U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Patent and Trademark CIO wants IT staffers to pick their product teams
The goals including fostering a culture of ownership and improving productivity. Contractors could fill holes on teams, CIO Jamie Holcombe says.
USPTO expands use of machine learning with $50M contract
The Patent and Trademark Office plans to pilot tools that will expedite applications and requests, predict fraudulent transactions and reduce backlogs.
How one data-driven agency — the Census Bureau — found extra value in machine learning
The bureau is piloting ML that flags valuable information employees may not have even been searching for originally.
Faster patents require faster IT and contracting, and USPTO’s CIO has goals in place
“We were stifling innovation at the agency for innovation," said the agency's Procurement Systems Division chief.
USPTO selects contracting executive for CIO
Henry “Jamie” Holcombe will assume the CIO position at the Patent and Trademark Office.
Job hunting? USPTO is seeking its next CIO
The agency wants "an inspirational leader" to fill the role John Owens left open in November.