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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: Army Budget, Modernization, John Hillen and more

Weekly Roundup August 07 – August 11 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson At the tail-end of May the Department of Defense released its FY 2018 budget request, while the Comptroller of the Department of Defense published the Defense Budget Overview, …

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Brian McKeon Selected to Moderate Potomac Officers Club’s 2017 Army Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 9, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has selected Brian McKeon as moderator for the 2017 Army Forum. One of the top priorities for the Army is modernization, particularly in regards to its information technology capabilities. As the domains in …

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Andrew Forysiak Added to Potomac Officers Club’s 2017 Army Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 2, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Andrew Forysiak as a panelist for the 2017 Army Forum. One of the top priorities for the Army is modernization, particularly in regards to its information technology capabilities. As the domains in …

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Pentagon’s Defense Innovation Unit DIUx to get Emergency Funds

Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx,) the Department of Defense’s outreach office to Silicon Valley, needs emergency funding to keep key programs operating, and DoD is poised to grant their request, Defense News reports. The vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Paul Selva, said Tuesday that DIUx chief Raj …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Randall Conway to 2017 Army Forum Panel, Reschedules Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Randall Conway as a panelist for the 2017 Army Forum. The Forum has also been rescheduled to August 30th (was previously scheduled for August 10th). As the Department of Defense moves to …

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The Potomac Officers Club Confirms Al League as Moderator for 2017 GEOINT Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has confirmed Al League as the moderator for the 2017 GEOINT Forum. The widespread interest and innovative applications of technologies such as augmented and virtual reality, artificial intelligence and Internet of Things is …

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The Potomac Officers Club James Griffith to 2017 GEOINT Forum Panel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added James Griffith to the 2017 GEOINT Forum panel. The widespread interest and innovative applications of technologies such as augmented and virtual reality, artificial intelligence and Internet of Things is affecting large swaths …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Steffanie Easter as Keynote for the 2017 Army Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Steffanie Easter as the keynote speaker for the 2017 Army Forum. As the Department of Defense moves to make good use of its newly increased budget, the Army will benefit greatly by …

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Fmr. Air Force Intel Chief Urges Rehaul of DoD Drone Program

The former Air Force deputy chief of staff for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance Lt. Gen. David Deptula has a new report that offers the Defense Department suggestions as it writes a 25-year plan for unmanned aircraft. The U.S. military needs to overhaul the way it is buying and managing drones, …

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DoD Requests $42.5B, 5% Increase for IT Budget

The Department of Defense is asking for $42.5 billion in IT funding, a 5.3 percent increase over last year. From that top line number, $9.3 billion is reserved for classified investments and expenses, with $33.2 billion going to unclassified investments and expenses, according to  documents from the department’s comptroller reveal. …

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