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Port of Seattle - PortGen Workshop
9:00 AM09:00

Port of Seattle - PortGen Workshop

  • SeaTac International Airport Central Auditorium (map)
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Come and meet Port of Seattle representatives from Central Procurement, Small Business, Project Management and Airport Dining and Retail will share information about upcoming opportunities. Attendees will learn about business certifications and technical assistance resources from guest speakers. These sessions provide a valuable opportunity for networking with Port staff and small businesses.

Who should attend: Small, minority, woman and other underrepresented businesses seeking to do business with the Port of Seattle

Topics will include the following; Risk Management, AOB Badging Requirements, Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)

Central Procurement Contracting Overview for all categories of contracting.


Major Construction

·    Chiller Panel Upgrade

·    Review of upcoming projects

Small Works Construction

·    Job Order Contracting (JOC)


·    Airport Tenant Improvement Design Opportunities

·    Survey and Mapping

·    Special Testing and Inspection

Goods and Services

·    Marine and Aviation Maintenance Opportunities

Airport Dining and Retail (ADR)

·    RFP/CEP process

·    Doing business with the Port from a construction perspective

Space is limited, please RSVP as soon as possible

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Union Bank Cyber Defense Summit for Nonprofits
10:00 AM10:00

Union Bank Cyber Defense Summit for Nonprofits

Union Bank recognizes the serious problems resulting from cyber crimes committed against government agencies and major corporations.  The latest official studies show that local non-profit organizations are among the two fastest growing categories of targets. 

Nonprofits are invited to attend the summit to learn about new easily adapted procedures to reduce risk.

Presenters include US Secret Service, Seattle PD, Cyber Task Force, tech experts and bank officials.

Limited seating, early registration is encouraged.

Union Bank Cyber Defense Summit for Nonprofits
Feb 21st  *  10am – Noon (Doors open at 9am w/coffee and continental breakfast)
Hyatt Olive 8 Hotel  *  1635 8th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98401

Admission is free.

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Upcoming Opportunities Workshop for Professional Consultants
9:00 AM09:00

Upcoming Opportunities Workshop for Professional Consultants

  • Seattle City Hall - Bertha Knights Landes Room (map)
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City of Seattle capital departments are hosting a Feb. 21 workshop to provide architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental services, and related services consultants with information about upcoming opportunities to do business with City departments. 
The workshop will be held in the Bertha Knight Landes Room at Seattle City Hall, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Contract Managers will present information on upcoming City of Seattle projects. There will be time to network with contract managers and other consultants. 
Due to room size, advance registration is requested to guarantee admittance. Registration will also help develop a distribution list for future events. 

Among the topics that will be covered in this workshop are:

  • Networking and upcoming professional services projects.
  • Women and minority-owned business inclusion plans.
  • City of Seattle contracting process changes and trends. 

All questions asked during the General Q&A portions of the workshop will be recorded and published.  

For more information, please contact: 
Katia Garcia  (206) 733-9155  |  
Vicky Schiantarelli  (206) 684-7821  |

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Washington State Department of Transportation Contractor and Apprenticeship Networking Fair
10:00 AM10:00

Washington State Department of Transportation Contractor and Apprenticeship Networking Fair

  • New Beginnings Christian Fellowship (map)
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This fair is for individuals interested in working in the construction trades as an apprentice or subcontractor.


  • Apprenticeship & Non-Traditional Employment for Women (ANEW)
  • Teamsters Local 174
  • Carpenters
  • Ironworkers 86
  • International Union of Operating Engineers locals 302/612
  • International Union of Painters and Allied Trades Local 188
  • Seattle Vocational Institute - Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training (PACT)
  • Renton Technical College
  • Tulalip Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO) Vocational Training Center
  • Worksource
  • Washington State Department of Transportation


  • Hansel Phelps General Contractor
  • Mortenson Construction
  • Absher Construction Company
  • Vigor Marine, LLC
  • Granite Construction
  • AECOM Engineering Company
  • Department of Enterprise Services (goods and services)
  • Seattle Children’s Hospital (goods and services)
  • Port of Seattle
  • City of Fife
  • King County
  • City of Seattle
  • Washington State
  • Department of Transportation
  • Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises

For additional information contact Yolanda Brooks at 360-522-0856 or

Sponsored by:

New Beginnings Christian Fellowship

Washington State Department of Transportation


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Port of Seattle Cruise Connections 2018
8:00 AM08:00

Port of Seattle Cruise Connections 2018

  • Bell Harbor International Conference Center at Pier 66 (map)
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Connecting local businesses with Seattle’s cruise industry.

Join the Port of Seattle at Cruise Connections 2018.

An opportunity for local suppliers, tourism partners and attractions to meet cruise line executives and the key players in this thriving industry.

Learn about Seattle’s role and business prospects.

Complimentary parking at Bell Street Pier Garage. Enter at corner of Alaskan Way and Wall Street.


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