SANDAG AND MID-COAST TRANSIT CONSTRUCTORS OPEN HOUSE
11/09/2016

$150 MILLION IN CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES IS AVAILABLE FOR DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (DBE) AND SMALL BUSINESSES (SB)!

JOIN THE SAN DIEGO ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS (SANDAG) AND MID-COAST TRANSIT CONSTRUCTORS (MCTC) FOR THE MID-COAST CORRIDOR TRANSIT PROJECT OPEN HOUSE ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2016.

You’re invited to learn more about the MCTC Construction Bench Program and contracting opportunities for the Mid-Coast Corridor Transit Project!

A presentation will be given at 10:00 a.m., followed by an opportunity to network directly to project team members and MCTC’s prime subcontractors. You will also have an opportunity to meet San Diego County Board of Supervisors Chair and SANDAG Chair Ron Roberts and representatives from 20 local agencies.
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WHEN
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

WHERE
Liberty Station
McMillin Companies Event Center
2875 Dewey Road
San Diego, CA 92106
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Please RSVP by November 8, 2016 at http://MCTCBenchProgramOpenHouse.eventbrite.com.

DBEs and SBs are strongly encouraged to attend.

Refreshments will be served.

Please see the EVENT FLYER for more event information.

U.S. DOT DBE Summit
10/26/2016

Please join the Secretary of Transportation Anthony R. Foxx for a summit on:
Access to Opportunity for the DBE/Small Business Community

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 | 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
U.S. DOT HQ – Washington, DC

Join us for DBE program updates, technical assistance, best practices, and on-site prime contractor networking.

To register for the event, visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KXTBNHB

DBE SUMMIT FLYER

2016 ACCA National Training Institute

ACCA’s membership consists of public and private sector professionals engaged in contract compliance; minority and women-owned business enterprises; historically underutilized business enterprises; disadvantaged business enterprises; affirmative action; wage and hour standards; and equal employment opportunity from across the nation

ACCA’s comprehensive training program provides a unique opportunity to study among nationally recognized experts in their respective fields. The program is carefully designed to focus on the critical issues challenging our profession.  This Year’s National Training Institute will be in Chicago, Illinois between August 31 and September 3, 2016.

Schedule Summary:

August 30: registration, first-timers orientation, and classes
August 31-September 3: classes
September 3: graduation banquet
September 4: NTI wrap-up

Classes will cover the following topics:

  • Bonding
  • Capacity Building
  • Certification
  • Certified Payrolls
  • Compliance Monitoring
  • Disparity Studies
  • Economic Development
  • Fair Housing Act
  • Industry Legal Update
  • Investigations
  • Goal Setting
  • Good Faith Efforts
  • Large Project Management
  • Leadership Development
  • Mentor/Protégé Programs
  • Project Labor Agreements
  • Race-Neutral Initiatives
  • Title VI
  • U.S. DOT DBE & ACDBE Programs

 

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