Dec. 6, 2006 -- Opening Doors, a small-business procurement conference, will be held Dec. 12-13 in Indian Wells, Calif., organizers said.

The event, which focuses on helping businesses owned by veterans, Native Americans, and Alaska Natives, brings government leaders together with small business owners to discuss ways of making government procurement opportunities more accessible.

Business owners will also have a chance to show their products and services to corporate and government contractors, and discuss upcoming subcontracting opportunities.
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