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.
June 19, 2012 Join Government Executive and General Martin Dempsey as we explore the future of the U.S. military in times of budget austerity and of a security environment characterized by complexity and uncertainty.
June 14, 2012 Initial launch is set for June and the goal is to be at full operational capacity by the end of 2012. Agencies may save up to 40 percent in security testing and authorization costs through FedRAMP. Join us to hear from experts who have been at the center of designing plans for the new cloud certification program.
June 13, 2012 Earned Value Management is a project-management technique for measuring project performance and progress in an objective manner.
June 3, 2012 The American Council for Technology – Industry Advisory Council’s 2012 Management of Change event, June 3-5 in Cambridge, MD will provide a forum for government change agents to discuss IT solutions to critical cloud, security and mobility challenges in government.
May 22, 2012 Please join us for a lively discussion on May 22 as we present the key conclusions of the new book, "Governing to Win: Enhancing National Competitiveness Through New Policy and Operating Approaches."