eVA Training 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Presented by: Kimberly Madison, Marketing & Outreach, eVA Bureau Division of Purchases & Supply Department of General Services eVA is Virginia’s online, electronic procurement
eVA Training 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Presented by: Kimberly Madison, Marketing & Outreach, eVA Bureau Division of Purchases & Supply Department of General Services
eVA is Virginia’s online, electronic procurement system. This web-based vendor registration and purchasing system allows state agencies, colleges, universities and many local governments to use eVA to conduct all purchasing and sourcing activities for goods and services. Learn how eVA can be used to identify the right business opportunities & government buyers, as well as information on B2B Connect (Business-to-Business Connect), a new feature that helps businesses interested in Virginia contracting opportunities meet, connect & collaborate!
- Session 1:
- Introduction to Purchasing in the Commonwealth—A Vendor’s Perspective
- How buyers use the eVA system to “shop.”
- Session 2:
- Navigating eVA’s Free Public Reports
- Live demo and walk thru of eVA’s Public Reports
To learn more about eVA, go to: http://eva.virginia.gov/
Presented by: Etta A. Henry, CPPO, CPPB, CUPO, VCCO, VCO; Old Dominion University, Procurement Services
ODU Procurement and the Virginia Association of State College and University Purchasing Professionals
SWaM Certification Clinic 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
(One-on-One Sessions in the Conference Room)
Presented by Angela Barber, Business Service Manager – Hampton Roads, Virginia Department of Small Business Supplier Diversity
The Certification Division is responsible for the administration of Virginia’s business certification programs. Its mission is to ensure only bona fide Small, Woman-owned, and Minority-owned Businesses (SWaM), Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE), and Employment Services Organizations (ESO) are certified to participate in Virginia’s specialized procurement and contracting opportunities. The Division has three units: SWaM Certification, DBE Certification, and Transportation Business Development Assistance.
The Division provides certifications for SWaM, DBE, ESO, and Service Disabled Veteran-owned businesses (SDV). In addition, the Division also provides specialized management and technical assistance to DBE firms participating in projects funded by the US Department of Transportation and other federal sectors.
For more information on SWaM Certification, visit: https://www.sbsd.virginia.gov/certification-division/
CLICK HERE for more information or to register for event.
(Thursday) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Eastern
ODU Center for Enterprise , Innovation - Classroom #106
4111 Monarch Way, Norfolk, Virginia