Chairwoman Johnson Opening Statement for Hearing on Cybersecurity Infrastructure and Information Technology Management, Policies, and Practices at NAS

Chairwoman Johnson Opening Statement for Hearing on Cybersecurity Infrastructure and Information Technology Management, Policies, and Practices at NAS

Press Release
From: House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Posted: Friday, September 18, 2020

Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX), submitted the following opening statement for the record.

Good morning Chairwoman Horn, Ranking Member Babin, and Members of the Subcommittee. To our witnesses, welcome and thank you for being here.

As we ushered in 2020 and a new decade, none of us could have predicted that we’d be here today, six months into a new way of living and working in order to protect our own and others’ health from COVID-19. 

Thanks to the internet, information technology, and communication services, many Americans can continue to interact with family and friends—albeit virtually—and work remotely. That includes NASA’s workforce. 

To its credit, NASA is accomplishing a lot in this virtual, telework environment, though some

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Collegis, LLC Acquires Education Management Solutions

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Collegis Education, a higher education managed services provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Education Management Solutions (EMS), the leader in higher education and medical simulation learning management technology. The acquisition brings together innovative education technology services with leading-edge learning technology products and provides best-in-class technology solutions that help higher education and health care institutions thrive in today’s rapidly changing marketplace. Together, Collegis and EMS support complete technology ecosystems spanning all aspects of higher education.

Collegis Education is committed to providing best-in-class solutions to our partners and the higher education community and is constantly evaluating the marketplace for opportunities to expand and enhance our portfolio of services to meet the needs of colleges and universities – now and well into the future,” said Jamie Cowie, President and Chief Executive Officer of Collegis Education. “With the acquisition of EMS, Collegis now provides a comprehensive suite

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Venminder Virtual 3-Day Bootcamp Shows High Demand for Continued Education in Third-Party Risk Management

Venminder, an industry recognized provider of third-party risk management solutions, announced that they have received a record breaking number of registrants for its upcoming three-day Third-Party Risk Management Bootcamp.

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky., Sept. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Venminder, an industry recognized provider of third-party risk management solutions, announced that they have received a record breaking number of registrants for its upcoming three-day Third-Party Risk Management Bootcamp. The event is scheduled to be held online September 8-10, with 2-hour sessions each day. The bootcamp is CPE credit eligible and designed for those responsible for or involved in third-party risk and is structured to cover the latest trends while also showing participants exactly how to accomplish some of the most challenging vendor risk management tasks.

“Running a vendor risk management program in a non-pandemic environment already requires a large amount of resources to assess, manage and mitigate the risk,” said James

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Rutgers STEM MBA focuses on technology management and analytical skills to teach students data-driven decision-making

Rutgers Business School STEM MBA curriculum emphasizes advanced mathematics or management of technology and includes courses in operations analysis, data mining, business forecasting and quality management

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rutgers Business School is enhancing its traditional MBA program with an optional STEM designation that offers students the ability to focus on the technology and analytic skills demanded in a changing work world.

While Rutgers has taught rigorous data-driven analytical skills as part of its management education for the past 64 years, the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) MBA designation reflects the increased importance for business leaders to have a solid understanding of how to use data analytics and innovation to drive decision-making.

“We have taken another giant step toward building a strong business school for the future of work,” said Rutgers Business School Dean Lei Lei. “The STEM designation will provide our students with

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Management skills: Five ways building your network will help you get ahead

If you want to impress the boss, you’ll need to engage the executive team and make sure the boardroom buys into your plans for digital-led business transformation.

While the work you complete in your day job is key to building your reputation, digital leaders can also boost their engagement skills by the things they do outside the immediate workplace. Here are five tips to boost your network.

1. Broaden your experiences to bolster your knowledge

Trainline CTO Mark Holt says building experiences is crucial for any IT professional. He tells his staff about the importance of getting out and engaging with the wider tech community, including forwarding a stream of invites to events.

“You hear what people are talking about and you hear what’s interesting in the wider industry. It’s just about building that network and building that community of other people that you can have a conversation with,” he

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Renovus Capital Partners Announces the Sale of Education Management Solutions to Collegis Education

WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Renovus Capital Partners, a Philadelphia-area private equity firm focused on investing in the education and technology services sectors, announced the sale of Education Management Solutions (“EMS”) to  Collegis Education (“Collegis”).The acquisition brings together cutting-edge learning technology products and provides best-in-class technology solutions that help higher education and healthcare institutions thrive in today’s rapidly changing marketplace. Together, Collegis and EMS support complete technology ecosystems spanning all aspects of higher education.” data-reactid=”12″WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Renovus Capital Partners, a Philadelphia-area private equity firm focused on investing in the education and technology services sectors, announced the sale of Education Management Solutions (“EMS”) to  Collegis Education (“Collegis”).The acquisition brings together cutting-edge learning technology products and provides best-in-class technology solutions that help higher education and healthcare institutions thrive in today’s rapidly changing marketplace. Together, Collegis and EMS support complete technology ecosystems

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