On January 25, the Performance.gov team hosted a webinar spotlighting the Better Contracting Initiative. Moderated by Christine Harada, Senior Advisor for the Office of Federal Procurement Policy at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the event included keynote remarks from Deputy Secretary of Commerce Don Graves on the PMA’s Priority 3: Managing the Business of Government followed by a deep dive on the Better Contracting Initiative from key agency partners at the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Department of Defense (DoD).
In case you missed it, you can watch a full video of the event, complete with closed captioning below:
Alongside Christine Harada, featured speakers included:
- Don Graves, Deputy Secretary, Department of Commerce
- Mark Lee, Assistant Commissioner for Office of Policy and Compliance, Federal Acquisition Service, GSA
- Tiffany Hixson, Assistant Commissioner for the Office of Professional Services and Human Capital Categories, Federal Acquisition Service, GSA
- Janice Muskopf, Director of Price, Cost and Finance for the Office of Defense Pricing and Contracting, within the Office of the Secretary of Defense, DoD