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Assisted Acquisition Forum

April 4 @ 7:15 am - 12:30 pm

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The Coalition is pleased to announce our first ever Assisted Acquisition Forum – Bringing Best Value to Government Customers, taking place on April 4th from 7:15 AM to 12:30 PM at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Tysons Corner.   We will feature more than 20 speakers from GSA, customer agencies, and industry. The four panels throughout the day will include conversations about the GSA AAS pipeline, the customer experience working with AAS, and a showcase of AAS projects. 

Highlighted speakers will include:

  • Tom Howder, Assistant Commissioner for Assisted Acquisition Services
  • Chris Hamm, Director, FEDSIM
  • Rob Coen, Strategy Director, FEDSIM

 

Please note that sponsorships are available for this event – contact Matt Cahill for more information.

Standard/Affiliate Member: $250
Premier Member: Two complimentary, then $150
Strategic Partner/Executive Member: Five complimentary, then $125
Keystone: Unlimited complimentary
Government: $50
Non-Member: $350

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Agenda

7:15 – 8:00            Registration and Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15            Opening Remarks
Roger Waldron
Tom Howder

8:15 – 8:45       Keynote Address
Danny Toler, Cybersecurity & Communications, DHS

8:45 – 9:30            Panel I: What is AAS and How Does it Work
Tom Howder, Assistant Commissioner for Assisted Acquisition Services
Mark Aucello, Director AAS Client Support Center, Mid-Atlantic Region
Jennifer Clarke, Director AAS Client Support Center, Rocky Mountain Region
Jannine Wilkinson, FAS National Account Manager for the Army

9:30 – 10:30          Panel II: The Work of AAS FEDSIM
Chris Hamm, FEDSIM Director
Lt. Col. Matt Laughlin, CENTCOM
Steven Shirley, DoD Cyber Crime Center
David Tuckwiller, Director of AMS Commodity Procurement Branch, USDA

10:30 – 10:45       Break

10:45 – 11:30       Panel III: Industry Panel
Jeff Wehner, CSRA
Mike McHugh, GDIT
Sundar Vaidyanathan, Karsun
Joe Devlin, Leidos
Ken Logerwell, CACI
Bill Hilsman, Booz Allen Hamilton
Susan Bethke, Northrop Grumman

11:30 – 12:00       Panel IV: Streamlining Acquisition
Chris Hamm
Rob Coen
Casey Kelly

12:00 – 12:30       Pipeline for AAS
Pete Burr, FEDSIM Deputy Director
Jim Piche, FEDSIM Sector Director
Kristen Knapper, FEDSIM Sector Director
Mike Donaldson, FEDSIM Sector Director
Ken Evans, FEDSIM Sector Director
Lakita Ayers, Acting Director AAS Client Support Center National Capital Region
Darrick Early, Deputy Regional Commissioner National Capital Region
Mark Aucello, Director AAS Client Support Center, Mid-Atlantic Region
Jennifer Clarke, Director AAS Client Support Center, Rocky Mountain Region

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Details

Date:
April 4
Time:
7:15 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

Crowne Plaza Hotel
Tysons Corner, VA United States + Google Map