• UT PTAC Info and Seminars

  • SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Due to COVID-19, PTAC Counselors are not accepting walk-in or in-person client meetings at this time. Counseling will continue via phone, email, and online video conferencing methods.

    The UT Center for Industrial Service's (CIS) Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) assists businesses in competing successfully in local, state, and federal government contracting. 

    UT CIS has provided these services since 1986. PTAC is funded, in part, by the U. S. Department of Defense and is administered through a cooperative agreement with the
    Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). PTAC services are delivered to you at no charge. 

    Some of our counseling services:

    • Bid searching  
    • Capability statements
    • Cyber security (CMMC)
    • Elevator speeches 
    • Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) 
    • Market research
    • Registration in local, state, and federal vendor databases.
    • Registration in the System for Award Management (SAM)
    • Assistance to SBIR/STTR applicants & awardees 

    To become a PTAC client, please submit this brief questionnaire.

    To see upcoming webinars and conferences: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/the-university-of-tennessee-procurement-technical-assistance-center-9783250708

    For questions, please contact East TN PTAC Counselor Jutta Bangs at 865-483-0623 or jutta.bangs@tennessee.edu.