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CSCMP National Podcast:  Strategies for Defining, Selecting and Launching ERP Systems, Dan Kocer.

Council of Supply Chain Management (CSCMP) is a national professional organization.  One of their services is creating several podcasts each year of interviews between their president and leaders in the supply chain industry.   This is an interview and discussion with our president, Dan Kocer, about how a manufacturer or distributor should approach the daunting task of selecting and launching a new ERP. 

Follow the link to listen to the Podcast:

Podcast with Dan Kocer


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Northwest Homeland Security ONLINE Conference Business Opportunities with Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

DATE: Thursday, May 28, 2020
TIME: 10:00AM – 12:30PM
LOCATION: Online (webinar)
COST: Regular Registration: $65 | PNDC Members discount: $35

Overview: This is an opportunity to hear directly from Department of Homeland Security (DHS) procurement leaders from Washington D.C… DHS is interested in connecting with Pacific Northwest businesses that supply a wide range of products and services.
Attend the Northwest Homeland Security Conference and find out how you can supply Department of Homeland Security (DHS) agencies including Customs & Border Protection (CBP), Coast Guard, Federal Emergency Management (FEMA), Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), Science & Technology Directorate, Secret Service, Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD), and more.
Sherry Frank, Office of Chief Procurement Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Darlene Bullock, Executive Director, DHS, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)
Kelly Good, Deputy Executive Director, US Border Patrol, Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
Michael Derrios, Senior Procurement Executive and Head of Contracting Activity for the United States Coast Guard
David MacKendrick, Director of the Acquisition Program and Policy Division. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Dusty Lang, DHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program Manager, Science & Technology Directorate (S&T)
Program includes:
Presentations from DHS officials focused on helping your company sell products and services to all DHS agencies
Assistance for small businesses & those new to government contracting
Support for industry research and development of innovative solutions
Pre-scheduled post event one-on-one virtual meetings with DHS’ Office of Small Business or other industry liaison (Limited availability.) Sign-ups for one-on-one meetings will be available the week of May 28 and meetings will take place over the following few weeks. PNDC Members will receive first placement.
Who Should Attend:
Middle and upper managers, business development and contracting staff from businesses that support, or seek to support, all DHS agencies.


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Kocer Consulting + Engineering helps companies become more profitable and sustainable by developing and implementing improvements to their operations and systems, and planning for the future.


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3147 Fairview Ave E # 100, Seattle, WA 98102, USA

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