Day 1: Strategic Thinking
0900-0930 Introduction  –  Deal

History & Why: The Rise of Alternative Acquisition  –  Dunn

0930-1000 Creating Synergy within Government & Beyond  –  Greeff
1000-1030 Federal Innovation Ecosystem  –  Laurent 
1030-1045 Break
1045-1115 Problem Solving Culture  –  Zember
1115-1200 Other Transactions: Pathways  –  Dunn
1200-1300 Lunch
1300-1330 Program Spotlight: DoD  –  Rothzeid 
1330-1415 Consortia: Pushing the Model Forward  –  Tuohy, Greef, McMartin
1415-1445 Legislative Perspective – Greenwalt
1445-1500 Break
1500-1530 The Power of the PIA – Stratton-Feix
1530-1600 Conceptualizing Middle Tier Acquisition  –  Modigliani
1600-1645 Authority Spotlight: 2373  –  Tedder, Rhylander
1645 Networking Happy Hour sponsored by ATI

 

 

Day 2: Strategic Doing
0900-0915 Intro, Q&A
0915-0945 The Importance of the Team  –  Karaki, McMartin 
0945-1030 Strategic SBIR & Pitch Days  –  Benson, DeLorme
1030-1045 Break
1045-1115 Program Spotlight: National Security Innovation Network  –  Aughenbaugh 
1115-1200 Overcoming Resistance  –  Soloway, Zember, McMartin
1200-1300 Lunch
1315-1400 Keynote: Stacy Cummings, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Acquisition Enablers
1400-1430 Program Spotlight: NASA  –  Leonard 1400-1430 Office Hour w/ Rick Dunn: “godfather” of OTAs
1430-1445 Break
1445-1515 Program Spotlight: Joint Acquisition Agility Summit –  McMartin 1445-1515 Office Hour w/ Rick Dunn: “godfather” of OTAs
1515-1600 Q&A and Closing remarks
(agenda subject to change)
“There is big difference working with teams who have received your [Strategic Institute] training.  The teams that have work together much better and really get it.  The difference is night and day.” – Consortia Manager