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EBC’s 8th Annual Business Development Program: Government Procurement, Matchmaking, and Contract Teaming @ McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, P.A.
May 22 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm

This EBC Government Matchmaking Program will provide an opportunity for large, small, and disadvantaged businesses to learn about each other’s services as they seek teaming opportunities for future private sector and government contracts. Businesses will learn first-hand from other environmental and energy businesses about the services or equipment they provide for contract teaming opportunities.

ebcne-committeeThe program will also will provide an opportunity to learn about the experiences of two companies as they discuss their hands-on experience as government contractors.

Additionally, there will be a panel discussion moderated by Arthur Mabbett, President of Mabbett & Associates, Inc.

Finally, this EBC matchmaking program will provide an opportunity for companies to showcase their services or equipment with a table top display.

Featured Speakers

  • Scott Bosworth, Fort Hill Infrastructure
  • Shawn Ralston, Small Business Liaison Officer, AECOM

How to Participate

There are four ways to participate in this program:

  1. Register to be a presenter. Each presenter will be scheduled to make a 5 minute presentation on their project, equipment or service accompanied by one PowerPoint slide.
  2. Register to showcase your company with a tabletop display (this registration includes one staff person).
  3. Register to attend to listen to the company presentations or provide additional staffing if your company is showcasing.
  4. Register to be a sponsor of the program. For more information on sponsorship options, click here.

PowerPoint Submission: All presenters are welcome to submit a one-slide PowerPoint presentation to the EBC in advance, no later than Monday, May 18, 2015 via email to agisinger@ebcne.org. Please make the email subject: “Business Development Presentation”.

Registration Details

Registration and Continental Breakfast: 7:30am – 8:00am
Program: 8:00am – 12:00pm

Registration Fees:

EBC Member Attendees and Presenters: $50
Non-Member Attendees and Presenters: $80
Government & Non-Profit Attendees and Presenters: $25

Showcasing – EBC members: $300
Showcasing – Non-Members: $500
Showcasing – Government & Non-Profit Rate: $200

Cancellations must be received by 5pm on May 20 for a refund. No-shows will be charged.


Subsidized Registration Rates

Subsidized registrations are not accepted at the door. Only 5 registrations available at each rate.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees who are currently unemployed, NOT self-employed.

Young Environmental Professional Rate: $25
For EBC Members only. Attendees who have worked in their field for less than 5 years.

EBC Evening Program with Colonel Barron, New England District Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers @ Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Platinum Sponsor

Normandeau Logo ai

Gold Sponsor


Silver Sponsors

GZA 50th Anniversary              Battelle       Apex

Bronze Sponsor

Beals and Thomas Anniversary


Colonel Christopher Barron, New England District Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will discuss the Corps’ plans for the New England District. Learn about the key environmental programs, projects, and other contract opportunities that the Corps will be working on in New England in FY15 and beyond, including Superfund, dredging and ecosystem restoration. Projects to be discussed include:

  1. Preconstruction engineering and design for the Boston Harbor deepening
  2. Continued construction on Muddy River including the fate of Phase II (the actual dredging and restoration work)
  3. New Bedford Harbor superfund cleanup timeline

This is your opportunity to learn more about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ plans in New England and gain a better understanding of the environmental business opportunities that will result.

Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (2 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Keynote Speaker

  • Colonel Barron, Commander, New England District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Response Panel

Following the presentation by Colonel Barron, a panel of EBC Board Members will discuss issues of concern with the Commissioner. Curt Thalken, Senior Vice President at Normandeau Associates, Inc., will moderate the panel.

Panelists to be announced.

Program Details

Registration, Networking, Wine & Hors d’Oeuvres: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Program: 6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Registration Fees
EBC Member: $50
Non-Member: $80
Government/Non-Profit: $25

Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on May 25 for a refund. No-shows will be charged.


Subsidized Registration

Subsidized registrations are not accepted at the door. Only 5 registrations available at each rate.

Young Environmental Professional Rate: $25
For EBC Members only. Attendees who have worked in their field for less than 5 years.

Job-Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.

EBC 21st Annual Summer Garden Party @ Exchange Conference Center
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Boston at NightThe EBC is pleased to invite you to attend the 20th Annual Summer Garden Party!

Invite your clients and colleagues to join you on a beautiful summer evening. This will be a great event for socializing and networking in a wonderful atmosphere overlooking the Boston Harbor waterfront. There will be light appetizers and a cash bar.

EBC is collecting school supplies:
EBC is collecting school supplies (pencils, pens, highlighters, pencil cases, pencil sharpeners, erasers, folders, notebooks, lined paper, graphing paper, index cards, calculators) to be donated to local schools and after-school programs. Please consider bringing any of the above items to the event.

Event Details

Networking and Hors d’Oeuvres: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Registration information to be posted.

Parking: A limited number of parking spaces are available complimentary, first-come, first-served, after 5:00 p.m. at the Exchange Conference Center.  A Massport police officer will direct cars to the parking area near the Conference Center.