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Articles from the CIO Council & Our Partners

IT Solutions Challenge 2015 Problem Description - Lori Zimet

By Lori Zimet · April 24, 2015

I’ve worked in the Federal Government for over 13 years, but the vast of majority of government agency work remains a mystery to me. When I heard that my managers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission had nominated me for the CIOC IT Solutions Challenge, I was excited to participate in an exercise that would provide insight into the inner workings of the Federal Government that I haven’t yet encountered.

IT Solutions Challenge 2015 Problem Description - Tonya Eaton

By Tonya Eaton · April 23, 2015

Thursday, April 9, 2015, was filled with continuous activities that allowed us to understand and contribute to the first workshop of the IT Solutions Challenge. It was great to hear encouraging words from multiple guest speakers throughout the day including Stephanie Brown’s graphic facilitation...

IT Solutions Challenge 2015 First Impressions - Edgar Pedroza

By Edgar Pedroza · April 23, 2015

When I was first asked by the Chief Information Officer of the Department of the Interior, Sylvia Burns, and the Geospatial Information Officer, Dr. Jerry Johnston, whether I would consider a nomination to serve on an exciting new committee being formed by the CIO Council, my first question was to ask - Where do I need to go and when do I need to be there?

IT Solutions Challenge 2015 First Impressions - Jeremy Greenland

By Jeremy Greenland · April 22, 2015

The Eisenhower Executive Office Building isn’t something you see every day. The architecture is beautiful and the décor is stunning. In short, it’s the kind of building that draws the eye.