Off the Shelf

  • The Internet of Things Vulnerability Index

    This week on Off the Shelf, Jack Midgley, director in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s defense consulting practice, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the Internet of Things (IOT) Vulnerability Index and its economic, cybersecurity and defense implications across the globe. November 22, 2016

  • Bridging the contracting “divide”

    BirchGrove Consulting President Ray Bjorklund, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss how to bridge the acquisition management gap between government program managers and contracting officers. October 25, 2016

  • A procurement policy update

    Bill Gormley, president of The Gormley Group, joins host Roger Waldron for a quarterly update on current procurement policy and program trends. October 18, 2016

  • An update on Global Positioning Systems

    Booz Allen Hamilton Vice President Thad Allen joins Off the Shelf to discuss the latest developments in the use and protection of Global Positions Systems. October 11, 2016

  • Acquisition & the NDAA

    Jonathan Etherton, president of Etherton and Associates, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the acquisition provisions in the pending National Defense Authorization Act. September 27, 2016

  • The state of the federal IT market

    Christian Marrone, vice president, External Affairs and chief of staff for CSRA, Inc., discusses the federal IT marketplace, and the role his company’ s next generation IT is playing in meeting mission requirements. September 20, 2016

  • The state of federal procurement

    Rob Burton, partner at Crowell & Moring LLP, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the Transactional Data Reporting rule, the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces rule, and other major procurement issues. September 13, 3016

  • 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