Federal CDO Council

Data Foundation recommends installing federal chief data officer


The nonprofit says establishing the role would improve the visibility and capabilities of agency CDOs.

Center for Data Innovation calls for next Federal Data Strategy to address data divide


The think tank recommends the strategy be amended to address the lack of equitable data collection.

NASA looks to automate data sharing with government and commercial partners


NASA is focused on engineering, operations and safety data, said Chief Data Officer Ron Thompson, who plans to depart in July.

State Department launching new assessment-based recruitment process for data scientists


State CDO Garrett Berntsen tells FedScoop his agency's Center for Analysis has focused "a lot of energy" on addressing its talent gap.

Federal Data Strategy finally gets Year 2 Action Plan


Agencies may not begin work on the delayed 2021 Action Plan until the end of the year.

Federal CDO Council seeks input on improving data sharing, skills and ethics


Responses to a new RFI will inform new guidance on overlooked areas including data ethics and equity.