Students work on laptops as Secretary of State Antony Blinken visits an election transparency hackathon event at the Kinshasa Digital Academy in Kinshasa, Congo, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022. Blinken is on a ten day trip to Cambodia, Philippines, South Africa, Congo, and Rwanda. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)

How to get smart college students to help your agency solve big challenges

A bill in Congress would make it easier for all agencies to use the program coordinated by a nonprofit called Common Mission Project.

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Energy Department widens the hunt for novel energy technologies

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Accelerating Government with ACT-IAC – Episode 11 – President’s Management Agenda and Innovation in the Federal Market

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Why industry supports the government’s $110 billion bet on technology R&D

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JAIC CTO discusses the benefits of next generation technologies

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ACT-IAC Accelerating Government Episode 2: Federal Tech Leadership Spotlight

Federal technology leaders share their thoughts, priorities and advice on successful technology adoption and leadership in a rapidly changing world.

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)FILE - This March 22, 2013 file photo, shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the government shutdown, nearly 60 percent of its workforce, to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. The employees won't be paid. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

IRS procurement chief pushes ‘intelligent risk-taking’ in bot rollout

The agency’s years-long investment in robotic process automation reached an inflection point last year, when the IRS used a bot well-established in handling…

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Former NIST director is busy promoting research funded by both government and industry

Dr. Walter Copan ran the National Institute of Standards and Technology during the Trump administration and has had long experience in research both corporate and governmental.

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