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Sep 2023 UPDATE - CCON 003 - Proposal Analysis Credential

In this segment, Jim and Scott talk with Judy Whalen, DAU's developer for CCON 003 - the Proposal Analysis Credential. You will learn the purpose of the credential, how it is structured, the…

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PS Delta Course - Lesson 7 Software Support 9.11.23

Description: Agile; DevSecOPs; Software Support. These terms strike fear in many product support professionals. Well, fear no more. During this session we are going

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Discover DTIC Learn in-depth search strategies to support your work 8.24.23

Description: Learn how to develop and use in-depth search strategies on DTICs public collections to access scientific and technical information to support your research work! Speakers:Carolyn Fota,…

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Sustainment Series Intellectual Property Considerations and Planning to Tailor IP for Product Support 8.30.23

Description: A panel of experts discuss Intellectual Property (IP) planning considerations for Product Support, including product support analyses, product support business case analyses, and risk…

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Speed Matters: Industry Leading Practices Should Guide Changes to DOD's Middle Tier of Acquisition

Date: 30 August 2023 Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Eastern (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Pacific) CLPs: 1.5 Description: Learn how to take your middle tier program to the next level. From 2019 to 2022 programs…

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Section 809 Panel Streamlining Acquisition 8.29.23

Description: The Section 809 Panel reports represent the culmination of more than 2 years of collective brainstorming, engagement, and intense research about how to change defense acquisition from an…

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Acquisition Strategy Planning: What every Acquisition professional should know -20230822_161707

Acquisition Strategy Development details the top-level business and technical management approach for a respective program or system. It is required for all programs and tailored to address program…

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Personal Services Series - Part 3 - Government Dependence on Contractors

In this segment, Jim and Scott have a conversation with Dr. Steve Fasko, a Personal Services expert (PHD Dissertation was focused on Personal Services Contracting - see links to his articles below)…

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DAU Digital Acquisition Workshop for Cross-Functional Teams 8.16.23

During this web event, DAU professors will introduce DAU's new "SySML Immersion Workshop" and Digital Acquisition Enterprise Ecosystem. This new Digital Acquisition Workshop is for…

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DCMA Small Business (Part 2) 8.8.23

Description:During this 2 hr. session, experts from DCMA will discuss how the Agency contributes to DoD's Small Business Strategy through managing two congressional-approved programs. During…

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Leading Acquisition Series: Leadership Lessons from Chinese Cyber Operations

Description:Interested in learning more about how China's Cyber Operations affect Defense Acquisition programs and what strategies leaders need to be aware of to help mitigate this threat?As a…

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How International Programs impact the Defense Acquisition System - 08-09-23

U.S. origin weapons systems are used by numerous countries. You may have heard about Foreign Military Sales, Direct Commercial Sales and International Cooperative Programs. But do you know how these…

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OTA Today Introduction to the Updated DOD OT Guide 8.2.23

Description: After countless hours from many dedicated Department of Defense contributors, the updated DoD OT Guide is finally available! This OTA Today will address such topics as what the guide…

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Mentoring Moments How to Be a Good Mentor and Mentee 7.26.23

Event Description: Ms. Lisa. P. Smith will chair a panel on the goals and benefits of mentorship. Panelists will share their philosophies on being a good mentee as well as a good mentor.…

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PS Delta Course - Lesson 5 MCA and UCA 7.1.23

Nothing new to see here? Well, in this case, that is not entirely true. While these two pathways preceded the current DoDI 5000.02 Operation of the Adaptive Acquisition Framework, plenty has…

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Sustainment Series Product Support Industry Perspective 7.25.23

A Defense industry leader with 30 years' experience in uniform who is currently the Sustainment Director for the renowned “Skunk Works” shares his perspective on how DoD and Industry…

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