1:00 – 2:30 PM EST
IT IS ESSENTIAL FOR PROJECT PARTICIPANTS TO KNOW THE WHO, WHAT AND WHEN OF THE CONTRACT BID PROTEST.
This content is designed for contract professionals with five or fewer years of experience. It explains the fundamentals of bid protests before an agency or a court. We will explore the history and purpose of competitive bidding, the agency perspective on bidding and bid protests, the general principles of bid protests, the difference between pre-bid protests, post-award bid protests, agency bid protests, judicial bid protests and evaluating the prospects for success on a bid protest.
The primary purpose of this topic is to equip contract professionals with a competent understanding of bid protests, the options for presenting a protest and the means of evaluating the likelihood of success.
- You will be able to describe agency perspective on public bidding and bid protests.
- You will be able to identify administrative bid protests.
- You will be able to recognize viable grounds for a protest.
- You will be able to review how to effectively manage the bid protest process and terminate the process if it appears to be unproductive.