Weekly Roundup: January 23-27, 2017

Featured

The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending January 27, 2017.

On the Radio Hour

Alfred Almanza
Deputy Under Secretary
U.S. Department of Agriculture

In the magazine

Making Open Innovation Ecosystems Work: Case Studies in Healthcare
In recent years, government agencies have been faced with the following challenge: finding innovative approaches to deliver technological solutions to agency...

On the blog

Attracting Job-Creating Investments into the U.S.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 14:23
The U.S. is seen as one of the safest places in the world to invest. And these investments turn into jobs. The Bureau...
View All content in Innovation ( 31-40 of 235)
Sort by:
When a new Administration takes office in January 2017, a new set of leaders will drive the nation’s innovation agenda. These leaders can build on significant progress from previous administrations, overcome continued challenges in modernizing technology infrastructure, enact flexible policies and regulations, and build innovation leadership and skills in the federal workforce.
0 comments
0 recommendations
This paper provides analysis and a set of concrete recommendations, both for the period of transition before the inauguration, and for the start of the next presidency, to encourage and sustain innovation in government.
0 comments
0 recommendations
Leaders Speak: Admiral Paul Zukunft, the 25th Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, joined me on The Business of Government Hour to discuss the U.S. Coast Guard’s strategic direction, its key priorities, and how it is modernizing to meet today’s demands while preparing for tomorrow.
0 comments
0 recommendations
Innovation is often thought of as the flashy solutions generated from dedicated units whose sole purpose is to bring creative thinking to tackle big problems.
0 comments
0 recommendations
The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending July 29, 2016.
0 comments
0 recommendations
What has the FCC done to transform its IT infrastructure? How has the FCC Chief Information Officer cultivated a network of change agents? What is the FCC doing to cultivate a culture of risk-taking and experimentation? Dr. Bray, FCC Chief Information Officer, joined me on The Business of Government Hour to share his insights on these topics and more.
0 comments
0 recommendations
In September 2015, the United Nations adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. How will countries go about implementing them?
0 comments
0 recommendations
In September 2015, the United Nations adopted a set of 17 goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. How will countries go about implementing them?
0 comments
0 recommendations
A recent discussion among leaders who have helped to stand up new agencies points to a number of lessons for leaders who will do the same, now and in the future.
0 comments
0 recommendations
This edition of the Business of Government magazine highlights strong leaders with the right talent who are charged with executing the business of government. These leaders are responsible for a vast array of government missions that comprise a significant chunk of the federal government budget.
0 comments
0 recommendations
­