Industry Matters

Impact of budget uncertainty on industry

Impact of budget uncertainty on industry

Larry Prior, CEO and president at CSRA, discusses how industry is navigating budget uncertainty in the federal government.
Impact of federal hiring freeze on industry

Impact of federal hiring freeze on industry

David Berteau, president and CEO of Professional Services Council, discusses the impact of the federal hiring freeze on contractors.
Anser acquires Advanced Technology International

Anser acquires Advanced Technology International

Carmen Spencer, President and CEO of Anser, discusses the acquisition of Advanced Technology International by Anser, and it’s impact on...
Preparing for a possible rollback of contracting EO’s

Preparing for a possible rollback of contracting EO’s

Eric Crusius, counsel at Miles & Stockbridge, discusses several executive orders affecting the contracting community put in place by President...
Congress considers flurry of federal management bills

Congress considers flurry of federal management bills

Robert Shea, a principal at Grant Thornton Public Sector, discussed the flurry of activity in Congress around management and workforce...
Industry roundtable

Industry roundtable

Federal I.T., industry and a presidential transition Steve Bennett, director for the global government practice at SAS, Chris Townsend, vice...
Impact of Trump administration on government contracting

Impact of Trump administration on government contracting

Kevin Plexico, vice president of Deltek, discusses the impact of President-Elect Trump’s campaign promises on the federal contracting community.
Improving the communication between vendors and government

Improving the communication between vendors and government

Teresa Carlson, vice president of worldwide public sector at Amazon Web Services, discussed the communication between vendors and the federal...
Boeing moving defense headquarters to D.C.

Boeing moving defense headquarters to D.C.

Marcus Weisgerber, global business editor for Defense One, discussed Boeing’s decision to relocate its defense headquarters from Saint Louis to...
Industry outlook for 2017

Industry outlook for 2017

Michele Bolos, founder and CEO of NT Concepts, discusses the impact of presidential transition and a new administration on the...
Navigating the Digital Future

Navigating the Digital Future

Here is Tom Simmons, Vice President at Citrix US Public Sector. New Report: Strategies for Government to Navigate the Digital Future It’s no longer...
IT priorities for Trump transition

IT priorities for Trump transition

Jerad Speigel, CEO at Phase One, discusses how industry can help shape I.T. policy in the Trump administration.
Impact of uncertainty on the defense industry

Impact of uncertainty on the defense industry

Robert Kipps, managing director at Kipps-DeSanto, discussed the impact of uncertainty on the defense industry.
Future of the Modernizing Government Technology Act of 2016

Future of the Modernizing Government Technology Act of 2016

Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel at the Professional Services Council, discusses the future of the Modernizing Government Technology Act...
Improving Acquisition with “Making It Easier” Initiative

Improving Acquisition with “Making It Easier” Initiative

Judith Zawatsky, Multiple Award Schedules Transformation Program Manager at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, discusses the Making It Easier campaign.
Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Tim DiNapoli, director of acquisition and sourcing management at the Government Accountability Office, explained how federal agencies are leaving a...
Contractors’ relationship with the agency ‘C’ suite

Contractors’ relationship with the agency ‘C’ suite

Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, discusses why he thinks the proliferation of C-level positions in government, impacts...
Procurement Principles at VA

Procurement Principles at VA

The Government Accountability Office, the inspector general, Congress, and agency leadership made procurement reform a top priority after cost explosions...
Compliance challenges facing industry

Compliance challenges facing industry

Supply chain management represents one of the most significant challenges to federal cybersecurity. Much of that burden falls on industry...
Industry and the MGT Act

Industry and the MGT Act

Trey Hodgkins, senior vice president at the Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), discussed the IT to-do list for...
Industry preparations for a new administration

Industry preparations for a new administration

Bryan Sivak, entrepreneur-in-residence at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and former chief technology officer at the Department of Health and...
Industry takeaways from DIUx’s success

Industry takeaways from DIUx’s success

Northern Virginia Technology Council vice chair Anne Altman discussed how industry views the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx).
Connecting large defense companies with start-ups

Connecting large defense companies with start-ups

Marjorie Censer, defense business editor at Inside Defense, discusses the connection between start-up companies and the traditional defense industrial base.
Evolving role of contract managers

Evolving role of contract managers

Michael Fischetti, executive director of the National Contract Management Association, discusses the changing role of contract managers.