Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – June 13, 2018


Pentagon AI contract Project Maven dropped by Google

Bob Work, former Deputy Secretary of Defense, discusses the possible fallout from Google not renewing their Project Maven contract and the controversy regarding military’s use of AI.

The role of “bureaucracy hackers” in government

Jonathan Mostowski, acquisition strategist & bureaucracy hacker at the U.S. Digital Service, discusses his role navigating the procurement process, and how agencies should “start small” when embarking on major projects.

The Pentagon Beat – June 13, 2018

Ashley Tressel, associate editor of Inside the Army and Marjorie Censer, editor of Inside Defense, discuss the selection of five possible locations for the Army Futures Command HQ and the Defense Contract Audit Agency clearing their backlog.