Government Matters (Full Show) – June 10, 2018


On this weekend edition of Government Matters–

TMF Board awards first round of funding

USDA Chief Information Officer Gary Washington discusses the funding his agency received from the Technology Modernization Fund to improve, and how the proposal was a “family effort.”


Agencies’ 2018 FITARA scorecards in review

David Powner, director of IT issues at the Government Accountability Office discusses the reasons for the low FITARA grades, and how the scorecard has improved IT services at agencies.


NASA develops first-ever drone air traffic management system

Parimal Kopardekar, 2018 Sammies finalist and senior technologist for Air Transportation Systems at NASA Ames Research Center, discusses the work he and his team have done developing air traffic control systems for drones.