Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation

Beeck Center, NGA launch 'Data Labs' to help states recover from pandemic

by • 2 months ago

Housing and homelessness, small business support, higher education and workforce are the program's four focus areas.

How the Beeck Center helps improve digital services

by • 5 months ago

Beeck Center fellow Kevin Parker shares what his colleagues are learning as they burrow in with digital service teams in New Jersey, Colorado and New York City.

Biden can help states modernize by restoring White House's 'power to convene'

by • 10 months ago

A former federal CTO hopes the new administration will take a greater interest in states' modernization and data efforts, starting with vaccine distribution.

States are striving for smarter data practices during the pandemic

by • 1 year ago

States are using more data and refining their practices on the fly during the pandemic, but they're still often hampered by legacy organizational structures, says a guest on StateScoop's Priorities podcast.

CDOs should be more involved in states' economic recovery, researchers say

by • 1 year ago

A new report out of Georgetown University sketches a guide for state officials to ramp up their use of data as they plan for gigantic budget shortfalls.

Former 18F staffers create 'State Software Collaborative'

by • 1 year ago

Robin Carnahan and Waldo Jaquith want states to stop "reinventing the wheel" with each new technology procurement and instead work together to create software they can share.