Advisory panel looks for 'moonshot' in Commerce data
April 24, 2015
The inaugural meeting of the Commerce Data Advisory Council discussed how the Commerce Department can take their troves of data to the next level for the American public.
The White House has launched its 2011 SAVE Award (Securing Americans Value and Efficiency) that encourages federal employees to "produce ideas that will yield savings while also improving the way that government operates." Submission deadline is July 30, 2011.
The program began in 2009 and, according to the White House, more than 56,000 ideas have been submitted. The Office of Management & Budget will select four finalists and the winner will be decided by a public online voting process.
Trudy Givens, Bureau of Prisons:
Nancy Fichtner, Department of Veterans Affairs: