Have you ever contemplated whether an OT award to a small business can be counted as part of your agency's small business participation? Join Max Kidalov, Legal Counsel to the Department of the Air Force Small Business Programs, who will discuss the legal issues that led to the conduct of the Nonaudit Service Results on Small Business Participation in Other Transactions and its summary of small business participation rates and trends in Air Force funded Other Transactions at the agreement and sub-agreement level between Fiscal Years 2016 and 2020.
Max V. Kidalov, Attorney-Advisor , USAF
Mr. Kidalov, NH-IV, is Attorney-Advisor (Contracts) in the Office of General Counsel (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics), U.S. Department of the Air Force (DAF). He provides legal, legislative, and policy advice to the Secretariat, the Air and Space Staffs, Major Commands, and Direct Report Units on small business, innovation, defense industrial base, regulatory relief, and related matters. Mr. Kidalov serves as Legal Counsel to the DAF Office of Small Business Programs (SAF/SB), and assists SAF/SB with oversight of Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR), and other DAF-wide small business-related programs and initiatives. Mr. Kidalov represents the DAF on Small Business Teams of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and the Defense Acquisition Regulation (DAR) Councils. Mr. Kidalov is a member of the Air Force Board of Correction of Military Records (AFBCMR)
Kristine Kassekert, DAU Learning Director for OTA