November 13, 2013 On November 13, join your federal colleagues at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, where the results of the Government Business Council’s poll on retaining and developing tomorrow’s federal workforce will be presented and learn about best practices on retention and closing skills gaps from a panel of experts.
August 21, 2013 The Defense Industrial Base comprises more than 100,000 companies and subcontractors who work alongside DoD to secure critical systems against intrusions. But with slashed defense budgets, federal and corporate plans for protecting the U.S. cyber infrastructure are subject to serious alterations.
Assessing Cyber Research and Development: What Progress Has Been Made and What Are the New Priorities?
July 25, 2013 In December 2011, the White House released a report entitled Trustworthy Cyberspace: Strategic Plan for the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Program, guiding federal R&D spending and priorities in cybersecurity. A year and a half later and in light of recent high-profile hackings and security breaches, how is federal cybersecurity research and development progressing?
June 19, 2013 Join us for an exciting look at several unique and successful digital government initiatives and hear first-hand how your peers answered these questions. We’ll dive into what worked, as well as what challenges arose and how they were overcome.
June 13, 2013 In this digital era, citizens and internal stakeholders expect high-value, robust, secure online services. Dynamic forces, including budgetary pressures, a rapidly evolving IT landscape, and increased expectations constantly push IT networks, and those who manage them, to the edge of their capabilities.
June 11, 2013 You have been challenged to find efficiencies in the management, operations, and technology of the programs under your purview. On June 11, join us for a holistic discussion on how you can best bring those efforts to bear on the challenge of budgeting and fiscal planning.
May 23, 2013 One year after it launched, the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) continues to draw strong industry interest around the requirements federal agencies and vendors must meet to provide security authorization for use of cloud services.
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.