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RPA in the acquisition lifecycle at DOI and former Federal CIO Suzette Kent

On today’s episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, the deadline for federal contractors to be fully vaccinated is pushed to January 2022.

The acceptance of continuing resolutions from Capitol Hill poses a significant efficiency within the Department of Defense and, just as importantly, the defense industrial base, according to Mackenzie Eaglen of the American Enterprise Institute.

Former Federal Chief Information Officer Suzette Kent says the Federal Data Strategy second action plan is another encouraging step in the right direction for data-driven governance, and notes that the plan for workforce development is crucial to progress.

Andrea Brandon from the Department of the Interior explains how the agency is starting to use robotic process automation to improve the acquisition closeout process.  

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AEI, Andrea Brandon, data, Department of Defense (DOD), Department of the Interior, Mackenzie Eaglen, robotic process automation (RPA), Suzette Kent, The Daily Scoop Podcast