Conference, Workshop, & Computer Lab

Federal Government Receivables & Research Bureau (FGRRB)

"How to Get Paid By Uncle Sam"

Wide Area Workflow Demo Lab


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Federal I.D. Number 010689272

August 14    
  8am - 9am Registration
  9am - 5pm Classroom Training by Govenment Employees
August 15
  8:00 - 9:00 Registration
  9am-12pm Classroom Training by Government Employees
  2pm-4pm Workshop with Speakers
August 16
  9am-12pm Classroom Training by Government Employees
All Times are Approximate
DFAS Columbus - Vendor Pay DFAS Columbus - Customer Service
DFAS E-Commerce Department of Treasury
Defense Contract Audit Agency (invited) TVeterans Affairs Finance Center (via teleconference)
DFAS Cleveland Tungsten formerly OB 10
  • Department of Treasury has Developed an E Billing System for all Civilian Agencies Usage
  • Learn How To Access Your Contracts On Line
  • Hear About Several Different Electronic Invoice Inquiry Systems from DFAS,GSA, Treasury etc.
  • Comply with Federal Law That Requires You to Submit Invoices Electronically to DoD

FROM DFAS-Columbus, and other DFAS sites,Representing Air Force, Navy and Army Contracts:

Learn the different invoicing and approval processes your invoice goes through as the payment process evolves:
Receipt, Acceptance, Entitlement, Pre-Validation, Reconciliation and ultimately the payment.

  • President Trump has ordered finance centers when possible to pay both small and large business in 15 days
  • MOCAS Data Share concept is expanding to other payment systems within DFAS. Learn how you can access accounting and finance records within DFAS. This data was not available to vendors/contractors in prior periods.
  • Pre-validation threshold to drop 20 $2,500. Learn how this will affect your invoices being processed.
  • MOCAS, DFAS’ largest payment system is being re hosted, how will this affect your invoice processing?
  • DFAS Customer Service options and how to expedite your invoices through the entire process. - Learn about the different Payment Systems within DFAS and how their processes effect payments.
  • MOCAS Entitlement, Procedures, Reconciliation, Close-Out, Cancelled, and Expired Funds. 
  • Procedures so that expired and cancelled funds may be re-opened so payment may be made.
  • Receive a listing of telephone numbers and options to use so the problem invoice may be paid. 
  • Prompt Pay Act—Learn the steps necessary to get paid on time, and if not, learn how you can collect interest and additional penalties owed to you.
  • Learn all about the new functionality of WAWF/WAWF
  • Learn the Procure to Pay methods from the Department of Defense
  • Billing Procedure Differences for Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, and other Defense Departments.
  • LEARN THE MANY Different Invoicing Tools and How They Affect Your Payment and Invoicing Terms—Cost Vouchers, DD 250s, Commercial Invoices, Progress Payments, and Performance Base Payments.
  • Learn how to use and access myInvoice to view the status of your invoices—Remittance and Reconciliation Data.
  • Hear detailed information regarding invoice processing for your contracts and invoices being administered in Afghanistan and Iraq.

FROM: The Department of Treasury

  • Invoice Processing Platform - A full circle of e-commerce techniques from contracting to invoicing to payment, etc. A demo lab is being offered as well


FROM DFAS-Columbus: Representing Air Force, Navy and Army Contracts: Topics Include

  • Invoice approvals, payment processing, listing of telephone numbers for their finance centers, email addresses, customer service responsibilities, funding, reconciliation, elevation of a problem invoice.
  • MOCAS Entitlement, Procedures, Reconciliation.
  • Prompt Pay Act-Learn the steps necessary to get paid on time and if not, learn how you can collect interest additional penalties owed to you.
  • Mandatory Electronic Invoicing-Learn the different processes, WAWF Wide Area Workflow, Receipt and Acceptance Electronic Data Interchange
  • Billing Procedure Differences for Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines and other Defense Agencies.
  • LEARN THE MANY Different Invoicing Tools & How They Effect Your Payment and Invoicing Terms-Cost Vouchers, DD 250’s Commercial Invoice, Progress Payments, Performance Base Payments.


FROM DFAS-Cleveland

  • Will provide a full presentation regarding Navy invoice processing, the LPO function and their new entitlement system; Navy ERP.


FROM Veterans Affairs

  • To provide presentation regarding their invoice and payment processing including Tungsten formerly OB 10.


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    • FGRRB/Attn: George Reaver 14202 Dove Creek Way, Suite 302, Sparks, MD 21152

Payments received by July 11, 2019

Payments received after July 11, 2019

Hotel Information

Crowne Plaza Columbus - North

Conference to be held at the Crowne Plaza Columbus-North, located at 6500 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus, OH 43229.  Reservations my be made by calling 614-885-1885.  To receive our special pricing, please tell the hotel staff you are staying in the FGRRB room block.  Our special rate is $109.00 per night, plus taxes of 17.5%.  Rate is based on availability.  Cut off date for the special rate is July 21, 2019. Hotel offers Free Shuttle.


Cancellations & Substitutions:

Registration fees, less a $95 cancellation fee, will be refunded for written requests received no later than 30 days before the start of the conference. No refunds will be allowed after that. Substitutions are permitted.