2018 Fed 100

Federal 100: Tom Suder

Name: Tom Suder
Title: Founder and President
Company: Advanced Technology Academic Research Center

Mobility mobilizer. ATARC is known for convening groups from government, academia and industry, but Suder knows events alone are not enough. "You have these great conversations…then everyone decamps and goes their separate ways," he said. To change that, the two-time Federal 100 winner set up working groups that convened weekly via telephone to make sure projects were implemented to improve government service. In all, he worked with 160 people from 75 organizations to deliver a 235-page report to the White House on improving the federal government's use of mobile technology.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • Cybersecurity

    DHS floats 'collective defense' model for cybersecurity

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen wants her department to have a more direct role in defending the private sector and critical infrastructure entities from cyberthreats.

  • Defense
    Defense Secretary James Mattis testifies at an April 12 hearing of the House Armed Services Committee.

    Mattis: Cloud deal not tailored for Amazon

    On Capitol Hill, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sought to quell "rumors" that the Pentagon's planned single-award cloud acquisition was designed with Amazon Web Services in mind.

  • Census
    shutterstock image

    2020 Census to include citizenship question

    The Department of Commerce is breaking with recent practice and restoring a question about respondent citizenship last used in 1950, despite being urged not to by former Census directors and outside experts.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.