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Upcoming Trainings

How to Sell to the State of Montana - Missoula

 Jul 12, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 7/12/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 45 places remaining
None
University of Montana Gilkey Executive Education Building, Room 105 950 Arthur Avenue , Missoula MT 59812-0001

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Helena

 Jul 19, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 7/19/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 46 places remaining
Montana Dept. of Natural Resources & Conservation, 1539 11th Ave, Montana Room, Helena MT 59601-4566

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Kalispell

 Jul 25, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
 7/25/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 50 places remaining
None
Flathead Valley Community College (FVCC) 777 Grandview Dr, Kalispell MT 59901

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Hamilton

 Aug 8, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 8/8/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 50 places remaining
None
Hamilton Community Center 223 S 2nd St , Hamilton MT 59840

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Miles City

 Aug 15, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 8/15/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 49 places remaining
None
Miles City Community College (MCC) Community Room 106 - 2715 Dickinson St, Miles City MT 59301

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Billings

 Aug 16, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 8/16/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 46 places remaining
None
Big Sky Economic Development Yellowstone Room, First Floor 222 N 32nd Street, Billings MT 59101

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 22 in Great Falls
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Great Falls

 Aug 22, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 8/22/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 50 places remaining
None
US Bank, Second Floor Training Room 300 Central Avenue, Great Falls MT 59401

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 23 in Butte


How to Sell to the State of Montana - Butte

 Aug 23, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 8/23/2017 8:00 AM (MDT)
Open - 50 places remaining
None
Butte Local Development, Thornton Building, First Floor 65 East Broadway, Butte MT 59701

The State Procurement Bureau is touring the state again this summer, conducting outreach to vendors and potential vendors.

Representatives from the State Procurement Bureau will be presenting on a number of topics, including:

  • Differences between construction contracts and procuring goods and services
  • Commonly purchased goods and services
  • Regulations and requirements impacting state procurement
  • Where to find solicitations
  • How to register as a vendor in the Montana Acquisition and Contracting System (eMACS)
  • Resident preference and reciprocal preference
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program
  • How to respond to solicitations
  • Tips for winning state contracts
  • Resources for vendors

There will be time for questions and answers at the end.

Other dates and locations on the tour:

  • June 20 in Bozeman
  • June 27 in Lewistown
  • July 12 in Missoula
  • July 19 in Helena
  • July 25 in Kalispell
  • August 8 in Hamilton
  • August 15 in Miles City
  • August 16 in Billings
  • August 22 in Great Falls