Virginia's GIS advisory board adds two new members
The state is bringing in new talent to guide its geospatial information systems policy and technologies.
Virginia launches website to connect entrepreneurs with investors
Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Sen. Mark Warner want to give Virginia entrepreneurs more access to funding from within the state.
Virginia's smart city group names essential elements in preliminary report
Interoperability, scalability and cooperation with the private sector were identified as best practices by the governor's smart city working group.
Virginia opioid addiction datathon inspires 15 new apps
The coding competition brought together teams of government, higher ed and the private sector to develop apps that combat the opioid crisis with analytics and open data.
Governor's Technology Awards showcases 17 'creative' technologies in Virginia
State and local government organizations and education institutions were recognized for the kind of good work the state's secretary of technology says is becoming increasingly common.
Virginia adopts cybersecurity framework to get everyone speaking the same language
To meet the skills gap, the state says it has become the first in the nation to adopt a federal framework for standardized cybersecurity language.
Virginia 'Smart Cities' workgroup will gather and guide localities
The governor has created a new coalition charged with writing policies and providing feedback on emerging smart city issues, while convening the broader community.
38 governors sign cybersecurity compact
As leadership of the National Governors Association changes hands, state leaders pledge commitment to bolstering cybersecurity defenses in their states.
Virginia opens state's first runway for drones
Courting businesses and federal research investments, Gov. Terry McAuliffe opens a testing runway dedicated to unmanned aircraft systems.