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.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The 2012 Heroines in Technology gala is scheduled for tomorrow at 6 p.m. EST at the Hilton McLean in Tysons Corner, Va.
Presented by AFCEA NOVA and March of Dimes, the gala recognizes and honors women in the technology community for their dedication to community service.
Since its inception, Heroines in Technology has honored 67 women and raised more than $1.4 million to support the March of Dimes.
The gala has attracted 350 to 400 guests in the past. The evening includes a cocktail reception, dinner and silent and live auctions. Guests include directors, CEOs and other high-level individuals from local corporations and government agencies.
Finalists will be recognized and winners announced in the following categories: Rising Heroine, Individual Heroine, Corporate Heroine, AFCEA International Government Heroine and Lifetime Achievement Heroine.
The 2012 Heroines in Technology finalists: