2023 Federal Acquisition Conference Recap


Conference Recap

On Thursday, June 22, 2023, over 200 attendees joined PSC in-person and virtually for the 2023 Federal Acquisition Conference at the Westin Arlington Gateway. With this year’s theme of “Exploring the Federal Acquisition Ecosystem: Partnering for Mission Success,” both government and industry panelists addressed real, practical ways in which government and industry partners can more effectively and creatively support federal missions and help agencies access much-needed capabilities and innovative solutions. If you could not attend the conference, but wish to register to access a live recording, please click here.

2023 Acquisition Conference

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Session Recaps (Pending)

PSC thanks its 2022 Federal Acquisition Conference premier sponsors ACT 1, Amentum, and Deltek. Our keynote sponsors were Parsons and Deloitte. Our panel sponsors were CGI and Valiant. Our thought leadership sponsor was DTS. Our bottled water sponsor was Valiant. Our reception sponsor was CSS. Our name badge sponsor was USFCR and our exhibitor sponsor was NITAAC. Thanks to PSC members and participants for helping to successfully deliver this hybrid event. To find out more, or to become a PSC member, please visit the Professional Services Council website at https://www.pscouncil.org


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Media Coverage 

Federal Acquisition Digital Replay Archive

Past Media Coverage: 

Defense Agencies Among Worst Ranked for Disclosing Contracting Needs to Businesses Federaltimes.com | 6/22/22

A Tale of Two Agencies Trying to Implement a New Electronic Health Record Federalnewsnetwork.com | 6/22/22
Acquisition Shops Inside Government Need Workers Too
Washingtontechnology.com | 6/24/22

Hybrid Work May be Permanent Fixture for Government Employees, Cisco Finds
Federaltimes.com | 7/13/22

DOD’s Salazar: Changes to Pentagon Cyber Certification Will Help Small Businesses, Clarify Policy

Inside Cybersecurity – June 23, 2021

Pentagon to Unveil New Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) for Defense Contractors
JDsupra.com – 6/10/19

The New Way Security Factors into Acquisitions
Fifthdomain.com -6/13/19

As GSA Consolidates Buying Schedules, Special Item Numbers are Due for Cuts
FCW.com – 6/13/19

Stephanie Shutt: GSA Eyes Consolidation of Special Item Numbers
Executivegov.com – 6/14/19

The 2020 NDAA Takes up a Common Cause: Acquisition Reform
Fedscoop.com – 6/13/19

DoD Briefing Slides on 'Securing the Supply Chain'
InsideDefense.com – 6/13/19 (subscription)

DoD to Streamline Cyber Acquisition With New Certification Model
Meritalk.com – 6/13/19

DOD Says 'Security is an allowable cost' in Shift Toward New Cyber Certification
Insidedefense.com – 6/13/19

Pentagon says 'security is an allowable cost' in shift to cyber certification
InsideCybersecurity.com – 6/14/19 (subscription)

DoD Unveils Plans for Contractor Cybersecurity Standards
Fedscoop.com – 6/14/19

DoD Official Says Cyber Is An Allowable Contractor Cost
Law360.com - 6/14/19

Why DoD’s decision to make cybersecurity an ‘allowable cost’ matters
FederalNewsNetwork.com – 6/17/19

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