News and Updates

A Year in the Life of a PIF

Mar 26, 2019 |

As a Presidential Innovation Fellow in my second year, I often get asked by the newer class of PIFs coming in, “What does a successful PIF year typically look like?” Read »

A Year in the Life of a PIF

Deep Dive: Using Data Technology + Innovation for Lyme Disease

Mar 18, 2019 | , ,

A 14-week sprint delivered digital tools that used federal open data to address Lyme and tick-borne diseases. Read »

Deep Dive: Using Data Technology + Innovation for Lyme Disease

Go Beyond Coaching and Mentorship and Get Started as a Sponsor

Mar 13, 2019 |

One step beyond mentorship is another practice called sponsorship: action-orientated, deeply invested support that helps others in their long-term professional advancement. Read »

Go Beyond Coaching and Mentorship and Get Started as a Sponsor

Using Augmented Reality to Teach Kids about Currency

Mar 5, 2019 |

The U.S. Currency Education Program used research, prototyping, and user-feedback to develop a mobile app to teach young students about money. Read »

Using Augmented Reality to Teach Kids about Currency

Deep Dive: How a Health Tech Sprint Pioneered an AI Ecosystem

Feb 27, 2019 | , ,

Seven teams created digital tools that help in finding experimental therapies for patients, and for clinical trials to recruit new patients. Read »

Deep Dive: How a Health Tech Sprint Pioneered an AI Ecosystem

Why Our Country Needs More Civic Tech Leaders

Feb 26, 2019 | , , ,

Government is a great place to work for technologists, data scientists, designers and entrepreneurs who want to serve and solve problems for the American people. Read »

Why Our Country Needs More Civic Tech Leaders

Introducing the 2019 Presidential Innovation Fellows

Feb 14, 2019 |

We are excited to announce our 2019 Presidential Innovation Fellows (PIF) who have begun their “tour of duty” in American tech. Read »

Introducing the 2019 Presidential Innovation Fellows

Designing for Translation

Dec 20, 2018 |

Learn simple planning steps to successfully translate content into multiple languages. Read »

Designing for Translation

Out On the Front Lines of Civic Tech

Dec 19, 2018 | , , , , ,

A look back at the Presidential Innovation Fellows work with federal agencies in 2018. Read »

Out On the Front Lines of Civic Tech

Health Tech Sprint Aims at Improving Care Access and Experience

Nov 2, 2018 | , ,

This sprint is designed to improve care by assisting in access to novel therapeutics and improving clinical trials. Read »

Health Tech Sprint Aims at Improving Care Access and Experience

GSA Steps Up Security for .gov

Oct 29, 2018 | ,

Read how GSA’s DotGov Program is modernizing the security of .gov to make government websites and systems more secure. Read »

GSA Steps Up Security for .gov

A Design Challenge to Improve How School Data is Reported

Sep 26, 2018 |

Join ED for two days of sketching, prototyping, and building solutions to help states design family-friendly approaches that make school data more transparent and accessible. Read »

A Design Challenge to Improve How School Data is Reported

Want a More Innovative Agency? Encourage Employees to Experiment

Sep 19, 2018 |

How agency leaders can create a work environment that fosters innovation via creativity and experimentation. Read »

Want a More Innovative Agency? Encourage Employees to Experiment

Collaborating for Better Design, Technology, and User Experience

Aug 30, 2018 |

Overview of initiatives across Federal government that focus on IT design, development and accessibility. Read »

Collaborating for Better Design, Technology, and User Experience

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Jul 24, 2018

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