Ongoing training is critical to keep businesses informed of the latest procurement practices and opportunities, as well as to providing businesses with the opportunity to ask questions and meet others with similar interests.

That's why the Government Contracting Assistance Center offers special events and training programs on various topics at locations around the state. Training sessions are tailored to the needs of our clients. If there are areas of training beneficial to your company, please contact Deb Avery at

To RSVP to events below, go to

Government Contracting Assistance Center Events

Making the Most of the Matchmaker & Preparing Your Capabilities Statement

There is no cost to attend, however registration is required.
Click Here to Register
Friday, November 3, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Nashua Community College
505 Amherst St, Nashua

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs
172 Pembroke Rd, Concord

On December 1, 2017 there will be a major Matchmaker event at Manchester Community College co-sponsored by New Hampshire Government Contracting Assistance Center, U.S. Small Business Administration, and New Hampshire Small Business Development Center.
Attending the "Making the Most of the Matchmaker and Preparing Your Capabilities Statement” workshop is a great first step to get a jump on preparing!

You will learn how to:
· Plan your day to maximize the opportunities;
· Do effective market research to identify your best targets;
· Learn how to make a strong, positive impression that plays from your strengths;
· Prepare a first-rate capabilities statement, the “must have” marketing literature.

Capabilities Statement Coaching
Your Capabilities Statement is the most important piece of marketing literature for selling to government agencies and prime contractors. You have one chance to get it right! This workshop will review how to prepare a competent and engaging capabilities statement, and will conclude with one-on-one interactive review of your statement.

For more information about the 2017 NH Small Business Matchmaker Event, visit our Small Business Matchmaker page.

Government Contracting Assistance Center Supported Events

Are you Ready for December 1st ?

Please Join us for a Free Webinar on

Preparing Your Small Business for a Successful Matchmaker Event

Hosted by :
U.S. Small Business Administration - NH

Presented by:

Dave Pease, Program Manager- NH Government Contracting Assistance Center

What: FREE webinar will give participants an opportunity to get firsthand knowledge about what to expect at government contracting Matchmaker Events and learn some best practices on how to prepare and what to bring with you to make the most out of the day. Timing is perfect, as the NH Small Business Matchmaker Event is right around the corner --- learn more and register today at

When: Friday, November 17th from 9 - 10 a.m.

How: To join the webinar:

Click here:

When prompted, enter the meeting access code: 7597705#

When asked how you would like to join, click on “join as web participant

When asked to join the audio portion (this will be via telephone), click “call me” and enter your phone number. The system will automatically call you and you can quickly join the call.

Please mute your phones to cut down on the background noise.

If you have any questions, please contact Rachael Roderick at


The NH Government Contracting Assistance Center (NH GovCon) is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency. We are also funded by the NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs (DBEA), and we operate as a program within the Division of Economic Development (DED).