February 23-24, 2021

Virtual Market Analysis Training 2021

Is your agency getting competitive prices? Are you performing effective market analyses to answer that question? Our free market analysis training builds the skills to analyze bid data effectively. Note: Registration is closed for 2021. Stay tuned for details on the 2022 MAT releasing this summer.
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Topics

The agenda includes a combination of virtual lectures and training in market analysis methodology. Virtual attendees will use their personal computers during the training.
First Three Steps in Market Analysis

Learn about data gathering, clean-up, and classification followed by the systematic market analysis steps

"Red Lights"

Identify key indicators that signal non-competitive behavior

Proactive Investigation Guide

Winning the case before it gets to court

Steps to Deter Collusion

Learning to stop collusion before it starts

Contract Pre-Award Analysis

Catch problems at the earliest possible opportunity

Virtual Training

Learn about market analysis techniques safely from your home office at our first-ever virtual training

James T. McClave, Ph.D.

As the Infotech founder and CEO, Dr. McClave has provided statistical and econometric consulting services and expert testimony for hundreds of clients, including the U.S. Department of Justice and many states’ attorneys general. Dr. McClave has been teaching market analysis since its inception. His experience spans a wide variety of industries, from highway construction to health care. He is the author of six leading textbooks on statistics developed during his 20-year academic career.

Jeff Lee Derrer, P.E.

Mr. Derrer has more than 30 years of experience in transportation project management and engineering. He has been a Senior Consultant with Infotech since 2001, providing data analysis services to state transportation agencies. He previously worked for the North Carolina Department of Transportation as Head of the Contract Monitoring Section for more than 10 years, and for the Virginia Department of Transportation as Head of the Antitrust Section for four years. In those roles, he directed activities that analyzed contractor’s bids to ensure a competitive market place.

Dr. Kateryna Bondareva

Dr. Kateryna Bondareva serves as Sr. Business Analyst with AASHTOWare Project Data Analytics™ SaaS module. Ms. Bondareva joined Infotech as a member of AASHTOWare Project Estimation™ team. In 2017, she joined the AASHTOWare Project Data Analytics SaaS team, where she handles a variety of tasks, including requirements gathering and analysis, design, testing and usability studies. Her primary areas of business expertise are data analytics, preconstruction, and estimation. Ms. Bondareva holds a PhD in Computer Science from the Donetsk National Technical University. Her scientific area of interest is parallel modeling and simulation of complex dynamic systems.

Market Analysis Training

Learn about market analysis techniques to identify collusive behavior from data analysis experts.

Registration is closed for the 2021 Market Analysis Training. If you're interested in receiving information about the 2022 MAT, fill out this form.

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