Cloud and Cyber Combine to Protect Gov Data

For the past decade, we’ve been talking about how cloud technologies can revolutionize the way government works – from improving efficiency to storing data. While the cloud has delivered many benefits to government, it has also brought new challenges. Agencies must always be thinking about security. In an effort to streamline and ensure consistent security,… Read more »

Safe Communities – How GIS Can Help Respond to the Opioid Epidemic

More Americans die every year from drug overdoses than they do in car crashes – and most of those overdoses involved opioids. The escalating opioid epidemic is just one of many serious health threats that are impacting communities all over the country. Fortunately, geographic intelligence can help communities address severe health threats like the opioid… Read more »

What Do You Mean? How to Communicate Effectively

We all know how important effective communication is in the workplace, yet it still remains one of the areas where we all, admittedly, could use improvement. So how can you take the first step to improve communication in order to lead more effectively and strengthen your professional relationships? Join GovLoop on Thursday, November 2nd, from… Read more »

GovLoop & Esri MapUp – Stay One Step Ahead: Leverage Location-Based Solutions for Fraud Detection and Prevention

Government agencies continue to lose billions of dollars each year due to fraud, waste, and abuse. Agencies tasked with fraud prevention are under tremendous pressure to conduct predictive analysis and keep fraudulent activity from happening. Geographic information system (GIS) platforms like Esri’s ArcGIS can provide an innovative, location-based solution to improve the effectiveness and efficiency… Read more »

Food Trucks Full of Thanks

Here at GovLoop, we’re proud (like really, very proud) of our awesome and engaged community and all the work that you do to serve the public. And we’d like to say thanks – so lunch is on us! Click on the “Register” button to receive a voucher for a free food truck lunch on Thursday, October… Read more »

Smart Installations: How to Promote Readiness for the Whole Installation

Many government organizations manage facilities, installations or campuses. Whether it is a facilities manager evaluating workspace, or an installation commander working to reduce energy consumption, transforming your installation to be smarter is crucial. But what does a “smart” installation really mean? Using the right location platform, gov can easily map data across the enterprise systems… Read more »

NextGen Summer Social

It might be hot and humid in D.C., but it’s time to turn up the AC because it’s about to get even hotter. Join us on Thursday, June 22 from 5-8pm at Buffalo Billiards in Washington, D.C. to officially kick off summer in our nation’s capital. You’ll join GovLoop, YGL and the whole NextGen team… Read more »