Marsh Government Contracting Risk Forum 2017

May 23, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. (EDT)

Marsh’s Government Contracting Center of Excellence invites you to the 2017 Government Contracting Risk Forum on May 23 in McLean, Virginia. This year’s theme is “Growth in an Unpredictable World: Strategies for Resiliency.” We have partnered with Dentons to develop an afternoon of insightful panels and networking opportunities to help you better manage your risk in a changing environment.

Alex Wittenberg of the Global Risk Center of Marsh & McLennan Companies will lead a discussion on escalating social and political uncertainty as well as disruption from technology, climate change, and geopolitical shifts.

Scheduled panels include:

Technology Disruption’s Impact on Strategy and Risk
Focus on competitive and business model disruption as well as business operations disruptions.
  • John Plaisted, Marsh Analytics (Moderator)
  • Erin Sheppard, Dentons
  • James Holtzclaw, Marsh Cyber Risk Consulting
  • Phil Reitinger, President and CEO Global Cyber Alliance
Third-Party Uncertainty from Geopolitical Instability
Focus on contracting with foreign governments, overseas operations challenges, and global third-party / supply chain risk management.
  • Jessica Abrahams, Dentons (Moderator)
  • Julie Martin, Marsh
  • Markian Silecky, Dentons
  • Brian Garcia, General Counsel, Ultra Electronics 3eTI
Social Instability: Optimizing Talent During the Storm
Focus on workforce engagement challenges, generational challenges, global mobility, and technology disruption impact on the workforce.
  • Chuck Moritt, Mercer (Moderator)
  • Chandra Seymour, Marsh Risk Consulting

The forum opens with a networking lunch and concludes with a cocktail hour.

As part of the event, we will be discussing some of the top risks that government contracting companies face. Click here to participate in a survey before the event so we can make our discussions as informative as possible. It should take about 10-15 minutes to complete.

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The Ritz-Carlton

Tysons Corner

1700 Tysons Boulevard

McLean, Virginia


May 23, 2017

12 p.m. - 6 p.m. (EDT)


Mike Connolly