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Memphis CIO departs for university teaching role after 7 years

by • 2 years ago

Brent Nair quietly resigned earlier this summer to pursue a role teaching project management to MBA students at a local university.

Cloud essential for smart city data sharing and analytics, panel says

by • 3 years ago

Cities need to push forward on migration to cloud computing in order to truly maximize the opportunities offered around data sharing and analytics, say some smart city thought leaders.

Data experts, public officials and academics unite at health and human services workshop

by • 3 years ago

A network of city and university partners grows increasingly organized as its civic-minded members find new ways to work together.

Cities are where civic technologists can place their trust, panel says

by • 3 years ago

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says collaboration across disciplines will prove key as city and local governments provide a haven for citizens and data scientists looking for a place to store their trust.

MetroLab Network advisory council to guide smart-city partnerships

by • 3 years ago

The smart-city movement gains a new ally in leadership and organization amid one of government's fastest growing endeavors.

For many smart cities, a shift to students

by • 3 years ago

Commentary: Students are a low-or-no-cost resource that can help cities solve problems and ignite efforts to make governments work more efficiently.

Students share data analytics research with Virginia county to improve efficiency

by • 4 years ago

Virginia Tech research fellows are wrapping up their work to analyze Arlington County, Virginia's data.

O’Malley: Federal, state government need county-style leadership

by • 4 years ago

The former governor of Maryland and mayor of Baltimore said a major impetus behind his presidential run was to bring county-style leadership to the federal government.

Virginia county pilots data analytics project that could serve as a national model

by • 4 years ago

Data scholars from Virginia Tech are working with Arlington County, Virginia, to help make leaders make smarter, data-driven decisions.