Today's VAO Webinar: February 4
"February 2016 Update: Recent Acquisition Developments"
Thursday, February 4, 2016 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Join us for this 1-hour webinar and stay current on the most important acquisition-related regulatory, policy, and oversight developments that occurred in December 2015 and January 2016.
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The Small Business Administration (SBA) is making progress on a wide range of efforts aimed at improving efficiency and customer service and reducing administrative burden on small businesses, John Shoraka, associate administrator of SBA’s Office of Government Contracting and Business Development, testified before the House Small Business …… » Read more
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The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) continues to make progress on its cutter acquisitions, part of its ongoing recapitalization program, officials told the House Transportation Committee’s Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation this week. “In addition to efforts to complete the acquisition of the NSC [National Security …… » Read more
In a new blog post, the General Services Administration’s (GSA’s) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) announced additional changes that will be included in the next mass modification and refresh of its Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) program. Highlights include: Streamlined processes. FAS has designed a streamlined process and set …… » Read more
COMMUNITY EVENTS & AWARDS
What events should you be attending? Are there any award programs calling for nominations?
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) has reviewed $4.2 million in public assistance grant funds awarded to the city of Tuscaloosa, AL, by the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grantee, for damages resulting from severe storms and flooding in May 2011 and …… » Read more
ASI Templates current through FAC 2005-86
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