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FCW: Coast Guard looks to take law enforcement database mobile

“‘We’re looking at what the MISLE needs to be of the future,’ [Vice Adm. Scott Buschman, the Coast Guard’s deputy commandant for operations] testified Oct. 20 during a House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation hearing. ‘We’re also looking at…taking pieces of MISLE and breaking it down in applications so they can use it […] The post FCW: Coast Guard looks to take law enforcement database mobile appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Federal News Network: HHS AI strategy hinges on culture shift, knowledge exchange

“It won’t be in the Olympics anytime soon but Oki Mek considers artificial intelligence “a team sport.” As the chief artificial intelligence officer for the Department of Health and Human Services, Mek may be a little biased, but as his agency works through its AI strategy — released in January — collaboration and knowledge exchange […] The post Federal News Network: HHS AI strategy hinges on culture shift, knowledge exchange appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

FCW: VA seeks full 2022 funding for health record project, despite six-month pause

“House appropriators are concerned that the Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking to fully fund its program to switch from its homegrown Vista system to Cerner’s commercial electronic health record in 2022, despite having unspent funds from fiscal year 2021.” “Implementation of the 10-year Electronic Health Record Modernization (EHRM) program was halted this year over […] The post FCW: VA seeks full 2022 funding for health record project, despite six-month pause appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

VAntage Point: VA Data Analytics Service hosts successful hackathon

“What happens when you bring together passionate public servants, brilliant data scientists, and experienced analysts to collaborate on a problem using the latest cloud-based technology? A hackathon!” “In August 2021, VA hosted a data science hackathon focused on a common issue in VA and throughout the healthcare industry: inaccurate medical coding. For those not familiar […] The post VAntage Point: VA Data Analytics Service hosts successful hackathon appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

FedScoop: Lawmakers introduce bill to increase oversight of federal contractors’ use of AI

“Sens. Gary Peters, D-Mich., and Rob Portman R-Ohio, have introduced legislation intended to protect information handled by federal contractors that use artificial intelligence technology. If enacted, the new bill would require the director of the Office of Management and Budget to establish and consult with an AI hygiene working group, which would be tasked with ensuring government contracts for AI […] The post FedScoop: Lawmakers introduce bill to increase oversight of federal contractors’ use of AI appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

USPTO taps Acting Director, Enterprise Data Architecture

Armed with perspective gained through almost two decades spent serving the US Patent and Trademark Office, including recent experience planning, organizing, and overseeing the activities of the team of data scientists including formulating the use of Data as an Asset, this technology innovation leader has taken on a new challenge. The post USPTO taps Acting Director, Enterprise Data Architecture appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

VA recruits Enterprise Architect, Data Architecture

Chimmy Munthali, a Technical Program/Project Analyst and Management professional with 17+ years of demonstrated success in the implementation of strategic, enterprise-wide initiatives and solutions-oriented projects across a diverse customer base within the United States (U.S.) Federal sector, has taken on a new challenge as Enterprise Architect, Data Architecture at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). […] The post VA recruits Enterprise Architect, Data Architecture appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

Treasury IRS taps Senior Director, Enterprise Data Management

This industry leader, who has worked for the Department of the Treasury for over 15 years, has taken on a new challenge as Senior Director, Enterprise Data Management at the Department of the Treasury's Internal Revenue Service. The post Treasury IRS taps Senior Director, Enterprise Data Management appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOJ awards DATA Act Support task to CGI Federal

CGI Federal beat out 2 other bidders to win a 5-year, $5M task from the Department of Justice for DATA Act support for FMIG. The task was awarded on the DOJ Financial Management Assistance Support Services (FMASS II) BPA. Awardee Name: CGI FEDERAL Contract Duration: 60 months Total Contract Value: $4,999,200.00 Funding Agency: DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Number of Bidders: 3 […] The post DOJ awards DATA Act Support task to CGI Federal appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOE IT Executive on plan to advance AI

“The emergence of adversarial artificial intelligence (AI) requires special attention. AI users need to understand the threat space and organize responsible AI mitigations, said Pamela Isom, director of the Artificial Intelligence and Technology Office (AITO) at the Department of Energy (DoE), on Oct. 18 at the AI World virtual summit. The DoE, according to Isom, has been on a strategic […] The post DOE IT Executive on plan to advance AI appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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