Prospective applicants for the MBDA Business Center – American Indian and Alaska Native program competition are encouraged to participate in a Pre-Application Conference scheduled for Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 3:00 p.m., EDT.
During the Pre-Application Conference, potential applicants will be provided with a background and summary of the MBDA Business Center program. This will also be an excellent opportunity for prospective applicants to ask questions regarding the program and the application process.
The Pre-Application conference will be conducted as a teleconference and webinar.
Registration is required to participate.
Please register electronically using the web site link and instructions below:
Go to the following URL: https://www.mymeetings.com/emeet/rsvp/index.jsp?customHeader=mymeetings&Conference_ID=3398163&passcode=6458160 
Provide your first name, last name, and email address for the event leader and then click submit (note: if you do not complete all the fields you will not be admitted to the pre-application conference).
Once you have submitted your information, you will be provided with the dial-in number and individual PIN for the teleconference. Be sure to make a note of both the toll free number and your assigned PIN;you will need this information to access the call.
Important Note: PIN numbers cannot be shared. A distinct PIN number is required for each telephone line dialing in to the teleconference. Attempting to call in with a shared PIN will result in an inability to access the teleconference.
On the day of the Pre-Application Conference you will also need the Conference Number and Participant Passcode as follows:
Conference number: 3398163
Participant Passcode: 6458160
Information on how to access the webinar portion of the Pre-Application conference, including a direct URL link, will be provided to participants once they have completed registration.
Sign-in for the meeting will commence at 2:50 p.m. EDT.
Pre-Application Conference Registration will close at 11 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 23, 2012.