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Procurement: Indigenous Business Focused

Thu February 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


The following webinar is presented through a partnership with the Government of Canada.

LaVona Parker, Procurement Specialist, Government of Canada
Emily Given, Program Officer, Indigenous Services Canada

Since 1996, the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Businesses (PSAB) has been working to create strengthened strategic partnerships between Indigenous business owners, industry sectors and the Government of Canada. Learn more about the benefits of the PSAB and what it can do for you by attending this webinar.

Learning Outcomes:
1. What is the Federal Indigenous Procurement Policy and how can it help your business
2. What does the government buy and how do you find those opportunities
3. How has COVID-19 impacted Indigenous business and what supports are available

LaVona Parker is a Procurement Specialist with the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises and has 21 years of experience in the Public Service. She has a strong background in procurement and is passionate about assisting businesses in understanding and navigating the process.

Emily Given provides policy advice and guidance to the federal procurement community, as well as Indigenous business owners looking to do business with the Government of Canada. Emily understands that economic development in Indigenous communities is a key step towards reconciliation, and works everyday to seek out opportunities for Indigenous inclusion within federal government contracting.

We will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online. Online registration will close at the end of the event. For questions or concerns, contact us at 204.253.4888 or 800.665.2019

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Other webinars from the Procurement Series:
Panel: Mythbusting Government Procurement

Procurement: What You Need to Know
Procurement: An In-Depth Look at Security Clearance



Thu February 11
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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