Advanced Forum on DCAA & DCMA Cost, Pricing, Compliance & Audits

THE FOREMOST compliance event for defense, aerospace and other government contractors, and industry experts working in procurement, government compliance, cost pricing, audit, and more.

June 14-15, 2023- Arlington, VA, United States

Join us this June at the leading compliance event for the government contracting community and their advisors.

This in-depth conference is specifically focused on cost, pricing, audit, and compliance challenges faced by government contractors. This is a unique opportunity to delve into these topics and hear from senior government officials from DCAA and DCMA to ensure that you are compliant and audit ready.

The leading compliance event for defense contractors in these top industries

  • Aerospace/Defense
  • Technology/Software Firms
  • Government
  • Accounting Firms
  • Law Firms
  • Financial Institutions

Top Reasons to Attend

  • LEARN DCAA and DCMA latest priorities and updates
  • GET READY for Business System Audits
  • GAIN best strategies to address cost, audit, and pricing compliance challenges faced by government contractors
  • ASK questions and BRAINSTORM with senior government officials, experienced government contractors and industry experts
  • NETWORK with your peers working in procurement, government compliance, cost pricing, and audit
  • BENCHMARK best practices with decision-makers from leading companies
  • EARN CPE/CLE Credits

Top titles attending this event in the past

  • VP/Director Contracts/Procurement
  • VP/Director Contracts Compliance
  • VP/Director Cost/ Audit/Pricing
  • VP/Director Accounting
  • Partner/Attorney
  • CFO/VP/Director Finance
  • General Counsel/VP Counsel

Pre-Conference Workshops

WORKSHOP A: Business Systems: What to Expect During Your Accounting and Estimating Reviews
June 13, 2023
9:00 am - 12:30 pm

WORKSHOP B: Pricing Best Practices: Preparing for the Impact of Inflation and Mitigating Risks of Your Future Bids
June 13, 2023
1:30-5:00 pm

Workshops are offered In-Person only



  • Terri Dilly, Director, DCAA
  • Steve Lovewell, Director, Pricing Group 3 DCMAP-AC, DCMA Cost and Pricing Regional Command

Government Contractors

  • Patrick Calvet, Senior Government Compliance Manager, Leidos
  • Marc DesLauriers, Business Unit Manager – Business Systems & SOX Controls, Ball Aerospace
  • Neil Gardner, Director Government Compliance, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems
  • Nathan Geesaman, Director Government Regulatory Compliance, Accenture Federal Services
  • Mathew Herdman, Vice President, Corporate Compliance, ASRC Federal
  • Kimberly Lanfersieck, Manager, Business Systems Compliance, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
  • John Norden, Vice President – Strategic Pricing, General Dynamics Information Technology
  • Kelly Peters, Corporate Director, Corporate Contracts and Government Compliance, Huntington Ingalls
  • Mark Quirk, Vice-President, Industry Compliance & Regulatory Affairs, ManTech International Corp
  • Laura Semple, Assistant General Counsel, Amentum
  • Crystal Teed, Senior Legal Counsel, BAE Systems
  • Kristin Torcasi, Vice President - Corporate Compliance, CACI

Industry Experts

  • Joe Bentz, Former Deputy Director, DCAA
  • Derek Boyd, Partner, Baker Tilly US, LLP
  • Jennifer Flickinger, Partner, HKA
  • Noah Leiden, Partner, Baker Tilly US, LLP
  • Stephanie M. Harden, Partner, Blank Rome LLP

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Hilton Arlington National Landing
2399 Richmond Highway, 22202
Arlington, VA, USA
Phone: 703-414-0585

We are pleased to offer our delegates a limited number of hotel rooms at a negotiated rate. To take advantage of these rates, please contact the hotel directly and quote “ACI's DCAA Cost & Pricing Summit”.

Booking Link

Please note that the guest room block cut-off date is May 22, 2023. After that date OR when the room block fills, guestroom availability and rate can no longer be guaranteed.