USDA and the Department of Commerce are hosting a conference Tuesday, June 28, to help small business owners in the Midwest learn about ways to grow and support their business through partnerships with federal agencies. During the day-long conference – small business owners participate in workshops and panel discussions on topics including acquisition needs and opportunities, procurement methods, subcontracting opportunities, business development resources and more. Farm and Foreign Ag Service Acting Under Secretary Michael Scuse will provide the keynote address.
The event is being held in Overland Park, Kansas and begins at 8:30 Central. Scuse is scheduled to speak at 10:30 Central.