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CDO Council sees ‘unique opportunity’ to elevate data talent across government

Chief Data Officers Council Chairman Ted Kaouk says a CDO playbook is helping standardize some elements of the job across government.

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CDO Council gets tips on how to recruit talent, share data across agencies

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Federal Data Strategy 2021 action plan sets cross-agency goals on AI, upskilling workforce

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CDO Council sees administration’s equity goals increase demand for data

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USDA Chief Data Officer Ted Kaouk moving to OPM in October

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Who is a CDO’s boss? Survey finds mixed role in agency hierarchy

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CDO Council looks to ‘blend data’ across agencies to maximize value

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COVID-19 created huge demand for data, but USDA came prepared

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USDA stands up 500 data dashboards from executive brainstorming

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Analytics reveal areas for mission improvement at USDA, VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs is applying artificial intelligence to help improve medical care. The Agriculture Department is giving its eight mission…

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USDA candidate development program priming next class of CIOs and CISOs

The Federal Chief Information Officers Council selected 21 GS-14s and 15s from 11 different agencies to participate in an Agriculture Department-run Senior…

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