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Biden to Nominate Accenture’s Biniam Gebre as Federal Procurement Policy AdministratorNews

Biden to Nominate Accenture’s Biniam Gebre as Federal Procurement Policy Administrator

Biniam Gebre, senior managing director at Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and head of management consulting for its federal business arm, will
White House Seeks to Protect Industrial Control Systems From Cyberthreats With New MemoCybersecurity

White House Seeks to Protect Industrial Control Systems From Cyberthreats With New Memo

The White House has released a national security memorandum to improve the cybersecurity posture of critical infrastructure. The memo announces
Jerry McGinn: Allies Can Play a Role to Strengthen US Defense Industrial BaseGovCon Expert

Jerry McGinn: Allies Can Play a Role to Strengthen US Defense Industrial Base

Jerry McGinn, executive director of the Center for Government Contracting at George Mason University’s School of Business and a 2021
CSIS Director Andrew Hunter to Receive Nomination for Air Force’s Top Acquisition PostExecutive Moves

CSIS Director Andrew Hunter to Receive Nomination for Air Force’s Top Acquisition Post

President Joe Biden intends to nominate Andrew Hunter, director of the Center for Strategic International Studies’ defense-industrial initiatives group, to
Chris Inglis Unanimously Confirmed as National Cyber DirectorExecutive Moves

Chris Inglis Unanimously Confirmed as National Cyber Director

The Senate unanimously approved the nomination of Chris Inglis, a 28-year National Security Agency veteran, as the first national cyber
Anne Neurberger Provides Attorneys General Overview of White House’s Ransomware StrategyNews

Anne Neurberger Provides Attorneys General Overview of White House’s Ransomware Strategy

Anne Neuberger, deputy national security adviser for cyber and emerging technology at the White House National Security Council and a
White House Forms National AI Research Resource Task ForceNews

White House Forms National AI Research Resource Task Force

The Biden administration has created a new task force to work on a roadmap meant to expand access to research
Executive Order Seeks to Address Threats Posed by Connected Software ApplicationsNews

Executive Order Seeks to Address Threats Posed by Connected Software Applications

President Joe Biden has signed an executive order to help address the risks posed by connected software applications linked to
White House Urges Corporate Executives to Prepare for Ransomware Attacks; Anne Neuberger QuotedNews

White House Urges Corporate Executives to Prepare for Ransomware Attacks; Anne Neuberger Quoted

The White House on Tuesday issued a memo calling on business leaders to initiate immediate measures to protect their organizations
Biden Proposes $715B for FY 2022 Defense Budget; Lloyd Austin QuotedNews

Biden Proposes $715B for FY 2022 Defense Budget; Lloyd Austin Quoted

President Joe Biden has unveiled a $715 billion budget request for the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2022, which