• TechLeader.TV with Jim Butler, DGS Deputy Director, State Purchasing Officer & Marnell Voss, Deputy Director, CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement, JAN 22, 2015, 11:30 AM PT

    January 9th, 2015 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,

    Next Program with


    Jim Butler, Deputy Director, DGS 

    and State Chief Purchasing Officer  


    Marnell Voss

    Marnell Voss, Deputy Director,

    CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement

    Live Webcast
    Hosted By John Thomas Flynn


    Jim Butler oversees the state’s $10 billion annual purchasing, and some of the most relevant, critical, and yes, controversial processes and programs affecting not only state procurement officials, and department spending decision makers, but the thousands of vendors doing business with the State of California.                                

    Marnell Voss is responsible for statewide telecommunication and IT procurement including Calnet3 and all major IT project procurement outside strategic sourcing or other DGS IT procurement schedules. 

    Our discussion will include:

    • Delineation of IT Procurement responsibilities – DGS & STP
    • More procurement reform ahead?
    • CalNet3 & DGS’s Cloud Software as Service Initiative
    • Major procurements in 2015
    • Can IT procurement really be streamlined?
    • Strategic Sourcing or MSA – What’s next?
    • FI$CAL’s impact on procurement
    • What else is planned for statewide procurement in 2015

     As well as other topics of interest.

    Register Here!

    Watch Show on JAN 22, 2015

    at 11:30 AM PT

    at this link: WWW.TechLeader.TV


    TLTV Host: John Thomas Flynn

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    TechLeader.TV is the nation’s first Video Webcast focusing exclusively on the public sector information technology & political landscape. In September 2014 TLTV began its eighth season with a stellar line-up of topics and guests. All these interviews are presented LIVE in streaming video format straight to your computer, and rebroadcast on Access.Sacramento Cable TV.

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