Journey of Discovery: Interview with Dr. Ellen Stofan, NASA Chief Scientist

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 - 17:04
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 16:00
NASA leads the nation on a great journey of discovery, seeking new knowledge and understanding of our Earth, sun, solar system, and the universe— out to its farthest reaches and back to its earliest moments of existence. To do this, it invests on the order of $3 billion annually in fundamental and applied research and technology development across a broad range of topics, including space and earth sciences, life and physical sciences, human health, aeronautics, and technology.

Establishing The Center’s Leadership Fellow

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 - 13:25
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 13:21
Government leaders today have an opportunity to address serious public management issues that go to the core of effective governance and leadership, meeting seemingly intractable problems head-on.  Complex public sector challenges do not follow orderly and linear processes, and governments operate in an environment of limited resources while responsibilities seem to have increased (e.g., homeland security, home loan modifications, cybersecurity).

Managing U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Interview with CBP Deputy Commissioner Kevin McAleenan

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 - 14:04
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 13:38
 The U.S. continues to face a diverse array of traditional and asymmetric threats to its security. Seemingly isolated events can have serious consequences thousands of miles away. The US border is a nexus to a continuum of activities that impact our national security and prosperity – having a safe and secure border is critical!

Weekly Roundup for September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30th, 2016 - 11:38
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 11:18
Michael J. Keegan Obama signs continuing resolution to keep agencies running through Dec. 9. The president signed the continuing resolution Thursday, which Congress passed yesterday. The measure keeps the government functioning through Dec. 9.

Weekly Roundup for September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 - 19:31
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 19:11
Michael J. Keegan FAA looks to take over commercial space traffic control. The Federal Aviation Administration is making the case that it and not the military should police commercial space traffic, and Congress is helping the flight agency take the first step.

Weekly Roundup for September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16th, 2016 - 13:39
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 13:31
Michael J. Keegan Devil’s in the details for implementing VA Commission recommendations.The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee took on the recommendations from the VA Commission on Care’s recent report on veterans health care.

The IBM Center for The Business of Government

Monday, September 12th, 2016 - 20:17
The IBM Center for The Business of Government connects research to practice, applying scholarship to real world issues and decisions for government. The Center stimulates research and facilitates discussion of new approaches to improving the effectiveness of government at the federal, state, local, and international levels.

Effective Leadership in Network Collaboration: Lessons Learned from Continuum of Care Homeless Programs

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 - 19:09
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 18:47
These are very important questions and a recent IBM Center report,

Effective Leadership in Network Collaboration: Lessons Learned from Continuum of Care Homeless Programs

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 - 9:38
The authors collected data from a survey of 237 homeless program networks across the nation, as well as in-depth reviews and interviews of four CoC homeless networks in three states. While this report focuses on homeless networks, its findings and recommendations are applicable to networks in all service delivery areas.

Weekly Roundup for September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 - 14:19
Friday, September 2, 2016 - 13:45