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Department of Energy AI chief Pam Isom leaves post


She led the agency’s recently established Artificial Intelligence Advancement Council.

Policy adviser says workforce gains from federal quantum center efforts still a year or more away


Corey Stambaugh says new staff are still being trained using initial federal funds earmarked for hiring.

Oak Ridge National Lab officials view new innovation push as modern day ‘Manhattan Project’


During her first stop on a four-state, technology-focused tour, Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks heard from multiple senior Oak Ridge lab officials that the massive investments from the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act and CHIPS and Science for America Act, present a once-in-a-lifetime chance to innovate.

Department of Energy appoints Brian Epley as principal deputy CIO 


He joins from the EPA and will lead day-to-day operations within the Office of the CIO.

Department of Energy ready to use Frontier supercomputer to solve 24 science problems


Research projects will span key national policy areas: economic, national and energy security; scientific discovery; and even health care.

Energy Department launches council to coordinate AI activities


The first meeting of the oversight body is planned for June.