational capacities. Huntsville presents the Bureau with new opportunities to build our capabilities,
create new partnerships, and further our mission. Known as the “Silicon Valley of the South,” the area also offers many amenities
and a lower cost of living. Huntsville continues to be named as one of the best places to work and live in the U.S.
Several FBI operations already have facilities at Redstone Arsenal,
including the Hazardous Devices School and the Terrorist Explosive Device Analytical Center.
It is also home to many other federal agencies and contractors, including various Army operations,
NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center,the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center, and more.
Small Business Programs
United States Special Operations Command
Socio-Economic Business Liasion Manager
Huntington Ingalls Industries
Newport News Ship Building
Join us for the 7:30pm, October 27, Wednesday Evening Opening Gala Dinner Session featuring keynote addresses from prominent leaders in the DoD procurement system including Fortune 500 Companies.
Join us for the 7:30am, Breakfast Session featuring keynote addresses from prominent leaders in the DoD procurement system including Fortune 500 Companies.
Join us for the noon: "Small Business Procurement Luncheon" featuring keynote addresses from prominent leaders in the Alabama & Federal government procurement systems including Fortune 500 Companies.
7am Early Registration
7:30am - 4:00pm Conference Sessions • ExpoRedstone
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