- Defying fiscal disruption: Defense revenues on Top 100 continue to climb, despite supply chain turmoilAugust 8, 2022
Jerry McGinn, executive director of the Center for Government Contracting, comments on Defense Department efforts to attract U.S. nontraditional defense firms through novel contracting methods in Defense News.
- August 5, 2022
"The importance of the supply chain for strategic and critical materials is not as well appreciated," writes Stephanie Halcrow, Senior Fellow at the Center for Government Contracting, in an op-ed for RealClear Defense.
- August 4, 2022
Thomas Temin, host of Federal Drive at Federal News Network, interviewed Stephanie Halcrow on the recent Center report, The Power of Many: Leveraging Consortia to Promote Innovation, Expand the Defense Industrial Base, and Accelerate Acquisition.
- July 22, 2022
Theresa Hitchens with Breaking Defense begins with a quote: When it comes to MTAs, Eric Lofgren, a defense acquisition specialist at George Mason University, told Breaking Defense that "GAO and OSD seem to be struggling with how to baseline and conduct oversight of these programs."
- George Mason University Publishes New Report on the Value of the Consortia Model to the Defense Acquisition EcosystemJuly 20, 2022
The George Mason University Center for Government Contracting today released a new research report examining the value of the consortia model to the Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition process.
- July 25, 2022
"The Power of Many: Leveraging Consortia to Promote Innovation, Expand the Defense Industrial Base, and Accelerate Acquisition," co-authored by Center Senior Fellow Stephanie Halcrow and Moshe Schwartz, continues to capture interest. Halcrow was interviewed by Charles Lyons-Burt with ExecutiveGov.
- July 20, 2022
Senior Pentagon leaders have repeatedly emphasized their intent to use data as a strategic asset — but according to a new study shared exclusively with FedScoop this week, the department could benefit from more effective use of data collected through partnerships with tech consortia.
- June 25, 2022
Jerry McGinn, executive director of the Center, is quoted in a RealClear Defense article on the Future Long Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) contract.
- Latest GMU Center for Government Contracting Paper Discusses AI, Predictive Maintenance Military Usage; GovCon Expert Jerry McGinn QuotedJuly 5, 2022
The study explores the advantages and adjustments that come with applying AI technologies in military settings
- June 15, 2022
Defense News Commentary by Bill Greenwalt, Jerry McGinn, and Christopher Zember see the Defense Production Act "as a strategic asset for shared American values and national interests."