8th Annual SBA Southern California Small Business & Government Contracting Conference April 12, 2018


Breakout Sessions feature panel discussion and presentations with key personnel from federal, state, and industry leaders.



9:00 AM – 9:50 AM


IMRI/Cytellix Cybersecurity

Santa Barbara Room

How to Become a GSA Contractor

General Services Administration

Newport Beach Room

Social Media

SocialPhoto, Inc.

Irvine  Room

10:00 AM – 10:50 AM

Navigating the Mentor Protégé Process Including JVs & the New SBA All Small Program

U.S. Small Business Administration

Santa Barbara Room

How to Do Business With Southern California Edison

Newport Beach Room

How to Do Business with the Department of General Services-Procurement Division (DGS-PD), Riverside County and County of Orange

DGS-PD, County of Riverside, County of Orange

Irvine Room

1:00 PM – 1:50 PM

Government Contracting Strategy

Will Pannier, Esq.

Santa Barbara Room

Bonding Education & Access to Capital for Small Business Owners

Blue Gate Bank, Summit Financial Services, Heis Surety and Insurance Services, Inc.

Newport Beach Room

Accounting & Auditing for Government Contracts

CAK International, LLC

Irvine Room

Note: Program subject to change