Off the Shelf

  • Achieving greater mission support through shared services

    This week on “Off the Shelf” Jennifer J. Walcott and Bill Beyer, principals with Deloitte Consulting LLP, discuss strategic opportunities to achieve greater mission support for the federal government through shared services. January 12, 2016

  • The top procurement stories of 2015

    Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, will give us his thoughts on the year in government procurement, and provide an update on the recent NASA SEWP training conference. January 5, 2016

  • The current state of government contracting

    Bill Gormley, president of The Gormley Group, joins host Roger Waldron to for a wide ranging discussion of category management, the common acquisition platform, and the current state of government contracting. December 8, 2015

  • Crossing the streams of federal acquisition reform

    Tom Sisti, senior director and chief legislative counsel for SAP, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss current acquisition reform efforts, including reform provisions in the recently enacted National Defense Authorization Act. December 1, 2015

  • Acquisition policy and the NDAA

    Jon Etherton, president of Etherton & Associates Inc., joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the state of commercial item acquisition, contract duplication and the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act. November 10, 2015

  • The state of commercial item contracting

    Jason Workmaster, off counsel at Covington & Burling LLP, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the state of commercial item contracting. November 3, 2015

  • Alliant 2: Where has it been and where is it going?

    Casey Kelley, John Cavadias and Richard Blake, members of GSA’s Alliant 2 management team will discuss the program’s overall acquisition strategy and goals. October 27, 2015

  • The fusion of business and IT

    Mark White, Global Technology CTO for Deloitte Consulting LLP, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the company’s recent report: “Tech Trends 2015: The Fusion of business and IT: A public sector perspective.” October 13, 2015

  • The keys to capture management

    Bob Lohfeld, Lisa Pafe, and Beth Wingate from Lohfeld Consulting join host Roger Waldron to discuss the keys to capture management and proposal preparation. October 6, 2015

  • Government shutdown, continuing resolutions, and more

    Cameron Leuthy, senior budget analyst at Bloomberg Government, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the current budget, plans for a possible government shutdown, and the long term impact of continuing resolutions. September 22, 2015

  • Cyber requirements & supply chain assurance

    Attorney Bob Metzger with Rogers Joseph O’Donnell, PC, joins host Roger Waldron for a wide ranging discussion of the federal government’s cybersecurity policies and regulations including the new DFARS cyber rule. September 15, 2015

  • What’s new with NASA SEWP V?

    Joanne Woytek, program manager for NASA SEWP V, joins host Roger Waldron to give us an update of the program, which is off to a fast start since being awarded in May. September 8, 2015

  • An update on the Civil False Claims Act

    Jack Horan, Government Contracts Partner at Dentons LLP, joins host Roger Waldron to talk about recent developments under the Civil False Claims Act. September 1, 2015

  • An analysis of procurement spending in FY 2015

    Ray Bjorklund, president of BirchGrove Consulting, discusses procurement spending in fiscal year 2015 and purchasing patterns across the federal government. August 18, 2015