chief data officer (CDO)

DOD No. 2 issues new ‘Data Decrees’ for military, pushing for better data management

by • 3 days ago

Kathleen Hicks, the Pentagon's No. 2, pushed forward her priority of improving DOD data management with a new memo and "data decrees."

Federal CDO Council preparing 10 data science training program use cases

by • 1 week ago

The use cases are intended to help other agencies bolster their data workforces.

DOD’s data initiatives accelerating with new administration, CDO says

by • 2 weeks ago

Dave Spirk, the DOD's CDO, said during an the IT Modernization Summit that the department's senior-most leaders are very supportive of data policies.

DHS launching a CDO office and CMMC-like risk management program

by • 2 weeks ago

The CDO is organizing work around eight priority data domains, and the department is looking to pilot a CMMC approach with its vendors.

FDA undertaking ‘unprecedented’ data infrastructure modernization during the pandemic

by • 1 month ago

The agency hired a chief data officer and is forming a data team to develop the wireless infrastructure needed to capture information coming in from new technologies.

Federal Data Service looks to borrow from success of agency dashboard projects

by • 3 months ago

Dashboards have helped CDOs at agencies like USDA quickly demonstrate the value of their data to leadership.