Best Value Source Selection

January 24, 2012 - January 26, 2012

SAME Continuing Education Programs (CEP)
Best Value Source Selection (BVSS) (24 PDHs)
San Diego, CA -- January 24-26, 2012
Hilton San Diego Mission Valley | 901 Camino del Rio South | San Diego, CA  92108|
Call 1.619.543.9000 for reservations and ask for the SAME group code | SAME room rate is $133 +tax {Breakfast is included!}  | Book your room by January 9, 2012
Last Day to Register Online is January 18, 2012
Course Registration Fees:
Registration Type SAMEMember Non-Member
Government $900 $1000
Industry $1,100 $1,300
Small Business $1000 n/a
CMAA,IFMA, DBIA Member -- Government $900 n/a
CMAA, IFMA, DBIA Member -- Industry $1,100 n/a
If this course does not meet the minimum number of attendees (6) registered by January 3, 2012 , the course will be cancelled and your registration fee will be refunded in full.  
Daily Schedule for BVSS, 3 days, 24 PDHs:
Wednesday, 10/12/11  
8:00-8:30 Introductions
8:30-10:00 Intro to FAR & Best Value Processes
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Hands-On Learning Experience
12:00-1:00 Lunch provided by SAME
1:00-3:00 RFP Structure, Market Research, Acquisition Planning
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-5:00 Hands-On Learning Experience
Thursday, 10/13/11  
8:00-10:00 FAR Part 15.3 Source Selection
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Evaluation Factors, Subfactors
12:00-1:00 Lunch (details to be determined)
1:00-2:00 Hands-On Learning Experience
2:00-3:00 Instructions to Offerors & Evaluation Standards
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-5:00 Evaluation procedures
Friday, 10/14/11  
8:00-10:00 Proposal Analysis
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Exchanges with Offerors
12:00-1:00 Lunch provided by SAME
1:00-3:00 Selection and Award and Debriefings
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:00 Hands-On Learning Experience
4:00-5:00 Protest Avoidance & Lessons Learned
For registration assistance please contact Amira Ismail at
SAME Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Cancellations will be accepted prior to the start of the course and must be received in writing to Tuition costs will be refunded in full minus a handling and processing charge of $50 for individual registrations. Refunds will not be issued after January 9, 2012, unless otherwise arranged with SAME Continuing Education Manager, Belle Febbraro, You may transfer your registration to a colleague if circumstances prevent you from attending the course. Please contact registration services to do so.

For more information on this program, please contact Belle Febbraro

Please report membership problems to the Membership Department at