Articles by Roger Waldron

  • Ethics & the Defense Industry Initiative

    What role does the Defense Industry Initiative play in promoting ethical business practices for defense contractors? Find out when the Boeing Company’s Ellen Martin and Tom McDaniel with the Harris Corporation join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf. August 1, 2017

  • Best-in-class contracts: Where is the classroom?

    Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, discusses OFPP’s draft circular implementing category management for common goods and services.

  • Digital transformation in the federal government

    CGI Federal Senior Vice President Gregg Mossburg joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss how digital transformation is bringing efficiency, effectiveness and value to the federal government. July 18, 2017

  • An update on the Transactional Data Reporting rule

    Jason Workmaster, counsel at Covington and Burling LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the implementation of the Transactional Data Reporting rule. July 4, 2017

  • Section 801: Limiting competition to ‘increase’ competition?

    Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, says revisions to the NDAA highlight further the growing concerns surrounding the potential impact of the legislation on the federal procurement system, customer agencies, industry partners, and the American economy.

  • Emerging trends in unmanned systems

    Booz Allen Hamilton’s Brian Abbe, Troy Abbot and Eric Billies join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the government’s growing use of unmanned systems. June 27, 2017

  • Existential questions surrounding H.R. 2511’s proposed online marketplace

    Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, says the Defense Acquisition Streaming and Transparency Act seeks to streamline the Defense Department’s acquisition system and improve transparency in the acquisition system.

  • Procurement potpourri

    Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller and DoD reporter Scott Maucione join host Roger Waldron for a wide ranging discussion of current events in the federal acquisition marketplace. June 20, 2017

  • Merging FAS and TTS for the future

    Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, says the merging of TTS into FAS is a positive, strategic step for GSA, and has the potential to be a game-changer.

  • Tech Trends 2017

    Scott Buchholz, chief technology officer for Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Federal Government practice, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the company’s 2017 report on technology trends and their impact on federal government operations. June 13, 2017

  • Lessons from the front line: The MAS program as a market facilitator, not a market manager

    Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, takes a look at what the General Services Administration and Department of Homeland Security discussed at their industry day focusing on the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program.

  • Delivering the cloud to government customers

    Ken Georgi and Curt LeMar with General Dynamics Health Solutions join host Roger Waldron to discuss current trends in cloud computing and best practices for federal agencies so they can make a successful migration to the cloud. May 30, 2017

  • A welcome message from GSA

    Roger Waldron gives GSA plans for streamlining and reform of procurement processes a thumbs up on behalf of The Coalition for Government Procurement

  • AAS: A great story to tell

    Tom Howder, assistant commissioner for FAS’s Assisted Acquisition Service and Chris Hamm, director of FEDSIM, join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss AAS’ shared service model. May 9, 2017

  • Category management & the federal market

    BirchGrove Consulting President Ray Bjorklund joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss government’s category management efforts and the size, scope and complexity of the 750 billion dollar procurement market. April 18, 2017