Tag Archives: Social Media

Thomson Reuters Data Analysts Help Rescue Human Trafficking Victims in Super Bowl Crackdown

Data analysts and other technology experts from a Thomson Reuters subsidiary collaborated with federal, state and local agencies to help rescue victims of human trafficking and arrest offenders during a Super Bowl crackdown in Florida, the Miami Herald reported. Thomson Reuters Special Services’ data analysts provided assistance by monitoring the traffickers’ communications on social media platforms.

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Acumen Solutions’ Courtney Tandeciarz: Cloud Tech Key to ‘Targeted’ Citizen Service Delivery

Courtney Tandeciarz, a director at Acumen Solutions, has said government agencies that aim to facilitate engagement with citizens through any channel and quickly respond to their concerns should implement cloud-based platforms. Tandeciarz wrote how cloud-based tools could help agencies immediately analyze and address an individual’s inquiry as well as track …

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Granicus’ Bonnye Hart: Journey Mapping Could Help Agencies Enhance Citizen Experience

Bonnye Hart, senior director of customer success and digital engagement services at Granicus, has said mapping the citizen journey could help government agencies identify the needs and motivations of citizens as well as opportunities on how to build up the experience. Hart wrote that there are three steps to creating …

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Hootsuite’s Ben Cathers: Research, Creativity Key to Citizen Engagement Via Social Media

Ben Cathers, principal value consultant at Vancouver, Canada-based social media management platforms provider Hootsuite, has said government agencies should conduct research and learn how people communicate in order to build up their capability to facilitate citizen engagement through social media. Cathers wrote that in order to establish a social media …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Gov’t Should Explore Ways to Engage Employees, Build Modern Workforce

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 31, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys’ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business and an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, has said government agencies should assess the expectations of employees in order to establish a “modern and flexible” workforce, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Puvvada wrote in …

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Thomson Reuters’ Dawn Scalici: Data Strategies, Private Sector Partnerships to Support Agency Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 17, 2017 —  Dawn Scalici, global government business director at Thomson Reuters,  has said government agencies will need to adopt data strategies and collaborate with the private sector to help utilize both internal and external data to support mission objectives. She told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday the commercial …

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ICF to Provide Campaign Development Services for CDC Public Health Campaigns

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 4, 2017 — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded ICF nine contracts worth a total of $34.4 million to provide campaign development services for the organization’s public health programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday it will provide research, creative, digital advertising, traditional and social …

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Trace Systems Wins Potential $219M DISA Contract to Support Military Internet Program

Trace Systems has won a potential seven-year, $219 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide internet connectivity infrastructure for service members to connect with their families and friends. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will support DISA’s Morale, Welfare and Recreation Internet Cafe Program that seeks to help deployed U.S. troops conduct online transactions …

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Symantec’s Robert Potter: Agencies Should Address Security Gaps Through Cyber Resilience

Robert Potter, vice president of Americas sales at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said that government agencies should develop cyber resilience plans in an effort to mitigate problems and address security gaps associated with the integration of new technology platforms into the infrastructure. Potter wrote that agencies should start addressing such …

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