October 25, 2012 In the fall of 2012, the budget debate that has been kicked down the road for two years will come to a crossroads. As federal agencies face the prospect of tumbling over the fiscal cliff, we’ll talk to a nationally recognized expert on the process about how it will unfold, what Congress and the administration are likely to do, and what federal managers need to prepare for in the rest of 2012 and into 2013.
October 10, 2012 Dr. Westphal is leading the way toward an Army that will be smaller in size, but significantly modernized: technologically more advanced and scientifically more sophisticated. While tending to the effectiveness of the smaller force, he is also working to transform the Army’s business practices in the interests of more efficiency and fiscal responsibility.
September 28, 2012 Join us on September 28 for this one-day summit that will scan the current landscape and offer reconnaissance on exactly what is being done, and what additional initiatives are required to ensure the integrity of America’s technological frontier.
September 25, 2012 Join us as we hear from the Pentagon's top budget and financial management leader, Robert Hale, about how the department is preparing for the challenges ahead.
September 13, 2012 U.S. military and economic power depend heavily on the security of both government and commercial networks, yet those networks grow increasingly vulnerable to espionage and attack. Our panel will discuss the military’s evolving role in cybersecurity, particularly as a deterrent force, as well as the need for a shared framework -- both national and international -- to address the legal and regulatory challenges of protecting vital networks.
September 6, 2012 Regardless of the election outcome, change is on the horizon. Every four years, government's management ranks must take on the added complexities of the transition. For today's leaders, this will come on top of the already enormous pressures that threaten mission success: tight budgets, workforce reductions, increased scrutiny.
July 31, 2012 Open source information and social media have caused a huge growth in the amount of data available to the intelligence community. In a budget constrained environment, this information explosion may become a major source for producing intelligence and protecting our nation.
July 18, 2012 The Budget Control Act of 2011 stipulates nearly $1 trillion in cuts over the next 10 years. And if the government fails to reduce the deficit as mandated, those cuts could reach upwards of $1.2 trillion through the “sequestration” process. Regardless of which road Congress takes, one thing is clear: federal agencies will need to dramatically rethink their service delivery models for the short-and-long term.
July 10, 2012 Join us on July 10 to hear how the DoD has successfully launched a major collaboration initiative, the Joint Information Environment, to improve mission efficiency. Hear key learning points which all federal agency managers should know in the effort to improve performance across government.
June 26, 2012 This executive event will bring together senior defense leaders from the DoD, Armed Forces and allied nations to discuss lessons learned and best practices to improve their ability to be decisive and take action against today’s fluid portfolio of threats.