FedHealth Agenda

March 27, 2019

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Networking Breakfast
7:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks
8 a.m.
David J. Berteau, President and CEO, PSC
Bradley Saull, VP, Civilian Agencies, PSC
  Keynote Address
8:10 a.m.
Thomas G. Bowman, Former Deputy Secretary, VA

Health Systems: People, Policies and Programs
8:30 a.m. 

A discussion of how national needs drive Federal policy and programs, the emerging efforts to accelerate research and funding approaches to support these activities, and the role of the federal contracting community in these efforts. 

  • Dr. Robert Croyle, Director of NCI DCCPS, NIH
  • Moderator: Suzanne Randolph, PhD, Chief Science Officer, The MayaTech Corporation

Technology Panel
9:30 a.m.
CIOs are challenged to respond to emerging agency needs while optimizing resources. Agency information technology leaders will discuss efforts and initiatives to achieve this balance, including enterprise standards, shared services, Xaas, data management, and security.

  • Col. Beverly Beavers, DHA
  • George Chambers, HHS
  • Bobby Saxon, CMS
  • Moderator: Melissa Chapman, Salient CRGT

Networking Break
10:20 a.m. 

Industry Insights Panel
10:30 a.m.
Industry leaders discuss insights from the federal health portions of the 2017 PSC Vision Market Forecast and what themes are emerging for the 2018 forecast. This session will cover HHS, VA, and the Military Health System. Attendees will receive 2017 PSC Vision Forecast HHS, VA, and MHS materials.

  • Joni Fernbaugh, BdExec Consulting Services, LLC
  • Todd Pantezzi, Perspecta
  • Mike Vogel, KForce Government Solutions
  • Moderator: Bradley Saull, VP for Civilian Agencies, PSC

Featured Speaker
11 a.m.
Jose Arrieta, Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary, HHS

 Procurement Preview of the Year Ahead
11:30 a.m. 
Acquisition officials discuss initiatives, opportunities, and challenges at their agencies. What can industry expect in the fourth quarter and into FY19?

  • Philip W. Christy, Acting Principal Executive Director, Office of Acquisition, Logistics and Construction, VA 
  • Leonard Grant, Head of Contracting Activity, FDA 
  • Jackie Pinkston, Chief, Health IT Contracts, DHA

Keynote Address
12:30 p.m.
Dr. Barclay P. Butler, PH.D, MBA, Acting Assistant Director, Health Care Administration & Component Acquisition Executive (J-4), DHA 

 Closing Remarks
1 p.m.
Bradley Saull, Vice President, PSC

*Invited Speakers