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Connor Collins

Staff Writer/Researcher
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Connor Collins is a staff writer/researcher at GovernmentCIO Media & Research, researching and writing about the topics, issues and key individuals in government technology. Before joining the team in January 2019, Collins worked as a research assistant for a political research firm. He previously interned in municipal government and at a national nonprofit.

He holds a bachelor's degree in political science and sociology from Case Western Reserve University.

Outside of the office, Collins enjoys playing and watching basketball and following his favorite teams. Being from a small town in Vermont, he also enjoys the many offerings in and around D.C.


Government data and emerging tech leaders discuss the ramifications of the data boom and how agencies can harness it.

New GAO report outlines agency best practices to hasten acquisition reform.

Leaders and stakeholders across federal government agencies weigh the implications of artificial intelligence.

The agency's chief data officer discusses leveraging data in its IT modernization efforts to make flying safer.

As the Defense Department considers options for cloud implementation, the agency's next-generation cloud program manager talks benefits of milCloud 2.0.

The agency's new community of practice seeks to encourage interagency collaboration on implementation of robotic process automation.

A new National Academy of Public Administration book analyzes the intersection of the technology on public administration.

The technology chief at the Small Business Administration discusses the pros and cons of adopting a multi-cloud strategy.

Industry partner General Dynamics Information Technology gives its vision for the federal health IT landscape.

Government officials from the Executive Office of the President and the Defense Department discuss the state of AI adoption and implementation.

The service's CIO discusses five rules for IT modernization and how his agency is using them to go mobile.

Representative Will Hurd continues to advocate for federal IT reform, including for AI, cybersecurity and telecommunications, in 116th Congress.

The Digital Health Pre-Cert Pilot Program continues despite commissioner's recent resignation announcement.

DARPA's Information Innovation Office experiments with MediFor program platform to combat visual media manipulation.

DARPA's Information Innovation Office seeks to balance hardware specialization and programmability in new program.

DOD's chief data officer emphasizes evidence-based decision-making, aligning data management efforts with DOD business leaders and building industry pipelines to drive government data science.

The VA's embedded digital service team improves the digital environment since relaunch.

Leadership at the veterans healthcare provider prioritizes customer service amid the rush to modernize IT systems.