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Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Office of the Chief Information Officer is responsible for ensuring that the department's programs make full and appropriate use of information technology. It supports the increased use of leading-edge technology to enable the department to carry out its mission better, with improved products and services at the lowest cost.


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By Ryan A. Higgins, Department of Commerce Chief Information Security Officer The 20 th anniversary of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is an excellent reminder that not only are cyber threats still a serious issue, but they have also grown and become more sophisticated. Thankfully, protecting ourselves online has been made easier than ever with the adoption of new technologies to...

Artificial Intelligence Use Cases Inventory

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Bureau CIO Directory

CIO Council Membership (as of May 22 2024) Name Title Phone Email Ryan Higgins DOC CIO and Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer (acting) 202-482-4797 [email protected] Ronald Ringgold Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity and Information Technology Management/Chief Information Officer for Cybersecurity (acting) 202-482-4797 [email protected] Terri Ware Deputy CIO for Policy and Business Management 202-482...