WPI’s Current Acquisition Hour Webinar Schedule

The Acquisition Hour webinar series is presented by the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) Wisconsin Chapter and the Wisconsin Procurement Institute.


September 13, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: The Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment (PIEE) Part 2 – Other Modules – presented by Benjamin Blanc, Government Contract Specialist, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

September 21, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Government Furnished Property – presented by Benjamin Blanc, Government Contract Specialist, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

September 28, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Preparing for One-on-One Buyer Meetings – presented by Kim Garber, Director, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

October 18, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Marketing Your Business to the Government – presented by Kim Garber, Director, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

October 18, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Certifications for Woman Owned Businesses – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Tondra Davis, Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program, and Tru Mwololo, Manager, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

October 19, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Certifications for Minority Owned Businesses – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Tondra Davis, Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program, and Tru Mwololo, Manager, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

October 19, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Preparing for One-on-One Buyer Meetings – presented by Kim Garber, Director, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

November 1, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Overview of Government Contract Certifications – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and Tru Mwololo, Manager, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

November 15, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: Certifications for Veteran Owned Businesses – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Tru Mwololo, Manager, Small Business Programs, Wisconsin Procurement Institute, and Ben Blanc, Government Contract Specialist, Wisconsin Procurement Institute

November 29, 2022 – Acquisition Hour: The HUBZone Program – Certification Benefits and Regulations – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

January 10, 2023 – Acquisition Hour: The SBA 8(a) Program and Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) Program – presented by Shane Mahaffy, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)