UAPB, State Chamber to offer free workshop

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s Economic Research and Development Center will collaborate with the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce to offer a free training.

The Arkansas Procurement Opportunities Pre-Conference Training will be held Thursday from 5:45 - 7 p.m. at the UAPB Business Support Incubator, 615 S. Main St.

The workshop will teach small businesses how to fulfill eligibility requirements and is recommended for companies planning to participate in the Arkansas Procurement Opportunities Conference on April 24 in Little Rock.

Information about the procurement conference and expo can be found at or by contacting Susie Marks, senior vice president, Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, at (501) 210-4206 .

For details on the local training, call Henry Golatt, director of the ERDC/BSI at UAPB, 575-8030 or email him at