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Anyone with a .gov or .mil email address can join by emailing listserv@listserv.gsa.gov, the message should have no subject and the body should say “subscribe FITARA”.

Attend Monthly FITARA Implementation Support Meetings

Monthly (previously biweekly) Implementation support meetings are held every fourth Wednesday at GSA. To receive the most recent meeting information, join the listserv.

FITARA Meeting Agendas

July 26, 2017

  • Updates
  • Commerce’s FITARA Implementation Overview
  • Interior’s Joint Certification Process
  • Open Discussion

June meeting cancelled

May 25, 2017

  • Updates
  • USDA Acquisition Process
  • Open Discussion

April meeting cancelled

March 22, 2017

  • Updates
  • State IT Workforce Planning
  • CIO Authority
  • What comes after the Common Baseline?
  • Open Discussion

February 22, 2017

  • Updates - Feb. 28th IDC, self-assessments due may 31st
  • Federal Acquisition Institute (FAI) Integrated Project Team
  • Open Discussion

January 25, 2017

  • Updates - PortfolioStats, IDC reporting, IRM
  • Transition Efforts
  • DCOI Overview
  • Open Discussion

December meeting cancelled

November 30, 2016

  • Updates
  • CIO Authority data from CPIC Reporting (see below)
  • Discussion: FITARA and transition
  • Agenda requests for upcoming meetings
  • Open Discussion

October 26, 2016

  • Updates
  • Treasury’s FITARA Strategy & Progress
  • Discussion of Working Group Ideas on FITARA Performance Metrics
  • Open Discussion

September 28, 2016

  • Updates
  • IT Workforce Insights
  • IT Workforce Workshop: challenges and solutions
  • Open Discussion

August 24, 2016

  • Updates
  • August IDC – FITARA milestones due
  • FITARA toolkit
  • CPIC Transformation (See attached powerpoint)

June and July cancelled

May 25, 2016

  • Welcome & Announcements
  • April 30th Overview – OMB and GSA
    • Outstanding Items
    • Status and Workbook Walk-through
    • Common Themes
  • Updated Management.cio.gov – OMB
    • Example Policies and Resources from Agencies
  • Questions and Open Discussion

April 27, 2016

  • Welcome
  • Agency CIO Evaluations on the IT Dashboard
  • Expectations for OMB Feedback on April Submissions
  • Data Center Memo Update
  • Management.cio.gov Overview
  • Questions and Open Discussion

March 23, 2016

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB - review of April 30th deadline and requirements
  • Draft OMB Agile Governance Overview
  • Q&A and open discussion

February 24, 2016

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB
  • April Submission Requirements Overview - OMB
  • Q&A and open discussion

January 13, 2016

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB
  • IT Category Management Updates - New Esri agreement, draft software licensing memo.
  • Q&A and open discussion

December 2, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB
  • PortfolioStat JSON file submissions
  • TechStat Overview: FITARA requirements and expectations
  • Q&A and open discussion

November 18, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB
  • ACT-IAC FITARA IT Management Maturity Model Presentation – ACT-IAC
  • IT Category Management and FITARA – how Category Management can help agencies meet FITARA requirements through either IT Consulting or IT Outsourcing - GSA
  • Q&A and open discussion

November 4, 2015

  • Cancelled (HOGR hearing on FITARA)

October 21, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Updates from OMB
  • Data Center memo update
  • GSA OGP Data Center shared services work
  • Q&A and open discussion

October 7, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Update on feedback letters from OMB
  • Discussion of how FITARA will be incorporated into upcoming PortfolioStat sessions
  • Overview of how OMB is preparing for next FITARA submissions
  • Examples of general feedback
  • Q&A and open discussion

September 16, 2015 (off-cycle)

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Update on the current review process - OGP and OMB dual review, how agencies will receive feedback from OMB
  • Common themes seen across the federal government
  • Q&A and open discussion

August 26, 2015

  • Cancelled - OMB reviewing agency submissions

August 12, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • JSON format questions
  • First look evaluation and August 17th dashboard
  • Q&A and open discussion

July 29, 2015

  • Welcome and Roll-Call
  • Recap of questions received over the past two weeks
  • Preview of what will happen after August 15th
  • Update on evaluation criteria for review of agency submissions

July 15, 2015

  • Welcome
  • Recap of previous meeting
  • Questions received
  • Discuss Dashboard
  • FITARA IDC Instructions
  • GSA presentation: Implementation Support from the GSA Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP)
  • Q&A

July 1, 2015

  • Welcome
  • Guidance Q&A
  • Discussion of Community Needs