Mitigating the National Security Impact of Cost Cutting: How to Ensure Innovation & Development in Lean Times
April 4, 2013 Join Nextgov and INSA on April 4th as we dive into the INSA Council on Technology and Innovation's initial white paper, Emerging Sciences and Technologies - Securing the National through Discovery and Innovation, and we look to the future and identity the key areas the IC must invest in today to remain competitive for tomorrow.
March 27, 2013 The federal government invested $200 million last year to expand basic research in big data. Meanwhile agencies are experiencing varied success with their own big data initiatives. Some agencies are experimenting with open source data, others are appointing chief data officers. One thing is clear: Big data analysis is tough to do, but also a potential game changer for smarter and more efficient government.
March 12, 2013 On March 12, join former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker and Government Executive for our bi-annual Budget Town Hall event. Walker, who is founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative and an expert on federal fiscal issues, will take your questions on the budget showdown, the realities of sequestration, and the way forward for responsible federal budgeting.
February 12, 2013 As the intelligence community moves into 2013, agencies need technology more than ever to continue to shape and improve intelligence operations. In light of shrinking budgets and fiscal concerns, intelligence leaders are looking towards the evolution of the IC IT Enterprise to streamline technology investments and enhance collaboration across all elements in the intelligence community.
February 7, 2013 Join us on February 7th to explore the priorities for cybersecurity in 2013; the investments that will be needed to protect federal networks; and the policies, processes, people, and technology required to mitigate risk.
December 13, 2012 Come hear from innovative CLOs who are helping advance agency missions through the creation of cutting edge learning. Research findings will also shed light on how federal agencies are creating cultures of learning and how the role of the CLO could be further optimized.
December 6, 2012 Driving improvement in business processes, systems and technologies is only part of the puzzle, as undersecretaries must also identify the right size and skills mix for the workforce and set aside resources for vital modernization programs.
December 5, 2012 Recruiters must do more with less while also supporting flexible mission requirements. This event will showcase what’s being done in government to take hiring reform to the next level and will review some of the innovative solutions available.
December 3, 2012 Government agencies don’t have to follow in the wake of innovation—they can be the source. From the development of the world’s most energy efficient data center to competitions inspiring the public to identify ways to better analyze and share large amounts of data across government, federal agencies are proving they can lead the way in spurring innovation and progress across sectors.
November 27, 2012 Voluntary cybersecurity guidelines could soon be developed for owners of power, water and other critical infrastructure facilities under a White House executive order. However, there are already examples where the public and private sector have worked together to protect the nation’s core critical infrastructure.