“Innovation is one of those terms in federal procurement that gets thrown around a whole lot. When is an agency or organization innovative? What stops agencies from trying something new or different when it comes to buying goods and services?”
“Lesley Field, the deputy administrator for OFPP, said the new memo is part of an effort to break down the barriers to innovation that agencies, auditors and mostly time have built up over the past 20 years.” Listen to the podcast here.
Source: OFPP outlines 10 acquisition innovations agencies can use today – By Jason Miller, May 16, 2019. Federal News Network.