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In New Jersey, data privacy starts with basic education

by • 1 week ago

The state’s chief data and privacy officer says she’s doing a lot with privacy, but keeping data private starts with educating staff on the fundamentals.

Connecticut's first chief data officer steps down

by • 1 month ago

Tyler Kleykamp helped forge statewide legislation and policy that supports initiatives ranging from opioid-addiction recovery to the magnet school lottery.

Pennsylvania to centralize digital services, hire chief data officer

by • 3 months ago

Gov. Tom Wolf has announced a new position within the state's technology leadership and a plan to "transform" digital government.

Philadelphia combines data, GIS roles in IT office reorganization

by • 5 months ago

Henry “Hank” Garie will assume both roles in a recognition of spatial data's growing relevance in government.

Boston's new centralized data platform is the city's starting point for predictive analytics

by • 7 months ago

Initially focused on centralizing data and improving data-sharing, officials say this is the first step before tackling challenges before they appear.

Boston hires new chief data officer, elevates CISO role

by • 8 months ago

Gregory McCarthy and Stefanie Costa Leabo represent two key personnel changes following the appointment of David Elges as city CIO last November.

Deloitte CEO tells governors to 'elevate' chief data officers

by • 8 months ago

Cathy Engelbert told a conference that officials coordinating data efforts in state government could do more if given greater influence.

Hawaii lawmakers consider chief data officer, IT governance bills

by • 8 months ago

New bills would create a statewide chief data officer, and also require the state CIO to update an IT strategic plan every four years.

Charleston hires former GIS director as first innovation chief

by • 9 months ago

Tracy McKee returns to the South Carolina city after eight months as Baltimore's chief data officer.