Covid-19: Government Contractor Guidance

March 25, 2020 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

The federal government is continuing to adapt to changes as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. As a result, government contractors like you are being forced to adjust to an increasingly uncertain environment while keeping pace with existing contractual duties, pursuing new opportunities, and understanding how to communicate with agency customers to continue meeting demands. Join Bloomberg Government and the Professional Services Council (PSC) for an upcoming webinar – Covid-19: Contractor Guidance.

Topics include:

  • Guidance released by federal agencies such as Office of Management and Budget, Defense Department, and Small Business Administration
  • Reported spending related to combating Covid-19
  • Bloomberg Government data on reported spending related to combating Covid-19
  • Contract remedies available under the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to withstand Covid-19 uncertainties
  • Issues contractors should monitor such as contract schedule and payment delays, facility closures, and shifting priorities to telework


David Berteau headshot

David J. Berteau
President and CEO
Professional Services Council

Mr. Berteau became the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Professional Services Council (PSC) on March 28, 2016. With more than 400 members, PSC is the premier advocate of and resource for the federal services industry. As CEO, Mr. Berteau focuses on legislative and regulatory issues related to government acquisition, budgets, and requirements by helping to shape public policy, leading strategic coalitions, and working to improve communications between government and industry.

Dan Snyder
Director, Government Contracts Analysis
Bloomberg Government

Dan Snyder is Bloomberg Government’s director of government contracting analysis. He specializes in identifying the largest contracts in the government market and advising clients on custom research engagements. Prior to joining Bloomberg, he served as an analyst focusing on GSA/VA Federal Supply Schedule consulting. He holds an undergraduate degree in political science from Siena College and Masters in Business Administration and an M.S. in government contracts at The George Washington University. Follow me @DanielSnyder22

Laura Criste
IT Analyst
Bloomberg Government

Laura Criste is a federal market analyst with Bloomberg Government. Criste specializes in cybersecurity, IT budget, and IT modernization. Previously, she was an analyst at ANSER’s homeland security federally funded R&D center. There, she informed homeland security strategy, including the 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review, by examining activities, mandates, budgets, and threats. Laura has a bachelor’s degree in economics and physics from the University of Virginia and a masters in operations research from George Mason University. Follow me @Laura_Criste

Robert Levinson
Senior Defense Analyst
Bloomberg Government

Robert Levinson is a Senior Defense Analyst with Bloomberg Government. He specializes in analyzing DOD spending trends, budget activity, and identifying the largest opportunities being released at the Pentagon. He is a retired lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force with more than 20 years of service. Levinson worked for Booz Allen Hamilton as a strategic communications consultant. He has a bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a master’s from the University of California, and is a Harvard Kennedy School for Senior Executives graduate. Follow him @levinsor