Government contracting seminar

Government contracting seminar 2020: trending topics and updates in a pandemic environment

 Our fourth annual government contracting seminar will highlight the latest news, updates and approaches in our current climate, touching on the issues that are pressing for companies who do business with the federal government. Baker Tilly thought leaders will discuss hot topics and trends in government contracting, give an update on the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, review current mergers and acquisition (M&A) activities and address the latest in supply chain risk management and enterprise risk management. This half-day seminar will provide three CPE credits, and attendees will have the opportunity to virtually network with presenters and peers after the sessions.


1 – 1:10 p.m. | Welcome and opening remarks

1:10 – 1:35 p.m. | Hot topics and current events

1:35 – 2 p.m. | Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) update

2 – 2:25 p.m. | Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activities in the pandemic environment

2:25 – 2:50 p.m. | Deltek Costpoint: The latest updates, upgrades and road map of the future

2:50 – 3:05 p.m. | Break

3:05 – 3:30 p.m. | Supply chain risk management (SCRM)

3:30 – 3:55 p.m. | Enterprise risk management (ERM)

3:55 – 4 p.m. | Closing remarks

4 – 5 p.m. | Virtual networking – break out rooms

Three CPE credits will be available.

Learning objectives
  • Provide updates on statutory/regulatory provisions and DCAA recent guidance
  • Discuss other recent government contracting press releases and news
  • Review Deltek application roadmap and product enhancements
  • Review automation options for testing and business process efficiency
  • Discuss hot topics for Deltek implementation success
  • Provide an overview of the growing regulatory focus on supplier due diligence and third-party risk management
  • Discuss recent inclusion of supply chain risk management in major federal acquisitions
  • Review leading frameworks from standard setting bodies that federal contractors can rely upon to strengthen SCRM maturity
  • Define the foundational concepts of ERM
  • Provide an overview of Baker Tilly’s ERM approach for government contractors
  • Discuss the value of ERM and the intersection of ERM, internal audit and compliance
  • Review the latest CMMC requirements, highlighting levels of maturity
  • Discuss upcoming rules and guidelines
  • Learn best practices for CMMC assessments
Who should attend

C-level executives, board members and finance, IT and compliance professionals, who do business with the federal government

Information about CPE eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this seminar and advance preparation is not required. There is no cost to attend this event.

CPE info:  Three (3) hours total credit

Level: Basic

Fields of study:  Specialized Knowledge

A certificate of completion will be emailed to you four to six weeks after the event.

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