IRS Vendor Forum Event - FY 2024 Quarter 1
Vendor Forum Event Notification
It is a pleasure to invite you to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Office of the Chief Procurement Officer's Vendor Forum Event (VFE). Our focus is to promote collaboration with industry stakeholders that seek to support the IRS mission through federal contracting opportunities. This event is intended to strengthen engagement between the IRS and industry partners including small, new, and emerging businesses into the federal marketplace.
This VFE provides an opportunity to network with other industry partners and build a collaborative relationship with IRS stakeholders. In addition, Vendor one-on-ones with selected IRS Business Units (Program Offices), will be held virtually (1:00 PM EST 3:00 PM EST) by appointment only, on Thursday, December 7, 2023. One-on-One's will be scheduled based upon availability of the IRS Business Unit participation. Firms cannot schedule more than two (2) appointments. See specific registration instructions for one-on-one appointments for this announcement attached.
This event will be a hybrid (virtual/in-person) series attended by multiple vendors. If you plan to attend in- person, there is a 200-person (Seeking 5 to 10 Large Businesses to participate in The Business Partnership Network Meet and Greet Event ), 2 people per vendor limit. (Registrations accepted on a first come first served basis.) See the agenda below:
Thursday, December 7, 2023 Breaking New Ground
Held in-person (***200 person max***) at the New Carrollton Federal Building
5000 Ellin Road
Lanham, MD 20706
This session will be held virtually too!
9:00 AM EST 12:00 PM EST
IRS OCPO Leadership Welcome and Introduction
Moderated Panel Discussions
- w/ Small Business on Experiences with the IRS
- w/ IRS Personnel about Small Business
Treasury's Business Partnership Network Presented by Mr. Brian Watson, Program Manager
1:00 PM EST 3:00 PM EST
Meet and Greet Networking Opportunity for Large and Small Businesses Virtual One-on-One Appointments
We have designed our event with you in mind. We encourage you to ask questions, pertaining to the agenda topics, when registering. The questions will be non-attributable. If you or your business would like to participate, please fill-out the registration form (attached) and send it to email@example.com. Deadline for the Vendor Forum Event registration: November 30, 2023. (One person per registration form.)
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Office of the Chief Procurement Officer is hosting a Vendor Forum Event (VFE) to promote collaboration with industry stakeholders and strengthen engagement between the IRS and industry partners, including small, new, and emerging businesses into the federal marketplace.
The VFE includes a series of events such as networking opportunities, one-on-one appointments with selected IRS Business Units, and panel discussions. The event agenda covers topics like experiences with the IRS for small businesses, Treasury's Business Partnership Network, and specific program offices' requirements such as cybersecurity solutions, software asset management, and support for small business/self-employed taxpayers.
Period of Performance
The Vendor Forum Event is scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 7, 2023. The one-on-one appointments will be held virtually from 1:00 PM EST to 3:00 PM EST. The registration deadline for the event is November 30, 2023.
Place of Performance
The event will be held at the New Carrollton Federal Building in Lanham, MD 20706. Additionally, there will be virtual components for certain sessions.