assist small business concerns with developing information and
relationships that can lead to business opportunities, the Social
Security Administration is hosting a complimentary subcontractor
matchmaking and innovation showcase event at SSA Headquarters on Friday,
September 16, 2011.
SSA's Information Technology Support Services Contract (ITSSC) is an agency-wide IT services contract with a one-year base and six one-year options valued at $2.8 billion. Multiple awards were issued in September 2010 to Accenture, Computer Sciences Corporation, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.
Task orders issued under the ITSSC contract will be performed in nine (9) technical areas.
This event provides a valuable opportunity for small business concerns to participate in a highly focused activity to share information and
collaborate on partnership opportunities in support of Social Security Administration's health information technology needs.
Companies selected to attend the ITSSC Subcontractor Matchmaking Event will be scheduled to participate in 1-2 five minute meetings with the prime contractor awarded the specific technical area(s) of the ITSSC contract. IMPORTANT: The information submitted by interested companies during the registration process will be provided to the prime contractors in advance.
Participants will receive notice prior to the event regarding confirmed meetings based on their selections during registration. Meeting schedules will be provided the morning of the event.
Should openings occur during the event, we will try to fill those sessions with another participating company whose experience and socioeconomic designations meet the criteria provided by the prime contractor.
The event opens at 7:30 a.m. with opening remarks from SSA officials and ITSSC Prime Contractors. The first sessions and innovation showcase presentations will
begin at 8:30 a.m. and will continue until the event conclusion at 12:30 p.m.
Attendees are encouraged to bring targeted printed marketing information to share during the meetings and open networking. As indicated under 'Event Details' above, the information submitted during the registration process (company overview, small business status, technical area(s) of interest and past performance) will be provided to relevant prime contractors in advance.
NOTE: Make the best of your matchmaking session and do not re-hash general information contained in your registration.
The SSA ITSSC Subcontractor Matchmaking Event will be hosted on Friday, September 16, 2011, at Social Security Administration Headquarters, 6401 Security Boulevard, East Building Conference Center, Woodlawn, MD 21235. Participants are encouraged to carpool as a limited number of parking spaces are available.