The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service has its own opportunity to go back to the future via the single schedule concept, as the current schedule structure limits flexibility, says guest commentator Roger Waldron.
Acquisition took center stage during day two of the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council’s 2018 Executive Leadership Conference in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Project on Government Oversight called the move to replace Acting Interior Inspector General Mary Kendall with a political appointee “puzzling.”
ImmixGroup Vice President and GM Troy Fortune, and Rita Walston, the company’s senior director of Marketing Programs, join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss the upcoming Government IT Sales Summit and how to bring cutting edge technology to the government market. October 15, 2018
Sometimes agency professionals, such as the people who write contracts, fail at the basics, says procurement attorney Joe Petrillo.
October is the 14th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month at DHS and this year, strengthening the workforce is top of mind.
New law requires FEMA to investigate how it awarded $30M for hurricane relief contracts for Puerto Rico to fledgling Bronze Star, LLC
Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said the rule on performance-based payments and progress payments wasn’t adequately coordinated within the Pentagon before the public comments process began.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a new report from the Homeland Security Department says large agricultural operations face cyber threats like data theft, and even destruction of large-scale farm equipment.
Tom Sisti, vice president and chief legislative counsel at SAP joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the state of commercial item contracting, category management, and the latest in cyber and supply chain risk policy developments. October 9, 2018
Government Marketing University’s Lou Anne Brossman and Rita Walston of the immixGroup join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center for a wide ranging discussion of topics germane to GovCon marketing professionals. October 8, 2018
The report identifies five macro forces that influence 10 risk archetypes, each of which represents a threat to the stability and security of the defense industrial base.
John Shoraka, managing director GovContractPros and a former SBA executive, describes why recent procurement actions don’t bode well for small firms.
Marcia Madsen, partner at Mayer Brown LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the Civil False Claims Act and some of the key acquisition reforms outlined in the 2019 NDAA. October 2, 2018