Accession Number:

AD1016686

Title:

Acquisition Research: Creating Synergy for Informed Change. Volume 2

Descriptive Note:

Conference Proceedings

Corporate Author:

Naval Postgraduate School Monterey United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

544.0

Abstract:

The Honorable Frank Kendall IIIwas Senate confirmed in May 2012 and currently serves as the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics AT and L. In this capacity, he is responsible to the Secretary of Defense for all matters pertaining to acquisition research and engineering developmental testing contract administration logistics and materiel readiness installations and environment operational energy chemical, biological, and nuclear weapons the acquisition workforce and the defense industrial base. He is the leader of the Department of Defenses efforts to increase the Departments buying power and improve the performance of the defense acquisition enterprise. Prior to this appointment, from March 2010May 2012, he served as the Principal Deputy Under Secretary and also as the Acting Under Secretary.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE