acquisition reform

  • New Defense Priorities & the New Budget

    Tomorrow is the expected release date of the FY2010 DoD budget recommendation from Secretary Gates. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn talked about the change in priorities in that budget at the Navy League’s annual Sea-Air-Space…

  • Ideas for fixing the federal acquisition workforce

    By Dorothy Ramienski Internet Editor FederalNewsRadio In the federal government, there is too much emphasis on on awarding acquisition and too little on actually making sure the awards are achieving their goals. That’s the conclusion…

  • Senate unlikely to consider DoD acquisition bill

    The upper chamber will review IMPROVE Act provisions through the Defense Authorization bill. The Senate also is considering other acquisition bills focusing on the workforce.

  • Small business recruited to help affordability efforts

    The top procurement officer of a Top 100 DoD contractor gives a thumbs up to the newly announced Pentagon acquisition reforms. WFED’s Scott Carr reports.

  • Air Force preparing for hikes in health care costs

    Chief of Staff Norton Schwartz said health care costs could make up as much as $65 billion of the defense budget by 2015. He said Air Force must work with other services to help reduce costs.

  • Acquisition reform and more

    Allen Federal president Larry Allen joins host Mark Amtower to talk a wide range of government procurement issues. September 19, 2011(Encore presentation October 24, 2011)

  • House panel targets DoD acquisition reform, but will that be enough?

    The House Armed Services Committee created a panel to figure out a way to reform the defense acquisition processes. Experts say reform may be difficult but it’s also necessary given tight budgets and sequestration.

  • Acquistion reform & organizational transformation

    Gormley Group president Bill Gormley and Tom Sisti, chief legislative consel for SAP will discuss how to reform the federal government’s procurement system. December 10, 2013

  • Acquistion reform & organizational transformation

    Gormley Group president Bill Gormley and Tom Sisti, chief legislative consel for SAP will discuss how to reform the federal government’s procurement system. December 24, 2013

  • The keys to successful IT managment

    Van Hitch, senior advisor for Deloitte’s Federal Practice, and former Justice Department CIO, joins host Roger Waldron to talk about how cloud computing, mobile technology, and other IT advances can help your agency become more efficient. February 4, 2014