Government Analytics Breakfast (GAB) Forum

GAB Forum

Johns Hopkins University has partnered with REI Systems to host a Government Analytics Breakfast (GAB) Forum.

The GAB Forum brings together professionals from academia, government, and industry to discuss advances in data-driven decision making in the public sector.

The GAB Forum meets every other month at the Johns Hopkins Washington, DC Center (1717 Massachusetts Ave., NW) on a Wednesday morning from 8:30-10 am.

October 2019. “Results of the 2019 Government Analytics Survey.” Michael Conlin (Chief Data Officer, DoD), Pat Hu (Director, Bureau of Transportation Statistics), William Wiatrowski (Deputy Commissioner, Bureau of Labor Statistics), Collin Paschall (Sr. Lecturer, JHU Government Analytics Program)

June 2019. “Artificial Intelligence Algorithms Manifest Our Own Biases: Reduce Harm by Mitigating Risks.” Miriam McKinney (Data Analyst at the JHU Center for Government Excellence) and Andrew Nicklin (Futurist At-Large at the JHU Centers for Civic Impact)

April 2019. “Who Is Using AI in Government, for What Purpose?” Keith Nakasone (Deputy Assistant Commissioner, GSA); Marina Fox (.GOV Domain Services Manager, GSA); Terry Carpenter, NBIS Program Executive Officer, Defense Information Systems Agency)

February 2019. Daniel Zabronsky, Deputy Associate Commissioner, Social Security Administration

October 2018. Dr. Mona Siddiqui, MD, MPH, Chief Data Officer, US Department of Health and Human Services; Ms. Allison Oelschlaeger, Chief Data Officer, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Dr. Jim Kyung-Soo Liew, Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University

June 2018. Tom Brandt, Chief Risk Officer, IRS

April 2018. Sarah Ellis Peed, Deputy Director for the NPPD Office of Cyber and Infrastructure Analysis, DHS

February 2018. Jennifer Diamantis, Associate Director and Chief, Office of Market Intelligence, SEC and Austin Gerig, Assistant Director, Office of Research and Data Services, SEC

December 2017. Melvin Greer, Chief Data Scientist, Intel Corporation

June 2017. Hyon Kim, Program Director, & Rebecca Williams, Senior Implementation Advisor, JHU Center for Government Excellence

March 2017. Jason Matheny, Director at IARPA

October 2016. Vanessa Perez, JHU Lecturer and Expert on Data-driven Campaigning

June 2016. John Tindel, Data Scientist at GSA

April 2016. Alvaro Bedoya, Clare Garvie, & Jonathan Frankle, Georgetown Law’s Center on Privacy & Technology

February 2016. Caryl Brzymialkiewicz, Chief Data Officer at HHS, Office of Inspector General

November 2015. Lisa Danzig, Associate Director for Performance and Personnel Management at OMB

Semptember 2015. Norman Dong, Commissioner of GSA’s Public Building Service

June 2015. Dave Lebryk, Fiscal Assistant Secretary at the Treasury

April 2015. Kristen Dalboe, Program Manager at the Dept. of Homeland Security

February 2015. Charles Aaron, Deputy CIO at the FCC

December 2014. Chantale Wong, the recently retired Vice President for Administration and Finance at the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)

October 2014. Kathy Stack, Advisor for Evidence-Based Innovation at the Office of Management and Budget