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The Business of Government Hour

Summary: The Business of Government Hour features a conversation about management with a government executive who is changing the way government does business.

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  • Artist: IBM Center for The Business of Government
  • Copyright: IBM 2016


 A Conversation with Dave Wennergren | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Mr. David M. Wennergren serves as the Assistant Deputy Chief Management Officer at the U.S. Department of Defense. Prior to his current role, Mr. Wennergren was Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Information Management, Integration and Technology / Deputy Chief Information Officer, providing top-level advocacy in creating a unified information management and technology vision for [...]

 The Business of Government Magazine Fall-Winter 2010 – A Special Edition of The Business of Government Hour | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Hear from a varied group of leaders, innovators, practitioners, and thinkers, who offer models to follow, provide insights that infuse theory to practice, and pave the way to shaping the business of government. Our guests will include Vice Admiral Jack Dorsett, Dr. Bobby Braun, Dr. David McClure, Richard Spires, Clarence Carter, and Russ Mills as [...]

 A Conversation with Edward Dolan | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Edward Dolan is the UFMS Project Executive for the U.S. Marshals Service. Listen to his complete interview. Filed under: Federal Government, podcasts Tagged: Marshal Service, UFMS

 A Conversation with Stephen Goldsmith | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Stephen Goldsmith is the Deputy Mayor for Operations. Deputy Mayor Goldsmith is focused on creating a City government for the 21st Century that is smaller, more efficient, and more cost effective; uses fewer vehicles; consolidates back office functions and reduces redundancies across agencies; shares data, and uses technology to better serve the public. From 1992-1999, [...]

 A Conversation with Dan Tangherlini | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Daniel Tangherlini was confirmed by the United States Senate on July 24, 2009 to serve as Treasury’s Assistant Secretary for Management, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Performance Officer. In these roles, Tangherlini serves as the principal policy advisor on the development and execution of the budget and performance plans for Treasury and the internal management [...]

 A Conversation with Randy Babbitt | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Randy Babbitt was sworn in as the FAA’s sixteenth administrator on June 1, 2009. Babbitt comes to the FAA from Oliver Wyman, an international management consulting firm where he served as partner. A veteran pilot and internationally recognized expert in aviation and labor relations, Babbitt is no stranger to the FAA. He has been a [...]

 Beyond Watson: Using Analytics to meet Government Mission | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

What is analytics and how can it enhance decision making? How can the Deep QA analytics technology underpinning IBM’s Watson help government agencies meet mission? We will explore these questions and more with two very special guests Professor Tom Davenport on analytics and David Shepler on Deep QA/Watson. Listen to the entire radio interview. Filed [...]

 A Conversation with Doug Criscitello | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Doug Criscitello was sworn in as HUD’s CFO on February 16, 2010, bringing with him 25 years of experience in government budgeting and finance. As CFO, Doug oversees the Department’s financial management activities by playing three primary roles: 1) Chief Accountant and Budgeteer – aimed at ensuring HUD properly controls, spends, and accounts for taxpayer [...]

 Conversation with Authors Series with Professor Scott Overmyer | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

This radio show interview provides an over of Professor Overmyer’s report, which offers practical implementation advice to agency leaders and front-line managers faced with implementing the newly-enacted law expanding telework opportunities to over one million federal workers. Telework has been touted as being a winning strategy for government. A study by the Telework Research Network [...]

 A Conversation On Open Government with Profs. Lee and Kwak | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

This interview provides an overview of the recent report produced by these two authors. A summary of the report is included below or listen to the complete interview. The release of this report comes on the heels of the first anniversary of the Open Government Directive issued in December 2009. This Directive required all executive [...]

 A conversation with Rafael Borras | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Rafael Borras oversees management of the Department of Homeland Security’s $56 billion budget, appropriations, expenditure of funds, and accounting, and finance. He administers control over the Department’s $17 billion in acquisitions and procurement. He is responsible for directing human capital resources and personnel programs for the Department’s 230,000 employees. Mr. Borras administers control of the [...]

 A conversation with Carol Waller Pope | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

On March 25, 2009, President Barack Obama designated Carol Waller Pope as Chairman of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) after having designated her to serve as Acting Chairman on February 19, 2009. Nominated by both President William J. Clinton and George W. Bush, she has served as a Member of the Authority since November [...]

 A conversation with Chad L. Fulgham | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Mr. Chad Fulgham was appointed as the FBI’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) on December 8, 2008. Mr. Fulgham is responsible for the FBI’s overall information technology (IT) efforts, including developing the FBI’s IT strategic plan and operating budget. He is also responsible for management of all FBI IT assets, which includes legacy equipment and infrastructure [...]

 A Conversation with Julie Paradis | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

In May 2009, Julie Paradis was appointed as Administrator for the Food and Nutrition Service at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in Washington, D.C. The Food and Nutrition Service administers the food and nutrition assistance programs in the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The agency provides children and needy families with better access to food [...]

 A conversation with Linda J. Washington | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Linda Jacobs Washington assumed the position of Senior Policy Advisor for Community Initiatives in July, 2010. As the Senior Policy Advisor, Ms. Washington oversees community outreach activities for the Department of Transportation. She is the Chair of the Local Federal Coordinating Committee of the Combined Federal Campaign for the National Capital Area. The Combined Federal [...]


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