National 8(a) Association
2018 Small Business Conference

The 2018 National 8(a) Small Business Conference is the premier supplier diversity networking event for small businesses. The Conference offers educational sessions and resources for small businesses, minority businesses, current 8(a) companies, and graduated 8(a) companies as well as supplier diversity matchmaking with federal agencies, large business primes, and commercial companies and multiple networking opportunities to meet federal agencies, buyers, and prospective teaming partners.

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Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center, Nashville, TN

2800 Opryland Drive
NashvilleTennessee 37214
Phone: (615) 889-1000

Group rates have been set aside for the event including per diem rates for government employees. Click on the link below or contact the hotel at 877-491-7397 and reference group code "NAB"


Call for Speakers

This year's event anticipates over 1000 attendees. A call for speakers and abstracts is now open to present at our 2018 Conference.

Exhibit Registration

This year's event anticipates over 200 exhibitors with a formal exhibit hall. Exhibit registration includes two individual registration as well as booth space. Members receive a discount on exhibit space.