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15 Mar 2018

President's Management Agenda Release

By: CIO Council Operations
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The President’s Management Agenda lays out a long-term vision for modernizing the Federal Government in key areas that will improve the ability of all agencies to deliver mission outcomes, provide excellent service, and effectively steward taxpayer dollars on behalf of the American people. The agenda outlines three key drivers of...

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15 Mar 2018

Innovation Sandbox Pilot Launch

By: Maria Roat, CIO of the Small Business Administration and Chair of the CIO Council's Innovation Committee
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Background The CIO Council’s Innovation Committee is a vehicle to lead innovation and drive strategic change, including digital projects across the federal enterprise. In late 2017, the Small Business Administration (SBA) received funding from the CIO Council’s Innovation Committee to develop and implement a pilot initiative allowing agencies access to...

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02 Feb 2018

Preliminary Results of the CIO Council’s Government-wide Hiring Event Demonstrate Effectiveness of CXO Collaboration

By: CIO Council Operations
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Recent industry reports project a 1.8 million cybersecurity workforce shortage across the globe by 2022. To operate and innovate in the federal IT space, the United States Federal Government must continue to invest in recruiting the necessary talent. The Federal Government must compete to recruit IT talent needed to defend...

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29 Dec 2017

Federal CIO Council 2017 Accomplishments

By: CIO Council Operations
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Federal Secure Mobility Toolkit 14 agency success stories included State of Federal IT Report Published a comprehensive report providing a roadmap for the future of Federal IT Secure Mobility Day 80 attendees 25 recommendations to improve mobile security in the Federal Government First-ever, Government-wide Tech/Cyber Hiring & Recruitment Event 30...

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21 Dec 2017

Universal Design - What's in it for me??

By: CIO Council Operations
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This blog entry was originally published on December 20, 2017 on GSA’s Section 508 blog. This is the second part of a two-part series about Universal Design Chief Information Officers In private and public spaces,the role of the CIO is morphing in line with changing technologies and priorities. Today, CIOs...

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