Tag Archives: Digital Service

UK Eyes New Digital Platform for Gov’t Licensing Programs

A British digital service agency has said it is examining the feasibility of using “government as a platform” to help businesses and individuals acquire permits or licenses. The agency polled some people who aim to obtain government permission to do certain activities and found that applicants encounter challenges during the …

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Kara DeFrias: 18F, Treasury Collaborate on $10 Bill Redesign

The General Services Administration‘s 18F organization will work with the Treasury Department to redesign and roll out a new $10 bill. Kara DeFrias, deputy director of 18F Consulting, wrote in a blog post published Friday that the organization is collaborating with the Treasury team to feature a woman on the bill, …

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Denise Turner Roth Notes Digital Service, Procurement, Workplace Transformation as GSA Priorities

Denise Turner Roth, acting administrator at the General Services Administration since mid-February, highlighted the agency’s programs to transform federal services, acquisition and work environments in a blog post published Monday. Roth said the agency piloted an acquisition gateway to reorganize products and service offerings by category and to encourage interaction between …

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Steven VanRoekel Seeks Budget for Tech Team

Federal Chief Information Officer Steven VanRoekel has requested government funds for a Digital Service project geared toward improving information technology delivery, FCW reported Thursday. Adam Mazmanian writes the service will involve hiring outside professionals to form a technical team tasked to work on complex IT projects, with possible tie-ups with …

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