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FedScoop: USCIS automating pre-processing of immigration cases

“U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is focused on automating functions that will help pre-process immigration cases for adjudication, according to CTO Rob Brown. Natural language processing helps harvest names for adjudicators and flag potential fraud when applicants’ stories don’t align, machine learning (ML) combs biographic and biometric data to identify people with USCIS benefits, and network analytics make connections regarding […] The post FedScoop: USCIS automating pre-processing of immigration cases appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedScoop: USPTO chief information officer most excited about new search algorithms

“New search algorithms for relevant prior art most excite the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s CIO right now. USPTO created the machine-learning algorithms to increase the speed at which patents are examined by importing relevant prior art — all information on its claim of originality — into pending applications sent to art units, said Jamie Holcombe. Filtering data into haystacks […] The post FedScoop: USPTO chief information officer most excited about new search algorithms appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

KPMG seeking Lead Specialist, Federal Data Scientist

This global accounting, advisory and professional services firm is seeking an IT professional to lead Lead Data Science and Machine Learning intensive engagements, leveraging Natural Language Processing to mine unstructured data, using a variety of methods as part of an overall ML initiative.  The post KPMG seeking Lead Specialist, Federal Data Scientist appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Booz Allen Hamilton taps industry leader Andrew Larson as Vice President

Andrew Larson, an industry leader with more than 25 years of executive leadership experience who has directly led scaled Agile teams of up to 200 personnel and overseen large-scale, mission-critical software development and IT modernization programs for both federal agencies and commercial organizations, has taken on a new challenge as Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton. Andrew brings recent experience […] The post Booz Allen Hamilton taps industry leader Andrew Larson as Vice President appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOE to invest $29M in AI, Machine Learning, Data Analytics

“The Department of Energy will invest $29 million in new technologies that would help analysts process large volumes of information via artificial intelligence and similar approaches. DOE said Friday it seeks new AI, machine learning, algorithms and other analytical tools that may support national security, climate and clean energy research. The funding opportunity includes $21 million for machine learning development […] The post DOE to invest $29M in AI, Machine Learning, Data Analytics appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

GCN: DOE investing in machine learning tools for data analysis

“To help researchers better analyze the massive amount of data they collect from their experiments, the Department of Energy is dedicating $29 million to develop new machine learning tools and advanced algorithms that will benefit multiple scientific fields and inform cutting-edge solutions for a variety of complex problems. Today’s scientific facilities, instruments and high-performance computing (HPC) simulations regularly generate terabytes […] The post GCN: DOE investing in machine learning tools for data analysis appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedScoop: Machine learning speeding up patent classifications at USPTO

“Machine learning is helping the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shorten the time it takes to assign patent applications to examiners, instead of having to redo its entire classification process, according to CIO Jamie Holcombe. USPTO sent its top engineers to Google on the East and West coasts to learn more about ML and TensorFlow application programming interfaces. Now those […] The post FedScoop: Machine learning speeding up patent classifications at USPTO appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOE Solicitation: Machine Translation-based Cryptocurrency Mining Detection

Notice ID: BA-1264 “Idaho National Laboratory (INL), managed and operated by Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC (BEA), is offering the opportunity to enter into a license and/or collaborative research agreement to commercialize the cryptocurrency mining detection technology.” “Advanced cryptocurrency mining algorithms, including Monero and Lightning, that have been surreptitiously embedded into legitimate High-Performance Computing (HPC) applications present an increasing threat to […] The post DOE Solicitation: Machine Translation-based Cryptocurrency Mining Detection appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

NOAA Fisheries NEFSC awards Image Collection, Processing and Machine Learning task

Small business CVision AI beat out three other bidders to win a 4-year task by the Department of Commerce to provide the NOAA Fisheries Northeast Fisheries Science Center with Image collection, processing and machine learning to support the Northeast electronic monitoring programs. This task was awarded as a small business set-aside action and funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric […] The post NOAA Fisheries NEFSC awards Image Collection, Processing and Machine Learning task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Podcast: SBA Chief Technology Officer Sanjay Gupta on the future of AI and ML

“Podcast Questions Where the SBA sees the future of AI and ML Talk about Sanjay being a business first technologist and challenging the status quo in IT The story of the SBA implementing the CARES Act Congress passed in March. What advice Sanjay would you give to CIOs and CTOs in a digital first world so they don’t get fired. […] The post Podcast: SBA Chief Technology Officer Sanjay Gupta on the future of AI and ML appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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