Articles by Roger Waldron

  • The federal market: Is competition in the eye of the beholder?

    These issues surrounding market concentration and competition, as well as the effectiveness of competition, come at an important time for the procurement community.

  • 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. October 3, 2017

  • A procurement tag team

    Gormley Group President Bill Gormley and SAP Senior Director and Chief Legislative Counsel Tom Sisti join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the nexus between procurement policy and procurement operations. September 26, 2017

  • 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. September 19, 2017

  • IT modernization, procurement policy, and the GSA schedules: ‘To be or not to be’

    The American Technology Council’s draft 36-point plan sets forth a blueprint for IT modernization.

  • An update on NASA SEWP

    NASA SEWP Program Manager Joanne Woytek, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss SEWP’s Established Authorized Reseller Program (EARP). September 12, 2017

  • Transactional data reporting, NDAA & more

    Jonathan Aronie, partner at Sheppard Mullin LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the impact of GSA Schedules program’s transactional data reporting requirements. August 29, 2017

  • Winners & losers in the president’s budget

    Who are the winners and losers in President Donald Trump’s budget? Find out when Ray Bjorklund, president of Birch Grove Consulting, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf, to discuss the president’s spending priorities and what they mean for the business of government. August 22, 2017

  • An analysis of the 2018 NDAA

    How would DoD and industry be impacted by the House’s proposed 2018 National Defense Authorization Act? Find out this week, when Jon Etherton, president of Etherton and Associates, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf. August 8, 2017

  • 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.

  • An update on the presidential transition

    Gormley Group President Bill Gormley joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf, for a wide ranging discussion of the opportunities, challenges and dynamics surrounding the presidential transition. July 25, 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.