IUP Procurement Technical Assistance Center

  • Upcoming Training Events

    Defense Logistics Agency - Small Business Webinars

    Visit the DLA Small Business Calendar site for dates and times of these monthly webinars aimed at educating small businesses about DLA's mission and business opportunities. Hear directly from experts at DLA buying commands on their requirements on procuring military parts, food, fuel, uniforms, medical supplies, etc. for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, combat commands, and other federal agencies. 

    Department of Energy Small Business Forum and Expo, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    April 16–18, 2019

    One-on-one matchmaking sessions with DOE Small Business Program managers, contractors, and other small businesses. Speakers and educational opportunities, awards luncheon, and more. Check out the full program content above or call 571-297-4019 for details.

    C3: Creating Opportunities, Connecting Resources, Contracting Diversity

    May 20, 2019, at the CMU Jared L Cohon University Center

    Network with local, state, and federal government agencies and other large prime and small contractors. Training sessions throughout the day. Registration now open.

    COSTARS Program, Clarion University

    May 23, 2019, at Clarion University Gemmell Complex from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Buyers and suppliers, workshops, and networking opportunities. Registration now open.

    International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) Compliance, Bellefonte PA

    April 24, 2019, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    This course will provide participants with a solid understanding of export compliance under ITAR. Full day of training! Register by April 17. $75 includes course materials, refreshments, and lunch. 

    Showcase for Commerce, Johnstown, Pennsylvania

    May 29–May 31, 2019

    A nationally known business and industry trade show and defense contracting exhibition.

    GACO’s 32 Annual Procurement Opportunities Fair

    October 29, 2019 at the Monroeville Convention Center. Save the date!

  • Local Contacts

    The IUP Procurement Technical Assistance Center maintains connections with the borough offices throughout Indiana county. Visit the Indiana County website for contact information for each of the county’s 38 township and borough offices.

    Procurement Technical Assistance Center Partners

    The IUP PTAC provides outreach to five counties in Western Pennsylvania. Together with our partner at the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission, technical assistance is provided to firms located in Allegheny, Armstrong, Fayette, Indiana, and Westmoreland counties.