Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014
Decosimo Solvability, LLC, the government contracting consulting practice of the Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm Decosimo, will host and provide thought leadership for the Rocket City GovCon Conference on Thursday, September 18th. Taking place in Huntsville’s Jackson Conference Center, the one-day conference is focused on bringing together government contracting professionals and executives with business experts to discuss key the factors that can assist businesses in growing government contracting opportunities.
“We have designed the Rocket City GovCon Conference to offer our attendees insightful ideas, straightforward solutions and fresh perspectives from a number of the nation’s leading expert working in the field today,” said Joe Yearta, a Director of Decosimo’s Solvability practice. “Any business involved in government contracting or any business that has considered working with government contracts should make plans to attend our conference, because the experts we have assembled will be presenting a wide range of best practices and proven tactics that are focused on positively impacting all aspects of a business. The Rocket City GovCon Conference is a great continuing education opportunity for business owners, principals, CFOs, controllers, contract managers, accountants, project managers, business development specialists and CPAs with government clients.”
The conference will feature two educational tracks and a keynote address by Cole Walker, an energy entrepreneur and advocate who serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of EDT Energy. Through a keynote address entitled “The EnergyNet is the Next Internet,” Mr. Walker will examine the decentralization of power production and the impact of SMART GRID movement. The keynote address will explore the changes taking place as the nation moves from analog-based equipment to digitally-based control systems and the potential for the power grid to become an EnergyNet that manages electricity from the plant to the plug.
This year marks the eighth annual Rocket City GovCon Conference, an event which has sold out in recent years. The conference was developed by Solvability, a practice specializing in cost accounting solutions and federal contract compliance consulting, to provide quality education by industry experts to the Huntsville community.
Additional speakers for this year’s conference will include: Chairman Dale Strong -- Madison County Commission; Michael P. Jennings, PhD. -- National Contract Management Association, Huntsville; Max Patin -- Unanet Technologies; Richard Raleigh --Wilmer & Lee; Joe Hidalgo -- First Team Solutions; Jerry Gabig -- Wilmer & Lee; Bill Acuff -- Decosimo; Jenny Clark -- Decosimo Solvability; Kevin Plexico -- Deltek; Steve Reed -- Go-To-Market-Solutions; Michael J. Paulus, PhD. -- Oak Ridge National Laboratory; David Shaffer --Sand Solutions Limited; Mary Jane Fleming -- UAH PTAC; Ken Merwin -- Polaris Systems; Stephen Granade, PhD. – Dynetics.
The cost to attend the Rocket City GovCon Conference is $149. To learn more about the event and to register online, please go to http://www.govconconference.com. In addition to Decosimo, the companies serving as partners for the Rocket City GovCon Conference are Deltek, Sand Solutions Limited, ServisFirst Bank, Unanet, and Wilmer & Lee, P.A. Attorneys at Law.
About Decosimo Solvability, LLC:
Founded in 1997, Solvability is comprised of subject-matter experts in the field of government contracting covering DCAA compliance cost accounting, indirect rate structures, pricing and overall business management.
Decosimo is perennially ranked as a Top 100 accounting and business advisory services firm. Decosimo is a regional firm with offices in nine geographic locations in the United States and the Cayman Islands, with approximately 300 professionals and staff. Each of Decosimo's offices provides a full range of accounting and advisory services to a wide array of industries. Additionally, Decosimo is an independent firm associated with Moore Stephens International Limited. With over 300 firms with a total of 667 offices across 105 countries, Moore Stephens and Decosimo provide clients with access to significant resources and expertise comparable to Big Four firms.