procurement reform

  • Armed services continuously make procurement reforms

    Tinkering by Congress has rendered Defense procurement into a sort of laboratory — and each of the armed services is running its own experiments.

  • A procurement potpourri

    This week on Off the Shelf, Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller joins host Roger Waldron for a wide ranging discussion of the top acquisition stories including the implementation of the Section 846 eCommerce initiative and the latest on the JEDI cloud procurement bid protest saga.

  • Alan Chvotkin: Industry, federal leaders explore procurement reform

    Both the civilian and defense sides of the government are seeing procurement reforms launched by both the administration and Congress.

  • Could solutions used to fight Ebola be a new model for procurement?

    USAID’s Ebola Grand Challenge opened the door for a new set of vendors to offer their products and services to the government. Contractor Doug Burr wonders if this could be a new way for agencies to procure products.

  • An “under the hood” look at procurement

    Tom Sisti, chief legislative counsel at SAP will discuss procurement reform and the challenges facing the procurement system. November 11, 2014

  • What does real procurement reform look like?

    Steve Schooner, Nash & Cibinic professor of Government Procurement Law and co-director of the Government Procurement Law Program at the George Washington University Law School, will discuss procurement reform and other acquisition issues with host Roger Waldron. November 4, 2014

  • An “under the hood” look at procurement

    Tom Sisti, chief legislative counsel at SAP will discuss procurement reform and the challenges facing the procurement system. October 28, 2014

  • What does real procurement reform look like?

    Steve Schooner, Nash & Cibinic professor of Government Procurement Law and co-director of the Government Procurement Law Program at the George Washington University Law School, will discuss procurement reform and other acquisition issues with host Roger Waldron. October 21, 2014

  • Reforming Acquisition at DoD

    The House’s oversight of reform for the acquisition system at the Pentagon is done by the Defense Acquisition Reform Panel, under the auspices of the House Armed Services Committee. Last week the panel heard from…

  • No clear path to procurement reform

    Without proper guidance, reform could go either way.