GSA Completes First Phase of Schedule Consolidation

When the General Services Administration (GSA) developed its Federal Market Plan to “reimagine and redesign the federal marketplace,” program leaders understood the need to dramatically improve the acquisition process. They honed in on four initiatives: Multiple Award...

Here’s What People Are Talking About at AUSA 2019

To find out what’s on the mind of the U.S. Army, more than 30,000 people – soldiers, civilians, defense contractors and defense industry media – attend the largest annual Army conference, AUSA. And with three jam-packed days filled with educational sessions,...

Urgent Warning from Section 809 Panel: OTA Abuse

“The abuse of OTAs is going to lead to an event where Congress is going to do what it normally does and take them away from us,” warns David Drabkin, Section 809 Panel Chairman at an Oct. 3 conference on government contracting. Other Transaction Authority, or OTA,...

First AI Director Appointed at VA

The Dept. of Veterans Affairs appointed its first-ever artificial intelligence director, Dr. Gil Alterovitz, to lead its work in improving veteran care with AI-powered solutions. Alterovitz is a Harvard Medical School professor, as well as a member of the...