35th Annual Department of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event

Jul 27 8:00 am — 7:00 pm

“Sharpening our Nation’s Warfighting Edge through Small Business Speed, Agility, and Transformational Innovations”

The San Diego Chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is proud to present the 35th Annual Department of the Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event from July 26 – July 28, 2023!

The NDIA Department of the Navy Gold Coast Event provides a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, large and small, in support of the warfighter mission within Department of the Navy and throughout the DOD.

The event provides exciting and relevant topics delivered by government and industry experts – and boasts insightful panels, workshops and networking events. Of course, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to meet key government and industry contracting personnel through our one-on-one matchmaking sessions – the hallmark of Gold Coast. On the exhibit floor, you will have an opportunity to visit over 200 government agencies and industry organizations, including the ten Navy Systems Commands.

Each of you play a vital role within our Defense Industrial Base to support our National Defense Strategy and the warfighting men and women that keep our nation, and the world, secure. The NDIA Department of the Navy Gold Coast Event is big business for Small Businesses.

Conference Topics Include:

  • New Federal Laws Impacting All Government Contractors
  • Resources to Help you Export
  • Creating Winning Proposals For The Government
  • Government Suspension and Debarment – How to Avoid It
  • NDIA & SBA Legislative Updates
  • Tips and Tricks from Acquisition Professional to Successful Small Business Owner
  • NAVSUP WSS Source Approval Process
  • Best Practices for Marketing Your Business to the Federal Government
  • Industry Matchmaking
  • And much more!

This Conference is Hosted by

National Defense Industrial Association – San Diego Chapter


The San Diego Chapter National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has been an active Chapter with organizational roots that date back to WW-I through the American Defense Preparedness Association. Primary efforts of the Chapter are to promote cooperative dialog between government and the defense industry.

The NDIA San Diego chapter is one of the largest and most active, hence most influential, chapters in the nation. It has been selected as a “model chapter” or “Chapter of Excellence since the inception of the awards and its members hold national NDIA Board positions.

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Registration Cost:

$799 +

Location: IN PERSON – San Diego, CA

San Diego Convention Center
111 Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Accommodations in the Area >>

Event Contact: The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)

E: events@sandiegositepros.com

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Who We Are:

Norcal APEX Accelerator

Northern California APEX Accelerator is a government-funded nonprofit formed to help small businesses find, bid on, and win contracts with federal, state, local, and tribal agencies.