Frequently Asked Questions

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

• Small businesses
• Large prime contractors
• SBIR Program Managers and key staff
• Rapid Innovation Fund Program Managers
• DoD Mentor-Protégé Program mentors and protégés
• DoD Mentor-Protégé Program Managers
• DoD Mentor-Protégé Program industry partners, e.g., Procurement Technical Assistance Centers and
• Historically Black Colleges and Universities

WHAT IS THE REGISTRATION FEE?

The registration fee is $470.

WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE?

The dress code is the attendee's choice: business or business casual. Dress slacks, khakis, a shirt (with or without a tie), a polo shirt, dress or skirt are acceptable attire. We suggest you bring a sweater or dress in layers because room temperatures can fluctuate.

WHAT IS THE HASHTAG?

Tweet about what you learn and who you meet at the conference using the hashtag #BPIIMPTW18 .

WHERE CAN I FIND SLIDES FROM THE 2017 CONFERENCE?

Slides from the 2017 conference can be downloaded at http://business.defense.gov/Events/BPII-MPTW17/.

CAN I REGISTER NOW AND PAY AT A LATER DATE?

Payment is due at time of registration. There is no way to register without payment.

WHEN DOES REGISTRATION CLOSE?

The registration cut-off date is Friday, August 9, 2018.

WHAT IS THE HOTEL GROUP RATE CUT-OFF DATE?

Rooms will be available at the discounted group rate until Friday, July 27, 2018 - or until the block is filled. Please plan to make your reservation early.

WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL MY REGISTRATION?

Cancellations can be made, and full refunds will be issued until the registration deadline of Friday, August 3, 2018. After this date, NO REFUNDS will be given. NO EXCEPTIONS.

WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL MY HOTEL ROOM?

Room reservations will require an advance deposit or credit-card guarantee equal to one night’s stay. Should you wish to cancel your reservation, Rosen Centre Hotel will refund your advance deposit as long as you have notified the hotel at least five (5) days prior to your date of arrival.

HOW DO I REPRINT MY REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION OR RECEIPT?

Create an Eventdex account using the email address you provided when you registered, or log in to your existing Eventdex account. Click on ‘My Tickets.’ From there you can view and print your order information.