Regional Events

Northern Virginia Technology Council
GSA Industry Forum
Hosted by the Professional Services Council

Location: NRECA Conference Center, 4301 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22203
Date: January 27, 2015
Time: 8am-11am
Cost: Free

PSC will host a “GSA Industry Forum” to discuss the full range of GSA’s numerous, concurrent acquisition initiatives that collectively could have a significant impact on the federal marketplace. At the forum, Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) Commissioner Tom Sharpe, FAS Regional Commissioner (and leader of the professional services category management initiative) Tiffany Hixson, and other top GSA officials will review their vision and plans for GSA’s:

  • Common Acquisition Platform
  • Category Management Hallways program
  • Consolidation of the professional services schedules
  • Standardized labor categories
  • An “Analytics as a Service” effort seeking to empower GSA customers by providing them with more tools, data sources, and access to subject matter experts
  • The development of a “TurboFAR”; and
  • Expanded strategic sourcing
  • Following the forum, at GSA’s request, PSC will be assembling member company input and feedback for GSA consideration in their continued planning.

    Registration: 8:00 a.m.
    Program Start: 8:30 a.m.

    Click here to register.

    STEM-H Expo
    Hosted by FCPS High School Academies

    Date: February 21, 2015
    Location: Chantilly High School

    FCPS High School Academies will host the annual STEM-H Expo on Saturday, February 21st at Chantilly High School. The event was hosted for the first time last year with great success. Over 400 students, parents, and community members attended and had the opportunity to network with over 30 business leaders in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and health sciences.

    To register click here.