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Infrastructure, Design, Engineering, Architecture, and Integration (IDEAI) 2

Solicitation Number: DOCUSPTOIDEAI2
Agency: Department of Commerce
Office: Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)
Location: Office of Procurement
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Special Notice
Added: Feb 05, 2013 8:41 pm

Infrastructure, Design, Engineering, Architecture, and Integration (IDEAI) 2

The  U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is conducting an industry day for the IDEAI 2 requirement.  This notice is issued for informational and planning purposes only.  This announcement is not a Request for Proposal (RFP), nor does it commit the Government in any way.  A solicitation is not available at this time. 

The current contractors are General Dynamics, PPC, and ManTech.  The contract type is labor-hour Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) with task ordering provisions. Task orders issued under this contract are competed between the three awardees.  The three current IDEAI contracts expire on August 31, 2013. The period of performance for the follow-on contract will include a base year and four (4) one-year options, with an effective start date of September 1, 2013.

The purpose of this notice is to specifically reach out and invite small businesses to attend an industry day to present their capabilities in relation to the draft Statement of Work (SOW) attached.   The capabilities statements should address the five areas listed in IDEAI 2 of the draft SOW in which the company can demonstrate experience and past performance.  The USPTO is seeking small businesses which includes:  Service Disabled Veteran Owned small business concerns, Veteran-owned small business concerns, HUBZone small business concerns, Women-owned small business concerns, and Small disadvantaged businesses.  This industry day will give small businesses the opportunity to meet with USPTO customers, and/or to meet other small and large businesses who are interested in a teaming or subcontracting arrangement.  Large businesses that are also interested in the IDEAI 2 requirements may also attend.

The NAICS code is 541519, and the dollar size is $25.5M.  Estimated release date of the solicitation is April 1, 2013.

The industry day will be held February 12, 2013, at the USPTO, Madison Auditorium South, located at 600 Dulany Street, Alexandria, VA., 22313, from 1:00 PM- 4:00PM East Standard Time (EST). 

Contractors will be provided with a small table that can seat up to four people.  Contractors may bring brochures, capabilities statements, flyers, and/or table covers/posters with their names/logo on it. Tables and Locations in auditorium will be randomly assigned.  Space is limited.  

Contractors must register in writing with Linda Applewhite by emailing her at  ph: 571-272-2256.



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Posted Date:
February 5, 2013
Description: IDEAI DRAFT Statement of Work
P. O. Box 1450 - Mail Stop 6
600 Dulany Street, MDE, 7th Floor
Alexandria, Virginia 22313-1450
USPTO Industry Day location is 600 Dulany St , Madison Auditorium South
Alexandria, Virginia 22313
United States
Linda Applewhite,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 571-272-2256