Chief Data Officers Council

Federal CDO Council preparing 10 data science training program use cases


The use cases are intended to help other agencies bolster their data workforces.

Data community asks OMB to remember data funding in fiscal 2022


Reissuing a national data strategy, launching a national secure data service and giving chief data officers $50 million also made the Data Coalition's open letter.

USDS pilot to hire data scientists at 10 agencies closed in less than 2 days


The agencies plan to use subject matter expert-led assessments to determine if applicants qualify for the positions.

GSA releases finalized federal data skills catalog and ethics framework


The living documents will guide agencies in developing data management competencies and officials in making ethical decisions.

OMB should lead category management efforts to improve contract data, GAO says


In a new report, GAO found OMB's category management initiative focused too much on how to buy things at the expense of helping agencies determine what goods and services they actually need.

OMB calls for Federal Data Strategy detailees for agencies


Detailees will work with their agencies' chief data officers to implement the 2020 FDS Action Plan and develop one for 2021.