Feds want your input on governmentwide data ‘practices’
A new notice is seeking comment on a set of draft practices that have been developed by four working groups.
Will Hurd wants to codify, elevate the role of the federal CIO
The Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018 would formally reauthorize and rename the Office of Management and Budget's Office of E-Government as the Office of the Federal Chief Information Officer.
OSTP director nominee sails through Senate Commerce
The weather prediction expert now awaits final approval by the full Senate. The job has been open since the beginning of the Trump administration.
Tech policy reviews will start in September, Suzette Kent says
“We have to be iterative in the technology work that we do and we have to be iterative in the policies that support those,” the federal CIO says.
White House nominates Karen Evans to head new Energy cyber office
Evans would serve as assistant secretary of Energy for cybersecurity, energy security and emergency response, heading the office of the same name created by Secretary Rick Perry earlier this year to protect America's energy infrastructure from cyberattacks.
AI at the White House: Companies, academics to discuss what’s next
The summit led by the Office of Science and Technology Policy will consider "policies to fully realize the promise of AI for the American people."