Invited Speaker: Barry Berkowitz, Senior Procurement Executive and Director, U.S. Department of Commerce
Join the ACT-IAC Acquisition COI to hear from invited speaker Barry Berkowitz, Senior Procurement Executive and Director, U.S. Department of Commerce. Topic TBD.
About the Speaker
Mr. Barry E. Berkowitz joined the Department of Commerce, Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Administration team in January 2011 and is responsible for portfolio management, technical and programmatic evaluation, functional acquisition oversight, program management, enterprise risk and strategic sourcing initiatives across the Department. Mr. Berkowitz has over 40 years’ experience in acquisitions, engineering, management, and major systems development.
Prior to joining the Department of Commerce, Mr. Berkowitz was the Director for Cost Analysis for the Department of Energy (DOE). His other civilian federal service includes the Chief of the Congressional, Budget and Program Integration Division for the Air Force Acquisition Capability Directorate for Information Dominance and a senior Operations Research Analyst, Cost Analysis Improvement Group (CAIG), Office of the Secretary of Defense. Mr. Berkowitz also completed a 20 year career in the US Air Force in operations, engineering, program management and analysis as well as 13 years in the private sector in executive positions in engineering, operations, and IT.