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Government Matters (Full Show) – July 22, 2021

Possible revolution underway for fighting ransomware, says cybersecurity expert Ari Schwartz, managing director of cybersecurity services at Venable, discusses implications of a federal government plan to offer rewards for identifying ransomware perpetrators   Initial signs positive for future of Chief Human Capital Officers Council, management expert says Terry Gerton, president and chief executive officer of […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 21, 2021

Disparate organizations preventing Space Force effectiveness, says former Air Force under secretary Matthew Donovan, director of the Spacepower Advantage Research Center at the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies, discusses the lack of military space capability consolidation in the Space Force   United States must influence countries China targets for military interests, says former diplomat Craig […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 20, 2021

Department of Veterans Affairs will use “transformation fund” in 2022 Jim Gfrerer, principal at Fidelis Technology, discusses how the Department of Veterans Affairs will use money from its transformation fund to improve IT   White House should reaffirm role of allies in defense supply chain, says industrial policy expert Jerry McGinn, executive director of the […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 19, 2021

Biggest threat to Air Force modernization is funding misrepresentation, says national security expert Lt. Gen. David Deptula (USAF, ret.), dean of the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies, discusses the importance of accurately representing the funding available for the Air Force   Government should focus on career paths to retain employees, says former agency chief information […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 18, 2021

Defense Department makes progress on assessing cybersecurity of defense industrial base Matt Travis, chief executive officer of the CMMC Accreditation Body at the Defense Department, discusses progress on certifying Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification assessment organizations   Idea of distributed workforce is not new, explains Department of Homeland Security chief human capital officer Angela Bailey, chief […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 15, 2021

Coordination between cyber leaders will be key for new CISA head, says cybersecurity expert Chris Cummiskey, chief executive officer at Cummiskey Strategic Solutions, discusses the mosaic of cyber leadership in government and the coordination between the different positions   Minimum wage executive order could have major mission budget implications, says Celero Strategies president Stan Soloway, […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – July 14, 2021

Navy could field innovative technology into fleet within four years, says former Army major general Maj. Gen. John Ferrari (U.S. Army ret.), visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, discusses the concept of innovating now to enhance the capabilities of the Navy   United States must reach consensus on specifics of threat from China, says […]

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