Government Matters (Full Show) – June 21, 2018


On this edition of Government Matters–

The use of Other Transaction Authority

Frank Kendall, former Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology & Logistics and senior adviser at the CSIS International Security Program, discusses the use of Other Transaction Authority at the Department of Defense, and why bureaucracy is discouraging to companies entering the federal market.

Sammies finalist led R&D of mine visibility technology

Principal Research Engineer John Sammarco from the Pittsburgh Mining Research Division of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health discusses his career developing lighting systems to make mines safer.

Engility CEO offers overview of federal marketplace

Lynn Dugle, President and CEO of Engility, discusses how the 2018 appropriations rush has affected the way her company does business and how they are working with other companies to help reform the acquisition process.