The OSDBU is responsible for ensuring that small businesses are treated fairly and that they have an opportunity to compete and be selected for a fair amount of the Agency's prime and subcontracting opportunities.
The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development is committed to providing universal access to both small businesses and large businesses. The Agency recognizes that small businesses are of vital importance to job growth and the economic strength of the country. A successful and strong business community is an integral component of the Department's overall mission of job creation, community empowerment and economic revitalization.
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|Ask HUD’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)
Welcome to “Ask HUD’s OSDBU”, a new blog series hosted by HUD’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), where frequently asked questions are posted with informative responses. The goal in this blog is to provide information small businesses can use to effectively pursue federal contracting opportunities.
Fiscal Year 2018 Outreach Events Calendar
HUD's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) has identified vendor outreach sessions, conferences, and expos being provided across the country that may be of interest to the small business community. Events where HUD OSDBU are sponsering or confirmed participation are identified in bold. As events are scheduled they will be listed here so please check back regularly.
|July 19, 2018||ChallengeHER||Arlington, VA||Small Business Administration|
|July 31, 2018||Probiz 2018||Greenbelt, MD||Probiz Network|
|August 9, 2018||Last Chance Showcase Matchmaking||Falls Church, VA||GovConectx|
|August 15-17, 2018||15th Annual Elite SDVOB National Conference||San Diego, CA||Elite SDVOB Network|
|August 16, 2018||National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit - Summer 2018||Washington, DC||US Women's Chamber of Commerce / US Small Business Chamber of Commerce|
|September 12-16, 2018||Annual Legislative Conference 2018||Washington, DC||Congressional Black Caucus|
|September 18, 2018||2018 USHCC National Convention||Philadelphia, PA||US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce|