Agenda



Monday, August 4

8:30am–9:00am

Opening Remarks

Gary W. Ervin, Corporate Vice President and President of Northrop Grumman's Integrated Systems Sector

9:00am–10:00am

Keynote Presenter

Lt. Gen. Donald J. Hoffman, Military Deputy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
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10:00am–10:45amRefreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45am–11:30am

Panel Discussion

Tim Malishenko, CPCM, Fellow, Corporate Vice President, Contracts and Pricing, The Boeing Company; and William McNally, Assistant Administrator for Procurement and Deputy Chief Acquisition Officer, NASA
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11:30am–12:15pm

Panel Discussion

Kurt M. Kutyla, Vice President, Contracts, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems; and Ron Youngs, Executive for Special Programs, DCMA

12:15pm–1:15pmNetworking Lunch
1:15pm–2:00pmCoffee and Dessert with Exhibitors
2:00pm–3:00pmConcurrent Breakout Sessions
  • Incentive Fee Contracting Best Practices: Patti Olsen, Vice President Contracts, Pricing & Estimating, The Boeing Company
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  • Service Contractor Personal Conflicts of Interest: William M. Weisberg, Partner, Bryan Cave LLP
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  • PBSA Update and Best Practices: Lyle Eesley, Fellow, Professor, Defense Acquisition University
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  • Contracting Challenges in the Missile Defense Agency: Andrew C. Obermeyer, CPCM, Fellow, Director of Contracting, Missile Defense Agency
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3:10pm–4:10pmConcurrent Breakout Sessions
  • AbilityOne Contracting Update and Best Practices: Dave Theimer, Assistant Vice President, Marketing, NISH; and Kimberly Zeich, Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled
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  • Update on the Berry Amendment: Joyce Tong, Government Contracts Attorney, Bryan Cave LLP
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  • Task, Delivery Order, and Schedule Contracting Update and Best Practices: Barbara Kinosky, President, Centre Consulting, Inc.
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  • Human Capital and Career Management: Leonardo J. Manning, CPCM, Director, Center for Contracting, Defense Acquisition University
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4:10pm–5:30pmReception in Exhibit Hall


Tuesday, August 5

8:30am–9:30am

Opening Remarks and Keynote Presenter

David L. Ryan, Sector Vice President and General Manager of the Civil Systems Division, Northrop Grumman Space Technology
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9:30am–10:15am

Panel Discussion

Eleanor R. Spector, Fellow, Vice President, Contracts, Lockheed Martin Corporation; and Charlie E. Williams Jr., Director, Defense Contract Management Agency
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10:15am–10:45amRefreshment Break (no exhibits)
10:45am–11:45amConcurrent Breakout Sessions
  • Small Business Contracting: Gloria Pualani, Small Business Director, Northrop Grumman Corporation
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  • Contract Management Maturity: Dr. Rene Rendon, CPCM, Fellow, Professor, US Naval Postgraduate School
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  • Strategic Sourcing Initiatives: Patrick Rhode, Chief, Procurement Transformation Division, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Contracting, HQ USAF
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11:45am–1:00pm

Lunch Speaker

Frederick Williams: An Iraq War Veteran Speaks about the AbilityOne Program
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1:00pm–1:45pm

Panel Discussion

Charles D. Chadwick, Vice President, Contracts and Ethics, BAE Systems, Inc.; and Tom Essig, Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Homeland Security
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1:50pm–2:50pmConcurrent Breakout Sessions
  • Leadership Challenges in a Changing Environment for Female Executives: Susan Coté, VP Corporate Contracts, Pricing, & Supply Chain, Northrop Grumman Corp; and Deidre Lee, leading contract management executive, member of NCMA Board of Directors
  • Hot Issues in Export Management and Contracts: Flory Ellis, Manager, Sector Export/Import Management, Northrop Grumman Corp
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  • Pricing Commercial Items: Ron Smith, Contracts Director, Tanker, EADS North American Defense Company
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  • Terminations for Convenience—An Unrestrained Power: Dr. John B. Wyatt, III, Professor, Cal Poly Pomona
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