Cost Analysis Division
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  • Perform cost estimates of potential programs and projects
  • Maintain cost estimation tools
  • Develop cost analysis policy

The Cost Analysis Division performs various activities in support of its function as the cost estimating arm of PA&E. This team provides cost estimates for possible future Agency programs. It also assesses available cost estimating tools to ensure that the Agency's cost estimations are continually improving and increasing in accuracy. The Cost Analysis Division develops cost analysis policy for the Agency, and is available to perform quick turn around cost analysis in support of the Studies and Analysis Division and the Strategic Investments Division.

Tom Coonce is the Director of the Cost Analysis Division.

- NASA Cost Estimating Handbook
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- Cost Analysis Data Requirement (CADRe)
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- JCL FAQ and Email Form

2010 Program Management Challenge Joint Confidence Level Briefing
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- NASA FY09 New Start Inflation Index for use in FY10 (xls, 124k)

- Web Enabled 2008 NASA CEH
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- 12.23.04 - NASA Deputy Administrator Implementation of Cost Management Initiatives Memorandum
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Registration Announcement NASA Cost Symposium 2010

Redefining the Boundaries of Estimating
July 13-15, 2010 Kansas City, MO.

Come and join us at the Marriott Kansas City Downtown for three days of papers and presentations exploring the extension of estimation into territory previously untouched or only lightly touched by our community.

Papers solicited in the following areas:

  • Integrating Project Estimates and Assessments: JCLs, Budget and Cost Phasing, Incorporating Performance
  • Estimating Technology Readiness and Maturity
  • General Cost and Schedule Research
  • Sponsored Cost and Schedule Research

Opening Speaker: Michael Hawes, PhD
Associate Administrator for Independent Program and Cost Evaluation

Registration Closes July 1, 2010

Register for the reportable conference by visiting BOTH of the sites below:
Conference: http://www.nasacostsymposium.info/
Hotel : https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=2550824

NASA Registrants include the following on travel requests and vouchers: 14513-10 NASA 2010 Cost Analysis Symposium

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