Data Coalition

GREAT Act gets another chance in 2019

by Carten Cordell • 2 weeks ago

The open data taxonomy bill is back after time ran out on it in the Senate in the 115th Congress.

The OPEN Government Data Act is on its way to being law

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 weeks ago

The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.

Data Coalition looks internally for interim executive director

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 months ago

Chief of Staff Sarah Joy Hays will fill the role on an acting basis.

Bulk of agencies’ spending data doesn’t fit the DATA Act’s requirements, GAO says

by Carten Cordell • 6 months ago

The report found only six of the 24 CFO Act agencies were able to supply “complete, timely, accurate or of quality,” information as part of the DATA Act.

The Data Coalition is on the hunt for a new executive director

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 7 months ago

Founder Hudson Hollister plans to step down on Oct. 1.

Suzette Kent: Data science talent will be the next big need for agencies

by Carten Cordell • 8 months ago

With the growth of big data analytics, Kent said increased demand for data science talent could equal or outpace that of cybersecurity in the federal government.

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