Events for October 11, 2017
LEARN MORE & REGISTER This course focuses on the central role the Changes clause plays in the performance of government contracts. It addresses the use of the clause in ensuring the government achieves its goals during contract performance. The use of the clause by contractors to assert requests for equitable adjustment when the conditions of performance change, the myriad of rules governing the negotiation of equitable adjustments, and the process of modifying the contract to accomplish these goals are covered. This course may also be eligible for the following credits through The Public Contracting Institute: 13 CLEs, 16 CLPs Learning Objectives: Identify constructive changes. Identify excusable delays and suspensions of work. Learn the rules governing inspection, acceptance and warranties. Identify the grounds for default termination. … Continue readingFind out more »
LEARN MORE & REGISTER Summary 12 Instructor-Led Virtual Training Sessions from January 2017 to December 2017 Covering each Part of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement and created to make the DFARS approachable and thought provoking for contracting professionals at all levels. All sessions will be recorded and accessible as a podcast throughout the year. The Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) is a supplement specific to Department of Defense (DoD) acquisitions. The DFARS provides acquisition regulations that must be followed by both DoD government acquisition professionals and contractors who do business with the DoD. To accomplish this, it is critical for contracting professionals in the government and private sector to have a working knowledge of the source document—the DFARS. Ignorance of the rules can … Continue readingFind out more »
LEARN MORE & REGISTER Summary Regardless of advances in technology, effective communications remain critical in a Government contract setting. Join Tim Sullivan, Steve Daoust and Stephen Yuter as they discuss some of the problems they frequently encounter, how to deal with those problems, and how to avoid them in the future. Our speakers will break the Government contracting process into three distinct phases, Pre-Proposal, the Proposal Process, and Post-Award, and will focus on the communications challenges in each phase and best practices for overcoming them. They will discuss the most effective means of communication for each particular problem, the importance of tone, and the need to understand your audience. In these three 90-minute programs (October 4, October 11, and October 18), Tim, Steve and Stephen will … Continue readingFind out more »
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