The position of data scientist has been called the sexiest job of the 21st century, but how are these relatively new skilled positions affecting the federal government? Working on everything from preventing fraud in the healthcare industry and combating cyber threats to predicting changes in weather and environment, data scientists can use their findings to help guide policies and strategies at agencies across the government.
How will data science shape the future of government? Join us on March 2nd as we chat with data scientists about their roles, the technologies they use, and their impact on agency missions.
Dr. Terry Adams
Program Manager, Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Senior Data Scientist, The Lab @ DC & The Office of the Chief Technology Officer, Government of the District of Columbia
Deputy Chief Data Officer, Department of Commerce
Senior Editor, Technology & Events, Government Executive Media Group