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"Free" South Florida Regional Acquisition Seminar


Free Acquisition Seminar


 
This "FREE" GSA acquisition seminar is intended for federal, state and local government acquisition /procurement officials, Contracting Officers, Program/Project Managers and Contracting Officer Technical Representatives (COTRs) seeking detailed contracting information pertinent to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Federal Supply Schedules (FSS) and Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) while providing training that will equip the audience with tools necessary to simplify their acquisition processes. Attendees will learn the systematic process necessary to successfully award and administer delivery and task order awarded through GSA Federal Supply Contracts. These courses will be presented (in-part) by 1102s that have made awards on behalf of the DOD and other Federal Agencies via Open Market, GWAC, and Federal Supply Schedules contracts.


Topics to be addressed during the acquisition seminar include:
    The purpose, benefits, and regulatory foundation of the Multiple Awards Schedule (MAS) Program and GWAC programs;
    OASIS GWAC Delegation of Procurement Authority training;
    Characteristics and Schedule flexibilities relating to the acquisition life cycle including acquisition planning and market research;
    The task / delivery order administrative functions, documentation requirements, and ordering methods when using GSA    
   Schedules as outlined in FAR Subpart 8.4;

    Special ordering methods such as Blanket Purchase Agreements and Contractor Team Arrangements;
    Open Market -vs.- Multiple Award Schedules - Differentiating FAR Subpart 8.4 from FAR Parts 13 / 14 / 15 / and 51 deviation;

AGENDA
8:00 a.m. -  9:00 a.m.       GSA Solutions (Felix)  
9:00 a.m. -  9:30 a.m.       Assisted Acquisition Services (AAS) (Dan Jenkins or Rep)    
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.      FAR Subpart 8.4 from FAR Parts 13 / 14 / 15 / and 51 deviation (Warren) 
11:00 a.m.  - 12:00 p.m.  Advantage- Felix
                                             Lunch 
1:00 p.m. -  1:30 p.m.       FLEET Short-Term Leasing and Rental program (Stephen or Rep)  
1:30 p.m. -  2:30 p.m.       E-Library- Felix  
2:45 p.m. -  3:45 p.m.       E-Buy-     Warren 
3:45 p.m. -  4:30 p.m.       Reverse Auction for non-complex contracts (NITCP) (Warren)

The following courses will be offered:
  • GSA Solutions Overview- (green)
  • OASIS - GWAC Delegation of Procurement Authority Certification (FAR Part 16)
  • FLEET Short-term leasing and rental program
  • FAR Subpart 8.4 from FAR Parts 13/14/15/51 deviation
  • Complex Use of MAS by Experienced Customers - A Power Users Session
  • GSA Assisted Acquisition Services
  • Green Solution via Reverse Auction for non-complex contracts (NITCP) / Network Services Contracts
 Register early - seating capacity is 85. 

 Entrance at front gate requires a valid State drivers’ license or Federal ID.
This facility is handicapped accessible.
Free Parking is available.

For additional information about this acquisition seminar, and if special needs are required, contact
Felix Peguero-Luna , (954) 290-2287, felix.peguero-luna@gsa.gov.
 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas
100
11200 NW 20th Street
Miami, FL 33172

Event Registration
Online registration for this event has been closed.

CONTACTS

Felix Peguero-Luna
(305) 507-1616
felix.peguero-luna@gsa.gov

 

Green, GSA Solutions, MAS, Acquisition, GWAC, FAR, OASIS,One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services