Program Date and Time

Thursday, October 29, 2015, 12:00PM – 1:30PM. Lunch provided starting at 12:00PM.

Program Location

Engility Corporation, 11440 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 600 Reston, VA 20191

NOTE: You must attend this event in person. The chapter is hosting an in-person site for this NCMA webinar and is not able to re-transmit it. If you cannot make it to our site, you must register directly with NCMA for the $189 site fee.

PARKING: Please note that due to Engility’s proximity to the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station parking is at a premium and expensive. The Dulles Corridor Chapter encourages participants in the webinar to either take public transportation, a short walk from the metro, or car pool from a nearby location.  Any parking fees are the responsibility of the attendee and will not be reimbursed by the chapter or Engility. If you have questions about parking, please contact heather.dallara@ncmadulles.org.

Program Description

Landscapes surrounding Contractor Purchasing System Reviews have shifted drastically in recent years. Ensuring your supply chain is fully prepared for your organizations upcoming CPSR has never been more critical. In this webinar, we will discuss how purchasing system characteristics are assessed and the likelihood of a successful CPSR. Participants will learn about:

  • Recognize system health warning signs before a single transaction has been evaluated,
  • Gain insight into why your next review might be different from your last assessment,
  • See usurpation for what it is: usurpation, and
  • Appreciate why no news is good news.

This fast-paced webinar will address the above issues and more while giving you the opportunity to ask our experts for advice about your unique concerns.

Earn 1.5 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits for attending.

About The Presenter

Jean Labadini, Director, Government Contracting Advisory Services, BDO

Jean Labadini has 35 years of experience with the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), retiring as the Director of the CPSR Group. In this role, Jean lead the group of Procurement Analysts in performing their mission to review contractor purchasing systems. Jean personally developed and provided training to each of the CPSR Hub sites, drafted a Guide to Planning and Conducting CPSRs, DCMA Work Instructions associated with Advance Notification and Consent and CPSR reviews. Jean has also served as an Administrative Contracting Officer (ACO), a Divisional Administrative Contracting Officer (DACO), and a Systems Administrative Contracting Officer (SACO).

Program Cost

Join us for an informative webinar, lunch, and an opportunity to network with fellow contract professionals, all for only $20 per person! Save on the $189 per site fee from NCMA and get out of the office for a change by signing up today!

In order to save on printing costs and to give people an option to use a laptop or tablet, we will email the webinar presentation prior to the event. We suggest downloading the presentation in advance or utilizing a personal hotspot/cellular data on the day of the event as there is no Wi-Fi network. We will not have printed copies available the day of the event.

Our event cancellation policy is here and our inclement weather policy is here.

Register by clicking below. Registration closes Wednesday, October 28, 2015.

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