The keys to a successful procurement

June 25, 2013 — This week on “Off the Shelf”, Dave Mader, senior vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, joins host Roger Waldron to talk about acquisition planning and the importance of fundamentals in delivering best value outcomes for agencies and taxpayers.

Mader will talk about requirements development, risk allocation in contracts and how shared services create efficiences and reduce duplication.

He will also explain how to put together a top flight acquisition team, how sequestration is affecting procurement, and the challenges facing small businesses in this tough budget environment.