Speaking Engagement

Trending Issues in Indirect Rates

FORVIS Annual Government Contracting Conference

Hyatt Regency Reston
1800 Presidents St
Reston, VA 20190

Blank Rome partner and Government Contracts practice group chair Justin A. Chiarodo will serve as a panelist for FORVIS, LLC’s Annual Government Contracting Conference, being held in Reston, Virginia, on Thursday, April 18, 2024, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a reception to follow.


For government contracting executives, keeping pace with the ever-evolving government contracting compliance rules, regulations, and oversight can be daunting. This program is designed to help demystify the quagmire of changes made over the past year to the contracting rules and regulations to help attendees evaluate the risks they need to be aware of as they lead their organizations forward and provide best practices to overcome those risks.

Justin’s session, “Trending Issues in Indirect Rates,” will take place from 11:00 to 11:55 a.m. He will be joined on the panel by Brad Tress (Director, FORVIS) and Steve Trautwein (Senior Manager, FORVIS).

Other sessions include:

  • Industry Overview
  • Pricing it Right—Current Impacts on Cost and Pricing Strategies
  • Contractor Purchasing Systems—Translating Effective Processes into Wins
  • Recent Trends in Cost Allowability
  • Internal Audit—Leveraging for Value and Solutions
  • Trending Challenges to CAS Compliance
  • M&A—How to Prepare your Company for an M&A Transaction
  • Top Government Audit Trends Impacting This Year's Strategies
  • Top 5 Things a Finance and Accounting Executive Needs to Know about CMMC
  • Recent Legal Decisions’ Impact on Risks for Finance and Accounting Executives

For more information and to register, please visit the event webpage.