Brian Sivak, former CTO, Health and Human Services

Every agency in government will roll out its own Buyer’s Club program. It will be *based* on the one at the Department of Health and Human Services but it shouldn’t be a copy of the HHS model, according to Anne Rung, the administrator of Federal Procurement Policy. Bryan Sivak, a former chief technology officer for HHS, was a driving force behind the Idea Lab and the Buyer’s Club at the agency. He tells In Depth with Francis Rose about the origins of the Idea Lab, and how the Buyer’s Club came out of it.