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SAME & SMPS Presents: Industry Day 2018

April 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am - April 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

You are invited to the 6th annual SAME & SMPS Industry Day 2018
April 25 4:00pm-7:30pm
April 26 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Regency Conference Center | O’Fallon, Illinois

Interested in doing business with the federal government? Join the SAME Scott Field and St. Louis Posts and the SMPS St. Louis Chapter for the 6th Annual Industry Day. Representatives from a variety of federal agencies have been invited to present on their agency’s missions and upcoming contracting opportunities


Industry: $80.00 | Government Employees: Free
Registration costs include breakfast, lunch, access to all Thursday sessions, and access to a Wednesday networking event. Industry Day registration does not include the Wednesday presentation on Debriefing, which requires separate registration and payment. Please be sure to register if you are a free attendee to ensure that you receive a meal.


Debriefing: A Business Development Opportunity?: $50
Registration cost includes the Wednesday Debriefing presentation and Wednesday networking event.  Registration for the Debriefing session does not include access to the Industry Day presentations on April 26 which requires separate registration and payment.


A Business Development Opportunity?
4:00pm – 5:30pm
Bella Milano, across the street from the Regency.

Happy Hour Networking Event:
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Bella Milano, across the street from the Regency.


Main Program:
8am – 5pm

The following agencies are invited to present:
USACE St. Louis
USACE Kansas City
USACE Louisville
USACE Rock Island
375th Air Mobility Wing
375th Civil Engineer Squadron

Interact with the presenters during the lunch roundtables. Registration information for the roundtables will be emailed only to those who registered for Industry Day. Table assignments will be made on a first come, first served basis.

Click here for sponsorship opportunities.

If you have sponsorship questions, please contact Rebecca Thomas at To receive full recognition as a sponsor, send your logo to Rebecca by the close of business on April 15.

We need several volunteers to help out with registration, speakers, presentations, vendors, and a variety of other duties. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Jeanne Garlock at with your preferred time slot of either morning or afternoon.

Hotel Information:
If you require overnight accommodations, rooms are available at the Hilton Garden Inn, which is connected to the Regency Conference Center. Mention that you are attending the SAME & SMPS Industry Day (group code SAME18) to receive the room block rate of $130/night. To reserve a room, you can reach the hotel at 618.624.4499 or visit before April 4, 2018.

Private Sector – $80.00
Government Employees – Free
Debriefing – $50

Registration here through Cvent!


April 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am
April 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


Regency Conference Center
400 Regency Park Drive
O'Fallon, IL 62269 United States
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(618) 624-9999