chief data officer (CDO)
Education Department is getting ‘smarter’ about hiring, training data scientists
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
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
OMB acknowledges that agencies need resources to make evaluation a 'central function'.
Navy CDO Sasala says service has a ‘massive’ data duplication problem
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
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
The use cases are intended to help other agencies bolster their data workforces.