Government’s Perspective: “How does the Agency Program Office Drive Innovation to better serve the mission?”

Why should you attend?
Learn agency internal methodologies/processes that drive innovation for mission success
Understand who and what drives agency, program and mission innovation
Learn how Industry and Government do/do not collaborate to drive innovation
Learn how agencies balance risk against innovation

Who should attend?
Government Program Office and Acquisition personnel
Industry Business Development, Capture Managers, Solution Architects and Program Managers
Where: Clyde’s Tysons Corner When:Tuesday May 12th, 2015

Registration & networking: 3:30 – 4:15pm
Forum Discussion: 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Post Discussion Networking: 5:30-6:00pm
Ticket Purchases
Advanced Purchase: ProCM Members: $25.00 / Non-members: $75.00,
At the Door: walk-ins limited to available seats: ProCM Members: $35.00 / Non-members: $85.00
Cash Bar, hot Hors d’oeuvres
Registration Link:

Panel Discussion Questions:
How is Innovation implemented through internal initiatives?
How is Innovation implemented through industry engagement?
How is Innovation implemented through government-to-government partnerships?
How is Innovation implemented through procurements?
Innovation Risk: What determines the level of acceptable risk with innovation? Does your agency calculate the Return on Investment (ROI) against projected savings from implementing innovation? If so, How?
Forum Moderator and Panelists:

Thomas A. Cellucci, PhD, Chairman & CEO Cellucci Associates and former First Chief Commercialization Officer US Department of Homeland Security

Confirmed Panelists:
Chris Hamm, GSA FEDSIM Director Operations
Keith Seaman, Independent Healthcare/Health IT Consultant, former Assistant Deputy Chief Information Officer (ADCIO) for Project Management (PM) and former Director, Defense Business Systems Acquisition Executive, Component Acquisition Executive Office of Secretary of Defense-Business Transformation Agency
Harrison Smith, Department of Homeland Security CPO Industry Liaison


About Professional Capture Management Forum
The ProCM Forum is a nonprofit association that fosters the development, advancement and growth of all business development professionals. Its mission is to create an open forum for industry and Government professionals to learn together about the processes and methodologies each employ, communicate on issues that impact both Government and Industry, share innovative, efficient and improvement ideas, and provide information and training in all aspects of the Federal Business Development Life Cycle disciplines. For more information, visit


About Cellucci Associates, Inc.

Consultants to business, industry, and government, Cellucci Associates, Inc. provides solutions on high technology strategic management, commercialization and marketing of emerging technologies. The firm was founded in 1999 by Thomas A. Cellucci, PhD, MBA , the first Chief Commercialization Officer at the US Department of Homeland Security and the White House in both the Bush and Obama Administrations. The firm provides services through its 14 global offices.