“The Labor Department is joining the General Services Administration’s Centers of Excellence program in a bid to modernize and automate the department’s procurement process.”
The Technology Transformation Service—the GSA program that houses the CoEs—announced Thursday that Labor would be partnering with the newest center, focused on spreading the use of artificial intelligence throughout government.”
“’This newest CoE engagement will accelerate the modernization of DOL’s acquisition capabilities using robotic process automation expertise,’ according to a release Thursday from TTS…”
“Labor is the sixth agency to join the CoE program. The program first launched with a partnership with the Agriculture Department in 2017, followed by Housing and Urban Development, the Office of Personnel Management and the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The Defense Department’s Joint Artificial Intelligence Center also joined the CoE after the program added a center focused on AI…” Read the full article here.
Source: Labor Department Joins GSA’s AI Center of Excellence to Automate Procurement Tools – By Aaron Boyd, February 13, 2020. Nextgov.