April 17, 2013 - 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET

Government Contracts Symposium

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Venable LLP 
575 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004

Venable’s Government Contracts Practice Group welcomes you to its first annual Government Contracts Symposium. Join us to get to know your Venable Government Contracts Team as we take an in-depth look at the landscape of federal procurement in 2013. There will be many opportunities for group and one-on-one discussions with Venable’s government contracts attorneys and guest speakers, as well as a networking cocktail reception at the close of the program.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast, Networking, and Opening Remarks

9:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Panel 1: Protecting Your Intellectual Property

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Panel 2: The Changing Landscape of Ethics and Compliance

  • Moderator
    George W. Wyatt 

  • Panelists
    Dismas Locaria 
    Lindsay B. Meyer 
    David R. Warner
    Kevin T. Boyle (Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, MCR, LLC)

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch and Networking

1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Panel 3: Strategies for Obtaining and Preserving Your Awards

  • Moderator
    Keir X. Bancroft 

  • Panelists
    James Y. Boland 
    Rebecca E. Pearson
    Curtis Schehr (Executive Vice President and General Counsel, DCS Corporation)
    Sherry Rhodes (Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Noblis)

3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Panel 4: Litigating Against the Government

  • Moderator 
    Paul A. Debolt

  • Panelists
    Lars E. Anderson
    Seth A. Rosenthal 
    Michael Brien (Partner, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP)
    David Newsome, Jr. (Senior Legal Counsel, KBR, Inc.)

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Panel 5: Hot Topics: Business Systems and Cybersecurity

  • Moderator
    Robert A. Burton 

  • Business Systems Panelists
    John M. Farenish 
    Rod Mateer (Director, Government Contracting Services, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP)

  • Cybersecurity Panelists 
    Bobby N. Turnage, Jr.
    Ben Winter (Associate General Counsel, Lockheed Martin Corporation)

5:30 p.m.
Cocktail Reception