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Rehana Wolfe
Rehana Wolfe

Enabling effective, population-centric COVID-19 vaccination programs

2020-12-16 How will jurisdictions confidently and efficiently predict demand, order vaccines, and inoculate populations to meet their goals? Fortunately, there are proven practices, tools and technologies that can help organizations improve their effectiveness in these endeavors.

Debbie McLeod
Debbie McLeod

Agencies could ease the way for energy exploration with a customer-service mindset

2018-09-12 Businesses often go through laborious processes to gain federal lease approvals for energy exploration. Agencies could make the process easier by adopting a service-based approach that includes greater transparency and web-based tools.

Kathleen Turco
Kathleen Turco

The Modern Federal CIO: Making the most of new tools

2018-07-02 Congress and recent presidential administrations have done their part; taken together, IT financial management cost analysis, FITARA and the MGT Act provide federal CIOs with a greater breadth of authority and accountability than they have ever had.

Gordon Smith, CBE
Gordon Smith, CBE

How behavioral science improves tax compliance

2018-05-31 It wasn’t too long ago that most government agencies used a simple strategy to keep citizens compliant with things like paying taxes, appearing for jury duty or maintaining licenses: remind them of the consequences they could incur if they didn’t...

Will LaBar
Will LaBar

Building smarter communities through public-private collaboration

2017-09-13 LEaRN is a smart community initiatives that pairs Louisiana Consolidated Government with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and CGI. LEaRN is working to deploy 300 low-cost air quality sensors as part of an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Smart City...

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CGI’s Cybersecurity Practice

The impact of a cyber breach on public sector organizations

2017-06-22 Recently, CGI commissioned research from Oxford Economics—The Cyber-Value Connection—to explore the link between a cyber incident and company value. Specifically, we wanted to develop an analytical methodology to examine share-price movements in companies that had experienced publicly disclosed cyber breaches...

Jeff Smith
Jeffrey S. Smith

Know your community: Critical components of a digital strategy roadmap

2017-04-25 As communities across the U.S. continue to embrace the concept of incorporating “smart” initiatives, many have hired experts to fill new positions like Chief Innovation Officers, Chief Digital Officers or even Smart Cities Officers. These individuals are responsible for developing...

Jeff Smith
Jeffrey S. Smith

What is smart? Some communities are finding out.

2017-03-22 While there is a treasure trove of digital technology that can be infused into government services, doing too much too soon often leads to disappointment, sometimes with costly consequences.

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CGI's Government Practice

Improving efficiency and accountability in emergency funding programs

2016-08-16 Natural and man-made emergencies take a significant toll on communities across the globe. In the U.S., these events have included devastating hurricanes, floods, environmental disasters and even economic crises. Hurricanes Sandy, Gustav and Katrina, as well the Deepwater Horizon oil...