Small Business Advisory Working Group

The Small Business Advisory Working Group (SBAWG) was created to guide USGIF in its representation of the small business sustaining members of the Foundation.

The SBAWG’s primary objective is to assist small business members seeking to gain traction in the GEOINT market by facilitating access and opportunities to build relationships with between the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Civil agencies, prime contractors, and other small businesses. The SBAWG conducts monthly meetings, and it also hosts quarterly luncheons featuring key decision makers, acquisition officials, and small business program office representatives from government and military agencies.

Co-Chairs: Animesh Gupta, Mary Louise Helbig, Sekhar Prabhakar and David Reid

If you are interested in participating in this working group, please contact

Upcoming Events


Past Events

Sept. 22, 2016 – Monthly meeting at GDIT with guest speaker Connie Cappadona, partner development manager, Amazon Web Services
March 24, 2016 – Monthy meeting at GDIT with guest speaker Diana Hughes, NGA Office of Small Business Programs