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FDA looks to keep tabs on ‘common efforts’ to improve public health through master data management

As the Food and Drug Administration works to bring its Data Modernization Action Plan to life, it must tackle challenges in technology, culture and process….

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SBA takes over certifying vet-owned small business from VA as part of CX overhaul

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USCIS deputy CDO sees faster ‘time to market’ getting right data to the right people

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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)Secretary of State Antony Blinken listens during the Quad summit with President Joe Biden, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, in the East Room of the White House, Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

State Department overhauls workforce data to track DEIA goal progress

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(U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service photo by Lisa Cox)Practice makes perfect: firefighter Nick Vallardo trains with an engine crew as they prepare for the coming wildfire season. (Lisa Cox, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

CDO Council pilot fights wildfires using interagency data to target fuel sources

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)The Harry S. Truman Building, headquarters for the State Department, is seen in Washington, Monday, March 9, 2009. (AP Photo/J.  Scott Applewhite)

State Dept. ‘Data for Diplomacy’ winner recognized for COVID-19, air quality projects

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First HHS chief AI officer sees promise in 100 AI use cases, but challenges moving them forward

The Department of Health and Human Services’ first chief artificial intelligence officer no longer works in the federal government. But he says more agencies…

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Outgoing intelligence community data chief previews forthcoming data strategy

The intelligence community is drafting a new data strategy for the first time since 2017, with a big focus on training a data savvy workforce.

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State Department hiring 50 data scientists to meet ‘increasing demand’ for their skills

Bureaus and offices across the State Department are looking for data scientists to join their ranks and lead several major projects under the agency’s new data strategy.

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All About Data

Conversations with the people who are making data work better for government. Federal News Network’s Jory Heckman speaks with federal chief data officers and other thought leaders who are finding new ways to harness data to drive better mission outcomes.