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UH Bauer APEX Accelerator

Initial Client Meeting (ICM) Workshop

Tue, Nov 5 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Government Contracting

Initial Client Meeting (ICM) Workshop Description

Note Well:

  • You will not be assigned an Advisor until you have attended this workshop.
  • You must have an Active Application with our Program to register and attend this workshop. If you do not, you will not be allowed to attend.

Workshop Title: Initial Client Meeting (ICM)

Target Audience: This workshop is required for all new and legacy* Clients that have applied for UH APEX advisory & assistance services. If you have not applied, visit our website below prior to attending the workshop to complete our online application. Select the link “ONE-ON-ONE ADVISING” or Application (on the Navigation Bar/Main Menu) to start the process.

Workshop Description:

The workshop provides you with the foundational information necessary for doing business with government and to get you headed in the right direction. What you will learn includes:

  • Why the UH APEX is a valuable resource providing you no-cost advisory & assistance services to help you compete for government contracts
  • The importance of choosing an Action Plan “picking a lane” from Federal, State or Local Prime Contracting or Subcontracting
  • How our Three “Rs” of Government Contracting Program – Register, Research, and Respond provide you with a structured process to educate and guide you on doing business with government.

All new and legacy* UH APEX applicants are required to attend this workshop as the first step after you apply.

Learning Objectives: This workshop will:

  • Provide you information to help you understand how the government procures goods and services

  • Outline what is required to become a government contractor/subcontractor, so that you may make an informed business decision about pursuing government contracts/subcontracts

  • Prepare you for your one-on-one (Initial) meeting with your assigned Advisor

  • A legacy Client is any Client that has not received at least 30-minutes of counseling/advising during the prior 12-month period.

Late Arrival Policy for In-Person Initial Client Meeting (ICM) Workshop:

The above workshop will begin at the stated time. If a registrant arrives more than 10 minutes after the 9:30a start time, the registrant will not be admitted nor will they receive credit for attending and will need to register for a future ICM. Also, a registrant will be required to sign-in & sign-out from the ICM evidencing their full attendance.

Speaker(s): Dennis McIntosh

Co-Sponsor(s): N/A

Fee: No Cost

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Phone: 713.752.8477


University of Houston APEX Accelerator
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1455 West Loop South Houston, Texas 77027-9530