Schedule participant recruitment interviews and assessments to assemble the cohort. Conclude interviews later than Oct. 6, for session start date of Oct. 8. The Bowie BIC team will already have begun promoting the 8(a) Accelerator to recently certified 8(a) businesses, using a database provided by the Washington Metropolitan Area district Office of SBA. Prepare the online Briefing Program for Sept. 28 or 29, based on past programs. Create weekly materials for seven (7) online sessions (proposed session topics, speakers and any special activities). Including interviews with and assessment of interested participants by Oct. 6, which is prior to the session start date Oct. 8. Present/moderate weekly online program sessions, with assistance from Bowie BIC team. Contribute to the planning for a federal agency contractor event in December. Make survey question suggestions for cohort survey.