Join us for an engaging and interactive practical discussion about discussions throughout the procurement process. With panelists selected for their expertise and unique insights into the discussions process, this is a panel you won’t want to miss. Gain insights into the business and practical considerations agencies and companies analyze in the context of discussions with insights provided by MaryKate Robinson, Deputy Program Executive Officer, Combat and Mission Support, U.S. Air Force, and Kimberly Scott, Staff Contracts Administrator, Mission Systems Sector, Northrop Grumman Corporation. Hear about in-house legal considerations from Navy attorney Candi R. Alfred, Senior Associate Counsel, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program Office and Northrop Grumman in-house counsel, Frank Windham. Finally, Liza Craig, of Reed Smith LLP, will provide the outside counsel perspective. Panelists will share their personal experiences with discussions, practical tips, and thoughts on how to maximize the effectiveness of discussions – from both the agency and industry perspectives.