March 28, 2022 How to Reform DOD’s PPBE Process
As a congressionally directed commission begins work on recommendations for reforming the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process, experts weigh in on how it should prioritize and address longstanding challenges.
Monday, Mar 28, 2022
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Pentagon resourcing has been criticized as too slow, too rigid, and unable to deliver the needed capabilities to the warfighter. Former House Armed Services Committee Chairman Representative Mac Thornberry put it bluntly: “[T]oday’s rapid innovation and technological change renders our industrial age approach to funding obsolete.” In the coming weeks, a congressionally directed commission will begin the hard work to arrive at recommendations to reform the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process.
Join us as experts discuss what the Commission should prioritize and how it should address longstanding challenges.
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