If you work in the Government acquisition world, this podcast is for you. (not just for Contracting Officers!)
Get ready to tackle the confusing world of MAS (Multiple Award Schedule), GWAC (Governmentwide Acquisition Contract), and MAC (Multiple Award IDIQ Contract) acquisitions. Kevin welcomes special guest Vicky Strycharske to discuss these increasing common contract arrangements. Vicky is a regular guest, former contracting officer, and also a Skyway team member who specializes in GSA schedule and MAS/GWAC/MAC issues.
Learn how these contracts differ from standard FAR Part 15 acquisitions, how they differ from each other, and why these differences can help streamline Government acquisitions.
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Kevin Jans and Paul Schauer created the Contracting Officer Podcast to help Government and Industry acquisition professionals understand more about how the other side thinks. Admittedly, the podcast’s name sounds very limiting. It is not just for contracting officers or even just for those in the contracting profession. Anyone with an interest in the Federal acquisition world can benefit from the insight and down-to-earth explanations of complicated topics provided by the hosts.