Dear Stability Operations Professional,
Please join us for a joint virtual networking event with the Small Business Association for International Companies (SBAIC) next Thursday, October 15, from 9:00am to 10:00am EDT. The small business aspect of ISOA share many of the same attributes and members with SBAIC.
SBAIC is a membership organization established to promote the meaningful utilization of U.S. small businesses at U.S. government agencies providing foreign assistance, such as the: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), U.S. International Development Finance Corporation, and the U.S. Departments of State, Defense, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture.
SBAIC currently has over 200 small business members spread across nearly 25 U.S. states, of which more than half are small disadvantaged businesses (i.e., HubZone, minority-owned, 8(a), woman-owned, veteran-owned). Their members work in every development sector, including agriculture and food security, democracy, human rights and governance, economic growth and trade, education, environment and global climate change, gender equality and women’s empowerment, global health, science, technology and innovation and working in crisis and conflict. With an average of 15 years of U.S. federal government experience, their members brings a wide range of expertise in business intelligence and analytics, capacity building, disaster response, economic development, education, gender analysis, IT, knowledge management, public financial management, tourism, workforce development.
The cost to attend this event is free. Please find below the registration link: