GSA's Reverse Auction for Buyers (Virtual) Training Course
Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM ET
Host: GSA Reverse Auction Program (GSARA)
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) is the federal government’s primary procurement agency and is a leader in electronic commerce initiatives. Through its Information Technology Category (ITC), GSA provides its constituents with a multitude of eTools to help meet a variety of procurement needs. One of these eTools is the GSA Reverse Auction Platform that provides a simple auction process for both buyers and vendors. GSA Reverse Auctions was developed by the Federal Government with government contracting officers in mind and is managed by the GSA Reverse Auction Program (GSARA). GSA Reverse Auction system showcases GSA and Veterans Affairs (VA) Federal Supply Schedules and Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) Vehicles.
Attend this FREE training course to learn more about the exciting features including Open Market auctions, and gain valuable knowledge on the GSA Reverse Auction Platform designed to obtain quotes and agency transaction (prices paid) data.
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