Tag Archives: Defense budget

Leonardo DRS’ William Lynn: Stable Defense Spending Could Help Industry Focus on DoD’s Priorities

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Leonardo DRS CEO William Lynn told Government Matters in an interview posted Tuesday that one of the trends he sees in the defense sector is the Pentagon's need for speed. He said the Department of Defense wants industry to deliver faster and companies should understand DoD's priorities to know where to invest and meet the department's requirements.

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Kevin Phillips, President and CEO of ManTech, Selected to 2019 Wash100 for His Leadership and Vision in IT, Cybersecurity

Kevin Phillips, President and CEO of ManTech, Selected to 2019 Wash100 for His Leadership and Vision in IT, Cybersecurity - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Executive Mosaic is pleased to introduce Kevin Phillips, CEO and president of ManTech, as an inductee into the 2019 Wash100 “” Executive Mosaic's annual selection of most influential voices in the government contracting arena “” for his leadership and vision to advance ManTech in cybersecurity, business development and numerous other government sectors. This marks the third consecutive Wash100 award for Phillips.

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Deltek's Alex Rossino: DoD Seeks $2.4B Annual Budget for AI/Machine Learning, Other Tech Projects

Deltek's Alex Rossino: DoD Seeks $2.4B Annual Budget for AI/Machine Learning, Other Tech Projects - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Deltek analysis of the Defense Department‘s proposed fiscal 2018 research, development and procurement budget indicates that DoD is seeking approximately $2.4 billion per year to fund programs that include artificial intelligence and machine learning systems through fiscal 2022. Alex Rossino, a principal research analyst at Deltek, wrote in a blog entry posted …

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Lockheed’s Marillyn Hewson ‘Hopes’ Congress Reaches Agreement Over Fiscal 2017 Defense Budget

Lockheed's Marillyn Hewson 'Hopes' Congress Reaches Agreement Over Fiscal 2017 Defense Budget - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson said during a conference call Tuesday that she expects Congress to reach a defense budget deal for the remaining months of fiscal 2017, Orlando Sentinel reported Tuesday. Marco Santana writes Hewson added lawmakers should work to ensure a continuous flow of funds to all military branches. “We, as a nation, need …

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Pentagon Leaders, Trade Associations Discuss Defense Industry’s Environment

Pentagon Leaders, Trade Associations Discuss Defense Industry's Environment - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall met with three defense trade associations in an effort to understand and address issues that affect the aerospace and defense industry. CEOs and senior executives from the National Defense Industrial Association, Aerospace Industries Association and the Professional Services Council discussed acquisition …

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