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What are DAU's Mission Assistance Capabilities?

In this episode of DAU's Contracting Conversations, Jim and Scott speak with Joel Little, the South Region's Assistant Dean for Outreach and Mission Assistance (ADOMA). Mr. Little goes…

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Improving Business Acumen in the Acquisition Workforce

What is Business Acumen (BA)? Also called business savviness, business sense or business understanding, it is the ability to quickly grasp and deal with a business situation and understand risks and…

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Beyond the Basics - Ignite Your Professional Growth Engineering and Technical Management 9.05.23

Take Your Career Higher! Join "Beyond the Basics" with David Pearson, Center Director for Engineering and Technical . In just 90 minutes, you’ll gain insights into certification…

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Applying Artificial Intelligence to Reliability and Maintainability Engineering 9.28.23

This web event will discuss how the DoD workforce could apply the use Artificial Intelligence for Reliability and Maintainability Engineering. Some topics include: The benefits of implementation of…

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SD-19 Parts Management Guidance 9.21.23

This event provides an overview of the new SD-19 Guidebook and its role in helping establish Parts Management Plans early in system development to dramatically affect Availability and Affordability…

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DoDs Commercial Cloud Contract – Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC) Connecting the Department to the Cloud 9.14.23

The Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC) is a multi-vendor, enterprise-wide acquisition vehicle that provides the DOD with a vehicle to acquire commercial cloud services directly from commercial…

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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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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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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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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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OTA Today - Newly Released Guide to Research Other Transactions -7.12.23

Description: This OTA Today focuses on the recently released Guide to Research Other Transactions under 10 U.S.C. 4021. The Guide's release on June 2, 2023 satisfies Congress' requirement…

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Government Property Matters (Auditing Receipt of Government Property) 6.14.23

Description:This web event is a platform for anyone who has an interest in Government contract property and a desire to communicate with subject matter experts. Participants will gain exposure to…

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Contract Financing (6.13.23)

(Click on the Down Arrow at the top of the video screen to download the presentation from this Webinar) During this Webinar DCMA will address the following topic(s):Contract Financing Progress…

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Leading Acquisition Series Leaders Intent Unlocking the Power of Delegation 6.8.23

What's the best way to change decision-making authorities on a team? The key is in delegating decision-making authority as much as possible. This webcast will focus on how leaders can transfer…

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Competing to Win Series What to do when the SECDEF calls and mobilizes your program 6.6.23

The war in Ukraine has been testing the industrial base of the United States in recent months. The United States has provided lots of military aid in terms of artillery rounds, missiles, PATRIOT air…

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Navigating the Multigenerational Workplace 5.22.23

Description: In any given workplace, there are up to five different generations being represented. Every generation has formative experiences that shaped their perspectives and motivations about…

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