U.S. Social Security Administration
Information Technology Support Services Contract (ITSSC)
Subcontractor Matchmaking and Innovation Showcase Event

Date/Place/Time: Friday, September 16, 2011 at SSA Headquarters in Woodlawn, MD (7:30am to 12:30pm)

presented by:
SSA Office of Small and
Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)

SSA Office of Systems
The American Small Business Coalition

Registration for the SSA ITSSC Subcontractor Matchmaking event is closed.

Onsite registration/substitution not permitted.

Event made possible through the support of the SSA ITSSC Prime Contractors:



To 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.

Interested small businesses with current and relevant experience in technical disciplines related to the ITSSC contract have an opportunity to participate in face-to-face discussions with representatives of the ITSSC prime contractors. Additionally, a limited number of companies with new processes, products, solutions or technologies that are relevant to the SSA mission will be selected to present to the Innovation Showcase panel for potential future discussions.

About Social Security Administration:
The United States Social Security Administration (SSA) is an independent agency of the United States federal government that administers Social Security, a social insurance program consisting of retirement, disability, and survivors' benefits. SSA has a nationwide presence with 10 regional offices, about 1,300 field offices, and 6 processing centers, and a workforce of 62,000 employees.

About ITSSC:
The Information Technology Support Services Contract (ITSSC) is a $2.8 billion, seven-year indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract that encompasses a complete range of services related to SSA’s major systems modernization initiatives.

With an agenda for implementing agency-wide IT support services, SSA awarded multiple ITSSC contracts for integrating, modernizing and enhancing its existing systems. Awards
were made to Accenture, CSC, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.

ITSSC’s scope emphasizes the growing demand for health information technology as electronic health record data will help determine disability claims and entitlement programs. As a result of the ITSSC contract, SSA anticipates lower costs, greater user satisfaction with SSA’s core benefits programs and acceleration of benefits delivery.

Under the ITSSC contract, services will be provided under the following nine (9) technical areas:

Application and Business Planning, Analysis, and Requirements

Application Design, Development,Testing, and Maintenance

Application Validation

Database Administration and Imaging and Document Management

Data Administration , Programmatic Repository, and Enterprise Architecture

Software Engineering and Technology

Emerging Technology Applications

Software Engineering Management

Systems Administration for z/OS, UNIX, Windows, and WebSphere

Participation in the ITSSC Subcontractor Matchmaking Event is limited to small business concerns meeting the eligibility criteria provided by the ITSSC prime contractors, and who have active CCR registrations. All registrations are subject to approval. Each company limited to two (2) representatives for this event. Onsite registration and substitutions are not permitted.

ITSSC Subcontractor Matchmaking
For additional information and to register for the subcontractor matchmaking waiting list, click here.

SSA Innovation Showcase
For additional information and to register to present your innovation, click here.

NOTE: If you require special accommodations, you will have an opportunity to provide details after your participation is confirmed.

All interested companies possessing relevant experience and one or more of the specified socioeconomic designations are welcome to submit a registration for this event. Membership in The American Small Business Coalition is not a condition of participation.

Event Planning and Coordination provided by:


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