Status Report

NASA HQ Solicitation: CFO Executive Board Membership

By SpaceRef Editor
July 27, 2006
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Synopsis – Jul 27, 2006
General Information
Solicitation Number: NNH06164530
Posted Date: Jul 27, 2006
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jul 27, 2006
Original Response Date: Aug 03, 2006
Current Response Date: Aug 03, 2006
Classification Code: U — Education and training services
NAICS Code: 813920 – Professional Organizations

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Headquarters Acquisition Branch, Code 210.H, Greenbelt, MD 20771


NASA/HQ plans to issue a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for membership on the CFO Executive Board. The authority is only one responsible source FAR – 6.302-1(a)(2). NASA/HQ intends to purchase this membership from the Corporate Executive Board. Membership in the Council provides best practices research and executive education to senior executives of leading institutions worldwide to discover innovative strategies for addressing their most pressing challenges.

The research addresses issues related to corporate strategy, operations and general management, and focuses on identifying management initiatives, processes, tools and framework that will allow clients to avoid reinventing the wheel in addressing problems they share in common with their peers. This includes unlimited accesses to proprietary council research for staff designated by the member of CFO; A series of Annual Executive Retreats offering a unique opportunity for CFOs to interact with other Council principals.

The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12.

Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 3:30 p.m. local time on August 3, 2006. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.

Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice.

All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.

An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Felecia L. London
Title: Simplified Acquisition Specialist
Phone: (301) 286-4112
Fax: (301) 286-0356

Name: Lou Etta M Milstead
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: (301) 286-6638
Fax: (301) 286-0366

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