Innovative Business Road Trip to Durango

The Southwest Colorado SBDC (Small Business Development Center) and Colorado SBDC TechSource will present a packed day of information useful to small and mid-sized business, in several important areas of concern.

Ongoing one-on-one consulting opportunities will be available throughout the day.

The event will take place at the Durango Public Library from 8am until 1:30pm on Monday, November 13.

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
How to enhance contracting opportunities at the federal and state levels. Information covered: business certifications; federal, state and local agencies and opportunities; registrations; using purchasing levels as an entry strategy.

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
How to protect your business and become cyber-compliant by the December 31st deadline! Understand how your small business may be at risk, what you can do to protect your customers and assets, and how to prepare for the federally-mandated guidelines in NIST 800-171.

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
How to win federal and state innovation grants for early stage science and technology companies. Information covered: Basics on SBIR (Small Business Innovative Research) and other technology grants – agencies, topics, process, opportunities; how to develop technology commercialization plans.

Speaker are:

  • Andra Hargrave, Global Sales Advisors;
  • Coryn Mann & Eric Mann, Corvus Tech;
  • Ed Case, E.Kase Consulting;
  • Rosy McDonough, Minority Business Office

Co-Sponsors are: Minority Business Office, Proximity Space, Business Incubator Center, Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, Corvus Technologies, Global Sales Advisors, Cyber: CYA, and Arrowhead Solutions, Inc.

NO COST TO ATTEND! Space is limited & RSVP required. Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served.

Fee: Free

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Phone: 970-247-7009

Durango Public Library
1900 E. 3rd Ave.
Durango, CO 81301


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