ADAPT Open Meeting 


 Agile and EVM in DoD 

Event Number



 4/17/2015  to 4/17/2015 


 Navy League Building, Arlington, VA 


 Tammy Kicker ([email protected]) 


ADAPT Open Meeting

Agile and EVM in DoD: Progress and Challenges

April 17, 2015
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Navy League Building
2300 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA

Continental breakfast at 8:00 AM


A discussion with two senior DoD leaders of the changing IT policy towards adoption of Agile, and the challenges of applying EVM to acquisitions that are now employing Agile methods.


DoD IT Policy Update - Efficiencies and Acquisition Reform 

Don Johnson, USD (AT&L), DASD (C3 and Cyber) 
Emerging Approaches to Applying EVM to Agile Programs  

Gordon Kranz, Deputy Director for Earned Value Management
Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analyses, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition 
DoD is recognizing the need, spurred on by budget reductions and sequestration impacts, to accelerate adoption of acquisition methods that lower cost. With the added benefit of improving quality, Agile methods seem to be gaining much more acceptance in DoD acquisition community. Attend and discuss with the speakers progress to date and remaining challenges. 

Cost to Attend

See the Registration tab for the Registration Fee schedule.

ADAPT is community of industry and Government practitioners collaborating on adoption of agile methods across government agencies. For more information click here.

Navy League Building
2300 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, VA

Metro: Courthouse stop on the Orange Line

Building opens at 8:00 AM

Location in Google Maps

Registration is now CLOSED!

Registration will close on April 15th.  Seating is limited at The Navy League Building.  Not able to register online? Contact us if you prefer to register by form.

Attendance is complimentary for U.S Government and Active Duty Military

Registration Fee
$0 for U.S. Government and Active Duty Military
$35 for Academia (fulltime Academic employee)
$35 for Industry Members or Allied/Non-US Government
$45 for Industry Non-Members

Pre-registration will close end of day on Wednesday, April
15, 2015. Please note that seating is limited for this event.

All cancellations must be in writing. No refunds will be
given for cancellation. Substitutions are welcome in lieu of
a cancellation. There is a $25.00 change fee if a financial
change is made. Requests for substitutions must be made in
writing to Tammy Kicker ([email protected]).

For information contact Tammy Kicker ([email protected])

Presentations from the April 14 ADAPT Open Meeting


Don Johnson
USD (AT&L), DASD (C3 and Cyber)





Gordon Kranz
Deputy Director for Earned Value Management
Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analyses, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition







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