Johns Hopkins University

Bloomberg Philanthropies to open $43 million city research center

by • 7 months ago

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's foundation is opening a new center at Johns Hopkins University to house its many city-focused programs.

LA’s innovation chief left for Bloomberg public-sector role

by • 11 months ago

Amanda Daflos, Los Angeles' former chief innovation officer, stepped down last month to become the executive director of the Bloomberg Center for Public Innovation at Johns Hopkins University.

The pandemic made open data bigger than ever. But it's still pretty messy.

by • 1 year ago

COVID-19 radically increased the public's appetite for data. But a year in, political shenanigans and limited federal standards make it difficult to fully understand the public health crisis.

Automated cyberthreat intelligence pilot reduced states' response times to minutes

by • 1 year ago

States that participated in the pilot cut the time needed to block malicious domains from three days to three minutes.

Coronavirus data errors reveal 'uncharted waters' for states

by • 2 years ago

Counting errors, political feuds and a lack of common data governance is making it more difficult for states to get control of the pandemic, a government data expert said.

Four states join cybersecurity automation pilot

by • 2 years ago

Arizona, Louisiana, Massachusetts and Texas are working with a Johns Hopkins University lab to speed up how they react to threat intelligence.

Johns Hopkins University expands data programs for local governments

by • 3 years ago

The Center for Government Excellence is being expanded into a larger think tank that includes applied research and online courses in data science for city officials.