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EVENTS

RSA Federal Summit
RSA FEDERAL SUMMIT
January 24-24, 2019
This educational, one-day symposium, which is free to government and academia, will discuss the latest cybersecurity developments within the Federal government, featuring thought leaders and subject matter experts from numerous agencies.

Government Anti-Fraud Summit
GOVERNMENT ANTI-FRAUD SUMMIT
January 30-31, 2019
The Government Anti-Fraud Summit offers non-technical yet practical information for government professionals looking to combat abuse, waste, and fraud. Learn practices and techniques for improving internal controls, quickly identifying misuse, and strategic actions for improving program integrity.

Boston Public Health Commission


We are the nation's first health department and trace our roots back to 1799, when Paul Revere was named Boston's first health officer. Back then, the board of health was formed to fight a potential outbreak of cholera. Taking innovative strides to save lives, health officials posted signs on lampposts, held meetings and led an early-day public information campaign to reduce deaths due to cholera, a highly preventable disease.

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FILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, the Capitol is seen at dawn in Washington. Top Capitol Hill negotiators are reporting progress toward a long-sought agreement on a massive $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through Oct. 1. The House and Senate have until Friday at midnight to pass the measure to avert a government shutdown. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)...
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FILE - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, the Capitol is seen at dawn in Washington. Top Capitol Hill negotiators are reporting progress toward a long-sought agreement on a massive $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through Oct. 1. The House and Senate have until Friday at midnight to pass the measure to avert a government shutdown. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)...
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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Bondholders filed to sue Puerto Rico on Tuesday in the first legal challenges to hit the U.S. territory after a freeze on litigation that protected it from lawsuits expired amid a deep economic crisis....
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"Budget" is one of the dullest words in English, but a new portal launched by Boston last month is giving the dusty concept new life on screen by redrawing the lines between media and government while leading a national trend toward increasingly accessible data....
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Boston has a robust open data, performance and analytics program, so when the opportunity to engage with What Works Cities experts arose, government leaders looked to apply the power of data to their contracts through results-driven contracting strategies. They focused on the Department of Public Works Construction Management Division, which manages numerous contracts each year, with the help of Elijah de la Campa, a Fellow from the Government Performance Lab (GPL) at the Harvard Kennedy School....
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Janine Anzalota, MSW, MPH (BUSSW '04; BUSPH '06) Executive Director, Mayor's Office of Fair Housing and Equity Ilyitch Nahiely Tábora, MSW Chief of Staff, Mayor’s Office of Health & Human Services Rita Nieves, MSW, MPH, RN Deputy Director, Boston Public Health Commission This will be the third event in a series of talks for the BUSSW community on social work's role in reducing health inequities....
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EVENTS

RSA Federal Summit
RSA FEDERAL SUMMIT
January 24-24, 2019
This educational, one-day symposium, which is free to government and academia, will discuss the latest cybersecurity developments within the Federal government, featuring thought leaders and subject matter experts from numerous agencies.

Government Anti-Fraud Summit
GOVERNMENT ANTI-FRAUD SUMMIT
January 30-31, 2019
The Government Anti-Fraud Summit offers non-technical yet practical information for government professionals looking to combat abuse, waste, and fraud. Learn practices and techniques for improving internal controls, quickly identifying misuse, and strategic actions for improving program integrity.