Off the Shelf

  • The VA’s vision for acquisition & logistics

    Greg Giddens, principal executive director and acting chief acquisition Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Acquisition, Logistics and Construction, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the VA ‘s acquisition and logistics operations. August 30, 2016

  • What’s the latest in federal procurement?

    SAP Senior Director & Chief Legislative Counsel Tom Sisti joins host Roger Waldron to discuss category management, transactional data reporting and the current state of commerical item contracting. August 23, 2016

  • GSA’s Transactional Data Reporting rule

    Jonathan Aronie, partner at Sheppard Mullin, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss GSA’s Transactional Data Reporting rule, and what it means for contractors and the government. August 16, 2016

  • Category management, OASIS, and more

    Tiffany Hixson, assistant commissioner of GSA’s Office of Professional Services and Human Capital Categories joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the Professional Services Category Strategic plan. August 9, 2016

  • Trends in government contract pricing

    Jeff Clayton, principal at Baker Tilly, discusses the implications of GSA’s Transactional Data Reporting Rule, and the latest trends in government contract pricing for commercial items. August 2, 2016

  • The challenges of supply chain risk management

    Sally Long with the Open Group Trusted Technology Forum, Cisco Systems’ Edna Conway, and IBM’s Andras Szakal join host Roger Waldron to discuss how the forum is addressing the challenges of supply chain risk managment in the federal government. July 19, 2016

  • The latest on the federal procurement market

    Cameron Leuthy and Dan Snyder from Bloomberg Government join host Roger Waldron to discuss the state of the federal procurement market. July 5, 2016

  • Deloitte’s Global Defense Outlook for 2016

    Jack Midgley, executive officer, Defense and Social Infrastructure, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting Co. Ltd., joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the company’s 2016 Global Defense Outlook. June 28, 2016

  • Bid protests & contract disputes

    Jason Workmaster, of counsel with Covington & Burling LLP, provides an update on significant bid protests, contract disputes and regulatory changes affecting government contractors. June 14, 2016

  • The principles of Better Buying Power

    George Washington University Law Professor Steve Schooner joins host Roger Waldron to discuss “Better Buying Power Principles” and their potential impact on DoD acquisition. May 31, 2016

  • An analysis of the 2017 federal budget

    BirchGrove Consulting president Ray Bjorklund joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the President’s proposed 2017 budget and what it means for contract addressable spending. May 17, 2016

  • Category management & reorganization

    Gormley Group President Bill Gormley joins host Roger Waldron to discuss category management initiatives coming out of the Office of Management and Budget and the keys to reorganizing procurement operations across GSA. May 10, 2016

  • A look at the 2016 presidential election

    Tom Davis, director of Federal Government Affairs for Deloitte, joins Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to talk about about the presidential primary campaigns and the current political climate. April 26, 2016

  • An update on the Civil False Claims Act

    Attorney Brian Miller with Rogers Joseph O’Donnell, PC, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the Civil False Claims Act and its role in government contracts and cyber compliance requirements. April 19, 2016