Biden nominates LaPlante as defense acquisition chief

by • 2 months ago

William LaPLante previously served as Air Force acquisitions leader under the Obama administration.

Connolly floats legislative fix for IT working capital funds

by • 7 months ago

The representative says new laws may be required to give agencies the authority to create tech modernization funds.

National cyber director role in the spotlight after SolarWinds hack

by • 1 year ago

President-elect Joe Biden's first-ever cyber czar could prove instrumental in crafting a national cyber R&D strategy and coordinating dispersed efforts to secure the supply chain.

National AI strategy resolution could pass during lame duck session

by • 1 year ago

The authors would like to see an AI oversight framework, similar to the FITARA Scorecard, developed for agencies.

MITRE fellowships offer feds new systems engineering skills

by • 3 years ago

The federally funded R&D center has partnered with the University of Virginia for a yearlong professional development for federal employees to learn about systems engineering.

How can the government get the most out of its reskilling efforts?

by • 3 years ago

Workforce reskilling strategies already reside within the private sector — can the government adopt and scale them for 2 million federal employees?