Nitin Pradhan, Former CIO, US Department of Transportation
Nitin Pradhan is the former federal CIO for the US Department of Transportation (US DOT) where he provided IT leadership, vision, strategy, policy, and oversight for US DOT’s more than $3.5 billion annual IT portfolio and for over 3,000 IT employees, 10,000 contractors, and over 200 major transportation systems. Nitin now leads an innovative digital “Federal Business Accelerator” program to help improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and growth of federal government contractors. This program also helps contractors, consultants, entrepreneurs, startups, and small and mid-size businesses establish and grow their US federal government practice. He is also the co-founder of GOVonomy an “Innovation as a Service” for government and government contractors. His topic for the Fall Summit is:
How to Build a Strong Government Contracting Practice?
This session is for government contractors and government employees. In this session, you will learn to help improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and growth of federal contractors. Quality government contractors help the government, the US citizens, the contractors and the contractor employees themselves! Strong government contractors can reduce fraud, waste, and abuse. We will talk about the step by step strategy to establish and build a strong government contracting practice and what the federal government can do to assist in the process.