Presidential Innovation Fellows
White House pushes civilian agencies to use trustworthy AI in new executive order
The order borrows heavily from principles already established by the defense and intelligence communities, extending them to those outside the national security space.
GSA’s new chief data officer was a Presidential Innovation Fellow
Paymen Sadegh fills the vacancy left by the agency's first CDO hired in 2013.
The newest cohort of Presidential Innovation Fellows goes virtual
The 2021 PIFs will be working remotely. They were chosen with an added emphasis on attracting artificial intelligence talent to the federal government. They'll be working remotely.
TTS’s demand has grown ‘significantly’ during the pandemic, Anil Cheriyan says
Anil Cheriyan recently joined FedScoop for a videoconference call to describe his team's partnership with other federal agencies during the pandemic and how the demand for it has grown "significantly."
GSA to use more bots in 2020 and emphasize AI expertise in PIF program
Agencies increasingly want PIFs to help drive their AI efforts through automation, RPA or more advanced machine learning, according to a GSA spokesperson.
Here’s who’s joining the 2020 class of Presidential Innovation Fellows
The 20 fellows are placed at nine different agencies.