PSC works to promote policies that enable the federal government to attract, train, develop and retain a world-class workforce, with particular emphasis on acquisition, IT management, cybersecurity and similarly critical skills. The missions of government demand a workforce that is well trained, well-funded, and supported by its leadership.

DoD Releases Zero Trust Strategy and Roadmap (11/23/2022)
On Nov. 22, DoD released its Zero Trust (ZT) Strategy and Roadmap. DoD’s intent “is to establish the parameters and target levels necessary” for full ZT adoption across its components.

Defense & Intelligence Council October 2022 Spotlight (11/3/2022)
PSC Welcomes New D&IC VP | DoD Releases 2022 NDS | DoD Announcement on COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors | PSC Meeting with DCAA (November 15) | And More!

DoD releases unclassified 2022 National Defense Strategy (10/27/2022)
On October 27, 2022, the Department of Defense released the unclassified version of its 2022 National Defense Strategy (NDS). This document also includes the 2022 Missile Defense Review and 2022 Nuclear Posture Review.

DoD Announcement on COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors (10/20/2022)
DoD's Defense Pricing and Contracting (DPC) published an announcement to ensure that DoD Components take NO ACTION to enforce any contract clauses implementing Executive Order 14042.

September 22 ODNI Call with Trade Association Partners (TAP) PSC Summary (10/12/2022)

9-29-22 Homeland Security Task Force Meeting w/ CBP Office of Human Resources Management (9/30/2022)
PSC's Homeland Security Task Force (HSTF) hosted Andrea Bright, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Human Resources Management, Enterprise Services, U.S. Customs and...

DPC Guidance on Managing the Effects of Inflation with Existing Contracts (9/9/2022)

GSA - Slides for Industry Meeting on COVID Protocols for Federal Contractors (10/13/2021)
A GSA slide deck regarding implementation of Executive Order 14042, applicability of the vaccination mandate for federal contractors, incorporation into contracts, and compliance issues. This GSA-industry meeting occurred on October 13, 2021.

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