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The NW LA PTAC frequently holds training seminars and host events such as vendor fairs and trade shows.
Below is a list of upcoming events that we are promoting as well as our own. If you have any questions please contact FeFe Daniels at (318) 677-2529 for more information.

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January 10, 2018
11:30 am

Doing Business with FEMA Luncheon

FEMA Industry Liaison Program partners with YOU to fulfill FEMA’s Mission to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustanin, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

FEMA’s Small Business Program (SBP) actively engages with FEMA’s procurement personnel to ensure that small businesses have maximum practicable opportunity to participate in contracts.

Speaker: Sammy Brunson | Acting Chief, FEMA Business Relations

Please register and ensure your seating.

Chamber Plaza 400 Edwards Street Shreveport, LA 71101


Cost $15.00 per person

Lunch Included

January 11, 2018
12:00 noon

“How to PROPERLY Set Up and Update Your SAM.GOV Profile.”

As a client of Northwest Louisiana Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), you can register for this webcast at NO COST to you through our partnership with Govology.

Webcast Description: In this webcast, you will not only learn the basic elements of registration but will also understand the federal regulations associated with creating your SAM.GOV Vendor profile. This knowledge will help you avoid making false claims to the government which can carry stiff penalties. You will also learn best practices and tips to ensure your profile is optimized for highest visibility by federal buyers as well as prime contractors who may be looking for vendors like you.

Important Note: You will receive an email with your access code and registration information within 2-3 business days. REGISTER TODAY!

Govology Online Webcast

Cost is FREE


January 25, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 noon

SBA "Let's Get Certified" A Hands-On Certifications Workshop

Hands-on federal SBA Certifications applications including 8(a), HubZone, and WOSB.

Jo Lawrence will teach and PTAC staff will assist attendees with their online applications.

Attendees MUST be registered with SAM (System Awards Management)

Instructor: Jo Ann Lawrence

Please register to ensure seating.

Hamilton Branch Library (Computer Lab)

2111 Bert Kouns Ind. Loop

Shreveport, LA

Cost is FREE


 The Northwest Louisiana Procurement Technical Assistance Center is a joint initiative of the Defense Logistics Agency and the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce.
It is not a requirement to be a Chamber member to receive PTAC services. 
All counseling services are FREE OF CHARGE.