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HHS OIG data mastermind talks importance of networking, taking chances

Gigi Schumm welcomes Caryl Brzymialkiewicz, HHS assistant inspector general and chief data officer, to talk data integration and the importance of networking.

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Open-data law walks fine line keeping info ‘as open as possible’

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NGA wants to swap years of government data for industry know-how

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#FedFeed – USPTO reaches out to kids on National STEM Day

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FILE - This Sept. 15, 2011 file photo shows a nutrition label that lists high fructose corn syrup as an ingredient in a can of soda, in Philadelphia. In a trial starting Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, jurors in the case between sugar processors and corn manufacturers will take up one of nutrition’s most vexing debates and confront a choice common among some consumers: sugar or high fructose corn syrup? (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

USDA turns nutritional data into open data

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Data formats stall transparency in government

When it comes to government transparency, the Freedom of Information Act officers at federal agencies have a lot of catching up to do.

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White House hires DJ Patil, jumps into the chief data officer pool

DJ Patil is the first chief data scientist and deputy chief technology officer for data policy.

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Jason Miller, executive editor, Federal News Radio

It even sounds complicated: making information resources assessible, discoverable, and usable by the public, and making open and machine readable the new default for government information. But that’s what the White House ordered in May of 2013. Now agencies are finally getting their heads around how best to meet the requirements of the open data policy. Several agencies realize what’s needed is a combination of policy and action. Federal News Radio’s executive editor Jason Miller joined Tom Temin…

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