Five lessons learned from federal innovators

By: Lindsay Laferriere

The Partnership and Slalom Consulting hosted the Federal Innovation Summit to highlight lessons learned from successful federal innovations, bust myths about key barriers, and identify opportunities to implement proven practices. Read this post to explore five key takeaways from the summit.

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Four medical care innovations for veterans

Employees across the federal government dedicate their careers to helping veterans. In honor of Veterans Day, we’re highlighting some examples of federal employees who are transforming medical care for our veterans.

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What the new federal guidance on artificial intelligence means for agencies

By: Peter Kamocsai

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s new plan on the responsible use of artificial intelligence helps our government catch up with other countries.

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Celebrating the Apollo 11 moon landing with the 2019 People’s Choice Award winner

This week, the Partnership announced the 2019 Service to America Medals People’s Choice Award winner as Robert Cabana and the Kennedy Space Center Senior Management Team. Their work is particularly salient this week as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. In this blog post, Janet Petro, deputy director of the Kennedy Space Center, remarks on her team’s win and how the moon landing inspires them today.

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Forging an innovative government capable of meeting 21st-century challenges

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the NASA Apollo 11 moon landing mission, we must recognize the accomplishment as a distinctive moment in government innovation. Although the government continues to provide inventive products and services, our country still faces many complex challenges. Learn more about government modernization efforts and the Partnership’s vision for an innovative federal culture that would help address these challenges.

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Administration unveils its artificial intelligence initiative

By: Peter Kamocsai

With the Trump administration’s recent executive order on artificial intelligence, “Maintaining American Leadership in AI,” government takes another step forward in developing AI to make federal agencies more effective and efficient.

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Spread the word: Government plays a key role in American innovation

At the Service to America Medals gala, author Michael Lewis joined Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on stage for a fireside chat about the power of service.

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Introducing: We the Partnership

Welcome to We the Partnership, our first-ever blog. The Partnership for Public Service is a small nonprofit with a big mission—to make our federal government more effective. This blog will be a way for us to generate and promote innovative ideas that will lead to a better government.

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