BDO's Government Contracting Webinar Series

Government contractors and subcontractors, whether for profit or nonprofit, must be nimble and adaptable to navigate the dynamic regulatory and oversight landscape that comes with federal contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, other transaction authorities (OTAs) and other types of government funding. Staying informed of the latest rules, requirements and federal market trends prepares contractors for continued growth and helps to limit risk. BDO’s Government Contracting practice draws from its experience serving federal contractors across virtually all industries, as well as prior experience and relationships working in government agencies, as audit professionals and industry leaders that provide insights and best practices to the government contracting community.
BDO’s Government Contracting industry leaders are at the forefront of the conversation, remaining active in organizations and associations and contributing research and insights to a variety of news outlets, trade publications, webinars, events and thought leadership. We value the importance of industry participation as a key opportunity to increase knowledge and cultivate conversations to keep clients up to date as changes happen. The BDO Government Contracting Center of Excellence invites you to join us for informative webinars designed to share our knowledge on trending hot topics, compliance concerns, enterprise business systems, finance, tax and other pertinent topics to help your organization thrive in the government contracting sector. 

CPE credit may be earned for each of the webinars.

Representative Topics:

  • Best Practices for Timekeeping & Expense Reporting
  • Preparing Your Organization for Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Tax Considerations When Implementing or Upgrading an ERP
  • De-Mystifying the Revenue Recognition Process
  • Bringing Value Through EVMS
  • Considerations for Automating Your Billings Through ERP Systems
  • The Keys to SCA and DBA compliance
  • Incurred Cost Submission Tips and Techniques  

Upcoming Webinars: 


An Introduction to Cost Accounting Standards for Government

July 20, 2022
12:00 - 1:00 PM EST
Speakers: Geoff Merritt and Sherry Xiong

Navigating the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) can be a difficult task for government contractors. Join our BDO Industry Specialty Services professionals as they breakdown the CAS requirements and explore the path to reach compliance. Topics addressed will include what CAS applicability, impacts of CAS on a contractor’s business, and CAS enforcement.


Archived Webinars:


Achieving Estimating System Compliance as a Government Contractor

June 15, 2022
12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Join our BDO Industry Specialty Services professionals to hear critical insights around Estimating System compliance within the Government Contracting sector. Topics will include an overview of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS), Estimating System rule, key Estimating System audit and compliance issues, best practices for managing system adequacy challenges, and lessons learned from Estimating System reviews.  This session will be valuable for any Department of Defense contractor seeking to establish or maintain compliance with Estimating System requirements.


Mergers & Acquisitions: Considerations for Government Contractors

May 17, 2022

Businesses are always exploring opportunities to generate maximum value for their shareholders. Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) is one option that is often explored by government contractors to achieve this goal. Executing a successful M&A can be very complex and time consuming, especially for government contractors who operate in a highly regulated environment. 
Navigating these complexities while keeping the end goal of maximizing value in mind can be very stressful. For this reason, it is critical that the buyers and sellers are aware of some of the key considerations and issues that are typical to this industry. 

GovCon ERP Selection Considerations Webinar.

GovCon ERP Selection Considerations

April 20, 2022

Join our BDO Transformation & Technology professionals to hear their critical insights into the top concerns and best practice industry requirements government contractors should consider when selecting an ERP.


Unraveling the Incurred Cost Submission Process

February 23, 2022

Discover some important tips that will help your organization ready itself to prepare the Incurred Cost Submission (ICS). 


Best Practices for Timekeeping and Expense Reporting for Government Contractors

January 26, 2022

Please join us for a webinar with BDO Government Contracting professionals as they share their knowledge of the best practices that can be used by your organization to improve timekeeping and expense reporting management.