Much progress is being made through GSA’s Schedules Consolidation, Contract Writing System, and Catalog Management initiatives.
Stephanie Shutt, director of the Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) Program Management Office, joined host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the Federal Acquisition Service’s MAS consolidation initiative.
Jonathan Aronie, David Douglass and Scott Maberry, partners at Sheppard Mullin, join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the firm’s new Organizations Integrity Group, which develops and implements compliance programs for companies and organizations that do business with the government.
Fred Diamond, co-founder of the Insitute for Excellence in Sales, joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center, to discuss the origin and scope of the IES and how integrating sales and marketing can drive contractors in a positive direction.
A couple of subtleties creep in, as Federal Drive with Tom Temin learned from procurement attorney Joe Petrillo of Petrillo and Powell.
Eric Strauss, Tan Wilson and Elizabeth Moon, members of AFCEA’s small business committe, joined host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center, to discuss the committee’s mission, goals, and its plans for 2020.
Congress is still unable to create long term spending packages. Meanwhile there’s some new rules for them to follow in order to do business with the government.
In today’s Federal Newscast, acquisition authorities have made a proposed rule final, to keep phony parts out of systems the government buys.
The Artificial Intelligence (AI) team at Booz Allen Hamilton joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf for a wide ranging discussion of how the Department of Defense is using AI and machine learning to support its mission.
Judith Zawatsky, the assistant commissioner in the Office of Systems Management in GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, said she will work with GSA CIO David Shive on a post-mortem to figure out what went wrong with the FBO.gov to beta.sam.gov move.
Last week Norm Augustine joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss just-completed work with the National Academy of Sciences, examining the future of the interstate highway system.
Rick Suarez, senior vice president of US Market Access at AstraZeneca, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss how the healthcare market is being impacted by the growing trend towards value-based arrangements and payments for pharma contracts.
GSA and the Energy Department are trying to come up with approaches to bring down the ever-growing risk of cyber attacks to technology systems.
What are the biggest problems facing small contractors and what steps can they take to increase their chances of winning government contracts? Find out when Carroll Bernard of Waypoint America and Govology joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center.