Civilian Agency Industry Committee (CAIC)

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


The objectives of the CAIC 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.



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

NDIA Contact

For more information about this group, please contact:

Carizza Gutierrez
Associate Director, Divisions
Phone: (703) 247-2599
E-mail: cgutierrez@NDIA.org

Division Contact

Mel Frank
E-mail: Melvin.Frank@hq.doe.gov
Neil Albert
Vice Chair
NFA Consulting
E-mail: nalbert@nfaconsulting.com

Policy Contact

Civilian Agency Industry Committee