Accession Number:

AD1023265

Title:

Early Birds in Korea: Exporting Defense AT and L Has Far Reaching Impact

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article

Corporate Author:

Defense Systems Management College Fort Belvoir United States

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Report Date:

2015-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The South Korean Governmentfrom the National Assembly to the Ministry of National Defense MND, and the Defense Acquisition Program Administration DAPA, which is the equivalent of the DoDs Office of Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics AT and Lhas been working toward a more responsive, efficient and transparent acquisition system that meets evolving defense needs while developing a more professional acquisition workforce. Well, that sure sounds easy, we all might say, but it is a daunting challenge to assess and find effective ways to make the fundamental changes needed while staying true to a strong bureaucratic culture that has a long track record and some amazing successes.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE