VETS Connect FAQ

  • What are One-on-One Business Sessions?
    One-on-One Business Sessions are face to face meetings that are invaluable in forging alliances between small businesses (“Suppliers) and government agencies, prime contractors, and large or medium size businesses (”Buyers"). Each one-on-one session may open up endless business opportunities by providing small business owners with one-on-one exposure to potential procurement officials.
  • Who can participate in the One-on-One Business Sessions?
    Anyone registered for the event may participate in the One-on-One Business Sessions.
  • What sort of Buyers might attend?
    Buyers are government representatives, large businesses, research institutions, prime contractors, or other small businesses.
  • What day of the conference are the One-on-One Business Sessions?
    The One-on-One Sessions will take place on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 2:30 - 5:00 pm.
  • How long is each session?
    Buyers will host three (7) 15-minute sessions.
  • How many sessions may I sign up for?
    A Supplier may request up to 3 sessions with Buyers in a relevant category.
  • When can I sign up?
    Suppliers may request meetings starting on May 8, 2018. All paid conference registrants that identified themselves as a Supplier during the registration will receive an email notification prior to that date to let them know when sign up will begin.
  • How do I check my One-on-One Business Session schedule?
    After One-on-One Business Session sign-up has begun, please log into your Attendee Profile with the email and password you used to register to view your One-on-One Business Sessions schedule.
  • When does Supplier sign up close?
    Supplier sign up does not close until the day of the One-on-One Business Sessions. However, appointments for the One-on-One Business Sessions fill up early. Be sure to schedule with your Buyers as soon as you receive email notification that the sign up has begun.