Executives say culture and acquisition must change for faster, smarter government

GovTech WorksGovTech Works reports that executives at the Synergy Forum in Washington DC were intent on cutting through red tape and changing government culture in order to pave the path to agile development and acquisition.

“We see the ability to get rapid access to emerging technology as a national interest,” McCormack said during a panel discussion on IT acquisition at the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting Oct. 5. At the Reverse Industry Day, guest speakers from industry shared their views on “about the barriers that they perceive in trying to understand where our agency is going and what we’re signaling or not signaling,” he said. “That has been extremely valuable to us.”

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2017-04-23T23:02:31-08:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Agile government|Tags: |

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