Federal Acquisition Service Training (FAST) Monthly Conference Series

Introducing the Federal Acquisition Service Training Series - Join GSA’s category experts as they explore:

  • Market research techniques to inform requirements
  • Best practices on evaluating capabilities and managing performance
  • A set of tailored acquisition planning packages; with an in depth look at how to apply them
  • Emerging market trends and insights impacting specific categories

At each session, you’ll get access to a suite of acquisition planning packages and e-tools developed to support the buying/selling process.

Sessions are free to industry and agency partners; and participants earn 3 Continuous Learning Points.

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Please submit any questions to: fast.event@gsa.gov

Upcoming Sessions

Date Session Topic
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Electronic Records Management (ERM): Register Now >


  • Welcome
    Presented by Erv Koehler, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Customer & Stakeholder Engagement
  • The Challenge of Managing Federal Records
    Presented by Beth Cron, NARA, Records Management Policy and Outreach
  • GSA’s Solution to Electronic Records Management
    Presented by Matt Mastronardo, GSA, Business Development
  • Micro Session: Market Research As a Service
    Presented by Michael D’Alessandro, Branch Chief, Customer Service Director &
    Tiffany Shabanian, Program Manager, Customer Service Representative
  • Micro Session: Experience eBuy
    Presented by Peter Bastone, Program Analyst, FAS System Management & Transformation
  • Conducting the Acquisition
    Presented by Laura Taddei, GSA, IWAC Projects Branch
  • Closing Remarks
    Presented by Dena McLaughlin, Regional Commissioner, GSA Federal Acquisition Service
Thursday, May 13, 2021 Incorporating Security into your IT Acquisition: Register Now >
June 15-17, 2021 Federal Acquisition Service Training Conference: Registration Coming Soon
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Guard Services: Registration Coming Soon
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Facilities Maintenance: Registration Coming Soon

Previous Session

Date Session Topic
Thursday, March 18, 2021 Management and Advisory Services
Download Slide Presentations on gsa.gov/fast
Last Reviewed: 2021-04-13