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    Date:  May 2, 2024 

    Time:  1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ET (10:00 - 11:00 a.m. PT)

    CLPs:  1.0

    Who Should Attend:  Government, Military, and Industry at all levels who want to learn how to significantly reduce procurement lead time by developing simplified and streamlined ordering processes to compete orders among the pre-selected qualified MAC IDIQ contract holders. 

    Speaker:  Mr. Ed Chevalier 

    Description:  Since the Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act (FASA) of 1994, federal agencies have had the flexibility to create and use fast, efficient, and meaningful selection processes in choosing contractors under Multiple Award Indefinite Delivery contracts commonly known as “MACs” (Multiple Award Contracts), yet we continue to struggle to fully leverage this flexibility. This webinar explores why it has been so difficult for so many agencies and what can be done about it.  Most importantly, it will go into specifics as to HOW to create and use processes that can and should be tailored to your unique requirements.    

    Come join us to learn about the decades-long struggle and why agencies have not fully utilized FAR 16.505 Fair Opportunity Ordering Procedures, hear about the various competitive selection processes, and what you can do about it today.  Prepare to posture for change and streamline the contracting process. 

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    Ed Chevalier

    Mr. Ed Chevalier

    Ed Chevalier is a Professor of Contract Management for DAU.  He spent most of his career in contracting at NAVFAC SW, where he served as the Director of Design & Construction Contracting responsible for the execution and oversight of design and construction contracting operations for NAVFAC SW. In a similar role, he previously served as the Director of Environmental Contracting supporting NAVFAC’s largest Environmental program, and he also served as Director of Acquisition Compliance & Oversight and Intern Program Manager. 


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