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Federal event showcases contract opportunities for design, construction, and building industries


CHICAGO - The U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Great Lakes Region Public Buildings Service (PBS) will host a networking opportunity geared toward the design, construction, and building services industries on Aug. 8, 2023. 

This free expo will provide a forum for prospective industry partners to speak directly with Great Lakes GSA personnel from the building design, construction, and building services fields. The event will cover upcoming opportunities, project forecasting, and educational sessions on conducting business with GSA. 

Businesses from Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan and beyond, are welcome to attend and learn about GSA’s contracting process and opportunities at this in-person, one-day event in Chicago. Attendees should register at


GSA Great Lakes Industry Networking Expo

Date: August 8, 2023*
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Central)
Place: University of Illinois-Chicago
Student Center East Building
750 S. Halsted Ave, Chicago 

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