June 21, 2018 To effectively perform their jobs, with the ultimate goal of improving customer satisfaction, OBM has developed the Employee Training and Development Program. The Program is designed to equip employees with exceptional knowledge, skills, and abilities. The organization believes that by strengthening their workforce, they foster a team environment and enhance the quality of their team’s performance, now and in the future, for the benefit of the organization and its customers. If their customers, fellow SSA employees, have a safe and healthy environment in which to work, they will be better able to serve the American public. This viewcast will explore the OBM Program and provide insights that other agencies may find useful as they strive to build a team that is mission-focused and well-prepared for the workforce challenges they face every day.
June 14, 2018 Whether you’re a mission owner, data scientist or developer, adding Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence(AI) to your applications can improve decision-making, promote a culture of experimentation and help modernize operations and your workforce across the board. This webinar shows you what’s possible with ML and AI in the AWS Cloud, when you add the power of prediction, computer vision, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Artificial Intelligence to your applications, and begin building intelligent services.
May 23, 2018 Program Integrity policies should be implemented to prevent unnecessary fraud, waste, and abuse in government agencies. Confirming program eligibility, monitoring changes that may impact eligibility, and addressing improper payments are three critical steps that can help taxpayers and the government save millions of dollars each year. A well-designed and properly implemented strategy for program integrity at both the federal and state agency level is crucial. Join us for our webcast where we discuss recent challenges regarding program integrity and specific areas where particular tools and best practices offer a great opportunity for improvement.
April 24, 2018 Join Dustin Brown, Deputy Assistant Director of Management at OMB, Steve Goodrich, President of the Center for Organizational Excellence, and Mark Reinhold, Associate Director of Employee Services at OPM for information and tools that will enable you to respond to current workforce reshaping challenges. They will also highlight OMB, OPM, and private sector roles and capabilities in providing expertise and assistance for your agency’s efforts.
April 19, 2018 What are the tools successful agencies have used to achieve digital transformation? How can other agencies learn from these stories and what steps are required to continue to improve? Tune in to the viewcast on April 19 to hear from federal agencies that are leading the charge to transform digital services, improve the customer experience and increase access to information, all while maintaining security.
March 21, 2018 Federal data is valuable and sensitive and thus requires top notch security. Protection schemes need to be proactive - anticipating the new vulnerabilities of the cloud rather than responding to the cyber concerns of the past. But anticipated Federal spending does not match with what works best for the cloud and what will work best going forward in a turbulent cyber environment. Join our webcast to discuss the future concerns of cybersecurity at the Federal level and how spending priorities and security tools could be better aligned to anticipate and tackle these risks.
March 6, 2018 Private sector companies and even the federal government are rapidly adopting e-signatures –nearly 700 million transactions in 2017 relied on the technology. But as a state or local government leader, you may need to know more before you are comfortable implementing a solution. What is the current legal environment around e-signatures and how is it evolving? What business processes and citizen interactions can benefit from e-signatures? How can you ensure you are successful? Tune in as we tackle these questions!
January 31, 2018 The current administration has made the cloud a key component of its strategy for IT modernization, citing its “excellent levels of functionality, cost effectiveness, and security.” However, the administration also acknowledges that, despite its well-known benefits, broad scale migration to the cloud remains stymied in many agencies. The challenge is twofold. First, agencies need a better understanding of the obstacles to cloud adoption and how to overcome them. In particular, they need to understand the different approaches to the cloud and how to select the one that best meets their requirements. Second, agencies need to think in new ways about the cloud—recognizing the opportunities it presents to transform their operations.
January 24, 2018 Rather than simply upgrading outdated technology, agencies should develop an infrastructure that actually improves the performance and agility of the workforce. In part, that means providing an infrastructure that enables employees to access the information and services they need whether they are working in the office, at home or on the road. It also means providing them with tools that foster better communication and team decision-making. Register to learn about the strategies for making digital transformation a reality.
January 23, 2018 From self-driving cars to ships patrolling the seas, autonomous vehicles are about to change the modern landscape – in the commercial sector and in defense. Join this Webcast for an introduction to the fundamentals of autonomy, including approaches for achieving autonomy, challenges beyond technology and what makes a system “autonomous.” Leidos’ Chief Autonomy Scientist, Dr. Bob Touchton, will provide examples from the current state of autonomous systems, as well as the latest research and use cases. Attendees will leave the session with a deeper understanding of how to insert and manage autonomy in their programs as well as insight into discussions on the topic.