Weekly Workshop Series

 

Weekly Workshops Held Each Wednesday of the Month!

Learn everything you need to know about contracting with the City and County of San Francisco through our FREE, WORKSHOP SERIES!

The San Francisco Contracting Monitoring Division (CMD) offers THREE free workshops.  These should be taken sequentially. 

The workshops are held EACH WEDNESDAY of the month at 30 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 200. Reservations are not required, but highly recommended.

1st Wednesday of Every Month

Certifying Your LBE Business: Learn What It Takes!

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM

Location: 30 Van Ness Ave, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94102

RSVP: (415) 581-2310, lbecert@sfgov.org 

2nd Wednesday of Every Month

Bidding on City Contracts: The Nuts & Bolts

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM

Location: 30 Van Ness Ave, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94102

RSVP: Jason Chow, (415) 551-3103, jachow@sfwater.org

**Required for all newly certified firms**

3rd Wednesday of Every Month - Rotating Topics

November:  I’m an LBE!  Now what?

Congratulations!  You’re a certified with the City and County of San Francisco.

“Does that mean I automatically get a contract?”

Join us for our workshop.  We want to help you understand the City as a client, understand the interests of a City purchaser and develop concrete next steps for working on a City project. In this session, we will discuss: 

  • Structure of the City and County of San Francisco and its major departments
  • Basic procurement vehicles
  • City supplier process
  • Opportunities for your business 

Time:  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Date:  Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Location:  30 Van Ness Ave, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94102

RSVP:  lbecert@sfgov.org  

 

December:  Compliance with the Office of Labor Standards Enforcement

Date:  Wednesday, December 18, 2019

 

January:  Certification with the San Francisco Green Business Program

Date:  Wednesday, January 15, 2020