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Michael Whitaker

Mike Whitaker: FAA, Industry Form Working Group on ADS-B Avionics Integration

Michael Whitaker The Federal Aviation Administration and the aviation industry have created a working group to address potential barriers aircraft operators could face when they install automatic ...
Chris Hamm

Report: Chris Hamm Promoted to Director of GSA’s FEDSIM Segment

Chris Hamm Chris Hamm, operations director of the General Services Administration‘s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center, will take the role of director next month, ...
Dan Tangherlini

Dan Tangherlini: Agile Practices, Shared Workspace Among Potential Gov’t Reforms

Dan Tangherlini Dan Tangherlini, administrator of the General Services Administration, told his audience at the recent ACT-IAC 2014 Executive Leadership Conference his plans for reform ...
Eleanor Holmes Norton

Eleanor Holmes Norton: GSA, D.C. Consider Land Swap for DHS St. Elizabeths HQ

Eleanor Holmes Norton The government of the District of Columbia and the U.S. General Services Administration have entered into negotiations regarding the Department of Homeland Security‘s ...
Reginald Brothers

DHS Announces Long-Term Science and Technology Directorate Goals; Reginald Brothers Comments

Reginald Brothers The Department of Homeland Security has unveiled new goals for the science and technology directorate in a move that Undersecretary Reginald Brothers says aims ...
Stephen Warren

Stephen Warren Seeks More Updates to VA Security Amid Cyberthreat Growth

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, said keeping the security of the agency’s information systems updated and resilient ...
Andre-Gudger

Andre Gudger: Increased Opportunities to Elevate Small-Business Contracting

Andre Gudger The Defense Department has exceeded its goal on the number of small-company contracts awarded, a milestone the agency intends to top with several initiatives lined up ...
Michelle Lee

Michelle Lee: USPTO Looks to Big Data Tools for Patent Review Process

Michelle Lee Michelle Lee, deputy director at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, has said the agency aims to improve the nation’s patent system through the use of big data ...
Sylvia Matthews Burwell

Sylvia Burwell: HHS Partners with Clinicians for $840M Pro-Patient Initiative

Sylvia Matthews Burwell The Department of Health and Human Services has earmarked $840 million to help healthcare providers realign their clinical practices toward a more patient-centered ...
SBA

SBA Wants to Revise Employee-Based Size Standards of Small Businesses

The Small Business Administration has issued a proposal to raise the employee-based small business size standards for 30 industries and three sub-industries. SBA also proposes to decrease ...