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2019 Fall Training Conference

November 21, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 6:30 pm

We have invited Michael Wooten, Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy, to keynote our Fall Training Conference.  This will be followed by a Schedules Potpourri Panel (Consolidation, GSA Systems, Unpriced Schedules, Transactional Data Reporting and OLMs) that will include Judith Zawatsky, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Systems Management, GSA; Mark Lee, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Policy and Compliance, GSA; Tiffany Hixson, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Professional Services and Human Capital Categories, GSA; and Crystal Philcox, Assistant Commissioner, Enterprise Strategy Management, GSA.  Mid-morning we will have our e-Commerce, CICA, and the Future of Competition Panel, moderated by Steven Schooner, Nash & Cibinic Professor of Government Procurement Law, GWU, and joined by Jon Etherton, President, Etherton and Associates, Bill Stallings, Antitrust & Competition Partner, Mayer Brown, and Jonathan Aronie, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP.  Prior to breaking for lunch, we will have the Future of the Supply Chain Panel with Vice Admiral David Lewis, Director, DCMA; Andrew Hunter, Director, Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group and Senior Fellow, International Security Program, CSIS; and Kim Herrington, Acting Principal Director, DPC.  During lunch we will have a brief update on FAST 2020 from Kathy Carson, Director, FAS Office of Customer Accounts & Research, Customer Outreach Division, GSA. As lunch is wrapping up, we have invited GSA Administrator, Emily Murphy, to participate in an off the record conversation that will be forthcoming and informative.  At her conclusion and prior to jumping into the breakouts, we are lucky to have Major General Cameron Holt, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Contracting, USAF, discuss Bringing Innovation to the Procurement System.  For afternoon breakouts, participants will have the option to choose from eight different sessions and hear from nearly 25 government officials discussing the following:  IT; Services; Product Centers; Assisted Services; GWACs; GSA Systems; FedMall, and Cyber.  The day will conclude with a networking reception.

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November 21, 2019
8:30 am - 6:30 pm


Fairview Park Marriott
3111 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, VA 22042 United States
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