The Daily Scoop Podcast: October 13, 2021
On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Soraya Correa, former Chief Procurement Officer at DHS, Greg Giddens, Partner at Potomac Consulting LLP and Katherine Dawes, Acting Evaluation Officer at EPA.
DHS procurement chief Correa to retire
Soraya Correa leaves the agency on July 31 after a 40-year career in federal acquisition management.
DHS seeks knowledge management system for procurement lab
The department is considering acquiring a knowledge management platform to help coordinate workload and data management of its Procurement Innovation Lab (PIL), with the potential to expand governmentwide.
Let’s Talk About IT Ep. 3 — Talking IT acquisition and modernization with DHS’s Soraya Correa
We talk about the connection between IT modernization and acquisition, and much more.
DHS ditches EAGLE II tech contract for GSA, NIH vehicles
Add the Department of Homeland Security to a growing trend of federal agencies entrusting their technology acquisitions to GSA.
Don’t get carried away with OTAs, experts caution
OTAs are the cool new authority in procurement circles, but acquisition officials say they run the risk of being dramatically overused.