Reverse Trade Show


Registration is now closed for our Reverse Trade Show, co-hosted by Prince William County, Prince William County Schools, Stafford County, and Stafford County Public Schools
October 22, 2019
9:30 AM to 2:30 PM (registration begins at 8:30 AM)
George Mason University - Science and Technology Campus
Colgan Hall
10900 University Boulevard, Manassas, VA 20110

Follow the directional parking signage as well as the parking attendants for parking at GMU Science and Technology Campus. Event parking will start in the Occoquan lot.

Event Check-In:
Check-in will be in the Colgan Hall Lobby.


Time Description Location
8:30am – ongoing Check In Colgan Hall Lobby
8:30am – 9:30am Coffee Hour / Chambers of Commerce tables Verizon Auditorium Lobby (Colgan Hall)
8:30am – ongoing Supplier Self-Service Systems - Registration Assistance Colgan Hall Room 110E
9:30am – 10:00am Welcome Verizon Auditorium (Colgan Hall)
10:00am – 2:00pm Department Exhibit Tables open Katherine Johnson Hall 1st Floor
10:00am – 2:00pm Matchmaking Colgan Hall Rooms 110A and 110L
10:15am – 11:15am Procurement Q&A Panel Colgan Hall Room 110H
10:15am – 11:15am Construction Procurement Q&A Panel Verizon Auditorium (Colgan Hall)
11:15am – 12:45pm Boxed Lunches available Katherine Johnson Hall 2nd Floor
11:30am – 12:30pm Informal Lunch Session with Procurement Leaders Verizon Auditorium (Colgan Hall)
12:45pm – 1:30pm Procurement Q&A Panel Colgan Hall Room 110H
12:45pm – 1:30pm Information Technology Procurement Q&A Panel Verizon Auditorium (Colgan Hall)
1:45pm – 2:00pm Closing Remarks Verizon Auditorium (Colgan Hall)

Opportunities include:
• Explore exhibit tables staffed by County/Schools purchasing decision-makers
• Attend open Question and Answer panel sessions on topics like: the procurement process; construction procurement; and information technology procurement
• Register in our vendor management system to be notified of future opportunities and bid electronically
• Matchmaking: sign up for a one-on-one conversation with a department representative at a pre-determined time to maximize your day
• Connect with regional small business development resources
• Networking Lunch
• And more!

We look forward to seeing you at the Reverse Trade Show. For questions, please contact [email protected] or 703-792-6770