chief data officer (CDO)

Education Department is getting ‘smarter’ about hiring, training data scientists

by • 2 weeks ago

The department is crafting its first data-focused workforce plan with an emphasis on professional development.

Mike Horton discusses the DHS’s data intelligence domain

by • 3 weeks ago

DHS’ CDO shares how the agency is organizing its data to bring more efficiencies to the organizations it serves, like FEMA and Border Patrol.

Experts urge OMB to ensure agencies budget for evidence-based policymaking

by • 3 weeks ago

OMB acknowledges that agencies need resources to make evaluation a 'central function'.

Navy CDO Sasala says service has a ‘massive’ data duplication problem

by • 1 month ago

The service has missed a six-month target to create an inventory of its data.

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

by • 3 months 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 • 3 months ago

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