Mission

Civilian Agency Industry Working Group (CAIWG)

This joint industry and federal government agency working group provides a forum for the open exchange of government and industry views on performance based management systems including EVMS.

Objectives

The objectives of the CAIWG are to:

  • Promote the understanding and implementation of a process that integrates systems engineering, scope management, cost estimating, procurement, risk management and scheduling
  • Support the review and coordination of civilian agency EVM policies, guidance and practices,
  • Serve as a resource for EVM issues and concerns with civilian agency EVM policy, procedures, and practices,
  • Analyze and identify solutions related to EVMS on major issues,
  • Identify best practices which contribute to improved management of schedule and costs,
  • Research and provide best practices guidance and assistance to government and industry partners,
  • —Provide a consolidated response on NDIA IPM and EVM guides, OMB issues and policies, and GAO issues and reports,
  • Render decisions and issue industry positions where appropriate.

 

CAIWG

Topics: Acquisition, Contracting, Defense Contracting, Government Policy, Earned Value Management, EIA 748 Standard, Performance Management

NDIA Contact

For more information about this Division, please contact:

Mr. Dave Chesebrough
Vice President, Divisions
Phone: 703-247-2597
E-mail: dchesebrough@ndia.org

Division Contact

Jerry Jones
Chair, CAIWG
Federal Aviation Administration
E-mail: jerry.jones@faa.gov
Neil Albert
Vice Chair, CAIWG
NFA Consulting
E-mail: nalbert@nfaconsulting.com

Policy Contact

For policy-related or congressional inquiries, please contact:

Mr. Wesley Hallman
Senior Vice President for Policy
Phone: (703) 247-2595
E-mail: whallman@ndia.org

Civilian Agency Industry Working Group