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Former Pioneer Oil CEO Scott Sheffield – Colluder or Scapegoat?

Art of Procurement

In 2019, Pioneer Natural Resources, an independent shale oil producer in West Texas, was worth $24 Billion. Their CEO, Scott. The post Former Pioneer Oil CEO Scott Sheffield – Colluder or Scapegoat? appeared first on Art of Procurement.

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4 Tips to Elevate Your Company’s Cybersecurity

GovCon Wire

The cyber threat landscape is ever changing, and businesses can’t afford for their cybersecurity posture to lag behind. According to cyber experts, there are a few key tips that can help organizations of any size improve their cyber hygiene and better protect themselves against growing threats.

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ARPA-H enters $19M contract with Palantir for artificial intelligence, data software

FedScoop

The Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health will use Palantir’s AI and data software to support its data infrastructure and track the progress of its research programs under a $19 million contract being announced Thursday. Under the two-year contract, ARPA-H will deploy Palantir’s AI Platform (AIP) and Foundry software to “rapidly collect, synthesize, analyze, and make decisions from a range of data sources,” according to a release shared with FedScoop ahead of the announcement.

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GovCon Expert Payam Pourkhomami Reveals Keys to Ongoing CMMC 2.0 Compliance

GovCon Wire

By Payam Pourkhomami, President & CEO of OSIbeyond Recently, we shed light on the intricacies of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification 2.0 third-party assessments and their role in strengthening the cybersecurity framework for Department of Defense contractors. However, achieving initial compliance is just the beginning.

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How to Create a Blueprint for Fleet Resilience

Speaker: Jeff Dickinson - President and CEO of Railgistixs Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Thought Leader

Despite the ongoing transformation of the supply chain and logistics landscape, the steadfast importance of carrier safety remains a core principle. From prioritizing preventative maintenance to optimizing fleet utilization, the fundamentals persist. If you’re overlooking and neglecting essential safety precautions today, this could result in expensive repairs and potential safety hazards in the future. 🚧 Join Jeff Dickinson for a conversation on how to mitigate risk, enforce compliance,

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#34 Visual contracting in public procurement & Best/worst presentations

Bestek Procurement

In this episode, Willem and Marta discuss visual contracting in the context of public procurement. Can it improve the contracting process? If so, how? They explore the potential of visual contracts and possibilities to apply it in the public sector based on Marta’s forthcoming publication in PPLR. For desert, they look at their best and […] The post #34 Visual contracting in public procurement & Best/worst presentations first appeared on Bestek Public Procurement Central.

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Peraton Wins Spot on $1.4B Defense Enterprise HR Applications & Data Services BPA; Tarik Reyes Quoted

GovCon Wire

Peraton has won a position on the potential $1.4 billion Defense Enterprise HR Applications and Data Services blanket purchase agreement awarded by the Defense Manpower Data Center.

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State Department OKs Taiwan’s FMS Request for Switchblade 300 System

GovCon Wire

The State Department has cleared a potential $60.2 million foreign military sale transaction with Taiwan for the Switchblade 300 anti-personnel and anti-armor loitering missile system and related equipment.

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Danielle Smith Appointed Interim VP, BTO of Space & Mission Systems at BAE Systems

GovCon Wire

Danielle Smith, former vice president of application solutions at BAE Systems, was named the interim VP and BTO of space and mission systems at the U.S. business arm of the British defense contractor, according to her LinkedIn announcement.

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Robert Cursio Named Subsidiary President of 2 Chugach Government Solutions Businesses

GovCon Wire

Robert Cursio, formerly CEO of consulting firm Logstrateco, has been appointed subsidiary president of Wolf Creek Federal Services and Chugach Federal Services, the two wholly owned subsidiaries of Chugach Government Solutions.

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Synergy ECP Expands Cyber Capabilities With SPYROS Acquisition; Bruce Howard Quoted

GovCon Wire

Columbia, Maryland-based Synergy ECP has acquired SPYROS Information & Technology Consulting in a transaction that expands its cybersecurity service offerings for customer agencies within the intelligence community and Department of Defense.

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Boeing Secures $212M Navy Delivery Order for Flight Control Surface Repair Support

GovCon Wire

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential $211.9 million delivery order under a basic ordering agreement to repair flight control surfaces on F/A-18 E/F and EA-18G fighter aircraft. The Department of Defense said Tuesday the sole-source award covers the repair of 11 configurations of flight control surfaces used on the fighter jets.

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Microsoft Federal’s Candice Ling Accepts 2024 Wash100 Award

GovCon Wire

Candice Ling, federal sector leader at Microsoft, received her 2024 Wash100 Award during a recent meeting with Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic and founder of the recognition. Each year, Wash100 celebrates the triumphs of the most distinguished executives in the government contracting industry.

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Matthew Krynovich Takes on Business Development VP Post at Maxar

GovCon Wire

Matthew Krynovich, a more than 20-year aerospace and defense industry veteran, has joined Maxar Technologies as vice president of business development. He announced his appointment at Maxar in a LinkedIn post published Tuesday.

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