Roger Waldron

  • Management imperatives for schedules consolidation

    Through the strong, coordinated management framework afforded by the single schedule concept, GSA can address contract inconsistencies by providing its acquisition centers and personnel with consistent guidance.

  • Section 846 & commercial item contracting

    Tom Sisti, vice president and chief legislative counsel for SAP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the state of commercial item contracting and the e-commerce implementation of Section 846 of the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act.

  • The top procurement issues in 2019

    Bill Gormley, president of the Gormley Group, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the top procurement issues in 2019 including the challenges posed by GSA’s schedules modernization initiative.

  • Two studies debunk ‘urban myths’ about GSA Advantage

    The Coalition for Government Procurement and the Naval Postgraduate School found agencies were getting better deals through GSA Advantage than through pilots using Amazon.

  • e-GSA: Creating opportunities through e-commerce

    Roger Waldron examines GSA’s unique opportunity to leverage e-commerce to increase best value deliverables, foster economic growth and expand federal customers’ access to commercial solutions.

  • Section 846 & schedules modernization

    Jonathan Aronie, partner at Sheppard Mullin discusses schedule modernization, bid protests, Section 846 and transactional data reporting and more during a wide ranging discussion with host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf.

  • Addressing cyber risks of e-commerce

    As cyber and supply chain issues continue to evolve, the success of the federal procurement system is contingent upon the government’s ability to secure and defend the nation’s digital information infrastructure.

  • Key trends for procurement in 2019

    Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the implication of Section 846, GSA’s eCommerce efforts, JEDI cloud procurement, and key trends shaping the federal procurement market.

  • Readily available multiple award schedule program

    The Coalition for Government Procurement highlights provisions in the Multiple Award Schedules program for federal customers that provide a readily available, streamlined process mirroring the commercial market through its thousands of contracts that provide tens-of-millions of items.

  • e-Commerce: To be or not to be

    There are many benefits associated with ensuring competition, but recent reform proposals for commercial e-Commerce raise concerns about whether competition will continue to be leveraged for agency purchasers.