ABCs of OCI: Know You Don't

This case study focuses on an organizational conflict of interest (OCI) issue within NASA contracting based on a contractor's ongoing work within one contract which could potentially conflict with a new contract the contractor is now preparing to bid for.
Point of Contact
Rogers, Edward W.
GSFC – Office of the Chief Knowledge Officer (OCKO)
Copyright Date
Latest Revision
Contract management, Decision making
Number of Pages
4 pages

This case has been approved for public release under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution—No Derivatives 4.0 International Public License. The views expressed in this document do not reflect official policy or position of NASA or the United States Government. It was developed for the purpose of discussion and training by the Goddard Space Flight Center’s Office of the Chief Knowledge Officer. This material is extracted from publicly available sources and personal interviews with key mission personnel. It is not a comprehensive account of the mission and should not be quoted as a primary source. Feedback may be sent to Dr. Ed Rogers, Chief Knowledge Officer, at or (301) 286-4467.