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Chris Hamm

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 - 13:40
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What is the mission of GSA’s FEDSIM? What are its strategic priorities? How does FEDSIM work with federal agencies? Join host Michael Keegan and he explores these questions and more with Chris Hamm, Director, Federal Systems Integration & Management Center (FEDSIM).
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Mon, 07/27/2015
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What is the mission of GSA’s FEDSIM? What are its strategic priorities? How does FEDSIM work with federal agencies? Join host Michael Keegan and he explores these questions and more with Chris Hamm, Director, Federal Systems Integration & Management Center (FEDSIM).

The DATA Act Moves Forward

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 - 9:27
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Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 09:16
Across the government, agencies are working under leadership from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Department of Treasury to implement the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act).  This statute, which we first wrote about a year ago in two posts, calls upon OMB and Treasury to ensure that the government carries out spending transparency activities that

Rob Coen

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 - 12:36
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What are the key priorities for National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC)? How does NITAAC assist federal agencies to accomplish their mission? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and so much more.
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Mon, 06/15/2015
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What are the key priorities for National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC)? How does NITAAC assist federal agencies to accomplish their mission? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and so much more.

New Research Report Recipients

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 - 10:50
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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:42
We are pleased to announce our latest round of awards for new reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's long-term research agenda. Short summaries of each report, which will be published starting early 2016, are included below.   New Awards

Weekly Roundup May 29, 2015

Friday, May 29th, 2015 - 16:50
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 16:22
John Kamensky Best Apps in Government.  NextGov reports: ”At trade group ACT-IAC’s second annual Mobility Application Fair, agencies such as the Federal Communications Commission and the Small Business Administration competed for titles including ‘Most Innovative App.’”  And the winners are . . . {see link}

Weekly Roundup May 15, 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015 - 17:17
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 16:14
Dan Chenok OMB Deputy Director Beth Cobert discusses importance of #SES #leadership to government performance @ombpress. http://www.govexec.com/management/2015/05/obama-management-chief-senior-execs-must-set-tone-better-performance/112834/?oref=river

FITARA Guidance Moves Forward

Friday, May 15th, 2015 - 11:33
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OMB conducted a broad set of internal and external outreach meetings to draft the guidance, and is now taking comments  on that draft. OMB strongly encourages substantive comments to be sent today to allow for careful consideration of early feedback.  This process could be a model for OMB guidance in other areas.

Dr. Shantanu Agrawal on Combating Fraud, Waste & Abuse in Healthcare

Thursday, May 14th, 2015 - 12:27
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 11:30
The U.S. was projected to spend $3.1 trillion dollars on healthcare generating billions of claims from healthcare service and product providers every year. Medicare alone accounts for something on the order of $635 billion in annual spending.

Weekly Roundup May 8, 2015

Friday, May 8th, 2015 - 9:51
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Weekly Roundup May 1, 2015

Friday, May 1st, 2015 - 14:24
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 14:19
U.S. CIO Tony Scott: OMB's draft FITARA guidance aims to advance IT reform. OMB released the much-anticipated guidance to reform how agencies buy and manage information technology for public comments. The comment period will remain open until May 30, but federal CIO Tony Scott, in an exclusive Federal News Radio interview, said OMB wants to move on the comments and refinements with a sense of urgency.