Accession Number:

ADA951929

Title:

Proceedings--DoD Procurement Symposium. Progress and Research in the Seventies. 23-24 February 1972

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSONAFB OH SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

211.0

Abstract:

On 23 and 24 February 1972, some one-hundred and twenty educators, researchers and practitioners gathered at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, to discuss Department of Defense DoD Procurement. The theme of this gathering was Progress and Research. The idea of the symposia was to discuss new concepts, research and procurement problems which require research. Topics presented included 1 Return on Invested Capital 2 Innovations in Industrial Preparedness 3 Designing for Cost-to-Produce 4 New Concepts in Pricing - Modular Phases Pricing System and Other Techniques 5 Extra- Contractual Incentives and the Award Fee 6 The Value of a Good Design Team 7 Unified Logistics--An Unholy Alliance and 8 Status of DOD Procurement Research.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE