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FCW Insider: July 19

Agencies are looking for better methods to get feedback on vendors into the Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System. Mark Rockwell reports on the latest efforts. 

The Army Futures Command will hit full operating capacity July 31 and turn its attention to courting small businesses. Lauren Williams has more on the command's efforts to tap into the latest technology.

Will President Trump have the final say on DOD's JEDI contract?  Washington Technology's Nick Wakeman weighs in on reports that the presidential has taken note of "tremendous complaints." 

The citizenship-question standoff has been resolved, but the 2020 census still has plenty of tech-specific risks to manage.  Anoushka Deshmukh details the latest Government Accountability Office findings. 

The deadline for Government Innovation Award nominations has been extended.  Submit your picks for individual Rising StarsPublic Sector Innovations and Industry Innovators by Aug. 2.

Posted on Jul 19, 2019 at 11:10 PM


  • Defense
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) reveal concept renderings for the Next NGA West (N2W) campus from the design-build team McCarthy HITT winning proposal. The entirety of the campus is anticipated to be operational in 2025.

    How NGA is tackling interoperability challenges

    Mark Munsell, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s CTO, talks about talent shortages and how the agency is working to get more unclassified data.

  • Veterans Affairs
    Veterans Affairs CIO Jim Gfrerer speaks at an Oct. 10 FCW event (Photo credit: Troy K. Schneider)

    VA's pivot to agile

    With 10 months on the job, Veterans Affairs CIO Jim Gfrerer is pushing his organization toward a culture of constant delivery.

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