Press Release

Media Invited to NASA Business-to-Business Forum at Mobile Convention Center

By SpaceRef Editor
August 29, 2013
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What: NASA and the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce in Alabama will hold the “NASA Business to Business Forum” featuring discussions on the process of doing business with NASA. Attendees can meet NASA representatives and prime contractors representing more than 25 different federal organizations and private companies. Presentations will be made about the various aspects of working with the nation’s space agency.

Managers from NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., will participate, along with representatives from NASA’s Stennis Space Center and NASA’s Shared Services Center in Miss., NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans and the Mobile district of the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.

Among those scheduled to attend are:
Sam L. Jones, mayor of Mobile
Merceria L. Ludgood, president of the Mobile County Commission
Teresa Vanhooser, deputy director of NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
Todd May, manager of NASA’s Space Launch System Program Office at NASA’s Marshall Center
Other elected officials from state and local offices and NASA management will also be in attendance.

8 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, Sept. 4
Arthur R. Outlaw Convention Center
1 South Water St.
Mobile, Ala.

To attend: News media interested in attending should contact Janet Anderson at Marshall’s Public & Employee Communications Office at 256-544-0034 no later than 4 p.m. CDT Friday, Aug. 30. The day before and day of the event, media should contact Anderson on-site at 256-724-0314.

SpaceRef staff editor.