IBM Government Cloud Virtual Summit: Using Emerging Technologies for Digital Transformation
Cloud and AI technologies offer government real opportunities to modernize IT and improve services for citizens. But applying these technologies to government missions can be a challenge. This virtual summit features insightful keynotes, illustrative case studies and deep dives that show you how cloud, AI and emerging technologies can support mission-critical programs, securely leverage all your data, manage cyber security risk and deliver agile government.
Learn how the cloud and emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain can help you modernize IT, get more from your data, transform citizen experience and more.
IBM Watson Assistant for Citizens
To help agencies address situations, IBM has specifically designed a virtual assistant, Watson Assistant for Citizens, that is pre-loaded to understand and respond to common questions about COVID-19 directly leveraging CDC guidance. Additionally, agencies can customize unique intents leveraging other important information--via voice calls and digital text channels--to quickly help citizens get answers and stay informed.
Using Intelligent Automation to Transform the Way Humans and Technology Interact
Companies must train employees to work with machines in new ways and redesign operations to optimize for automation. This report explores how far along organizations are in deploying intelligent automation and in developing plans and strategies for its adoption, and provides concrete recommendations for moving forward.
The State of Louisiana and IBM: Collaborating to Eliminate Hepatitis C
Louisiana and IBM have created a public/private partnership to build and deliver a solution to eliminate hepatitis C in five years. While this disease is very curable, many people in Louisiana don’t know that they have it. Once they’re diagnosed with hepatitis C, they often face multiple barriers to accessing treatment. Previously, these obstacles included the price of the drug, transportation to healthcare facilities and the stigma of the disease.
The Louisiana Department of Health and IBM co-created an affordable, community-based solution for anyone with hepatitis C in the state.
Creating the Ultimate Government Experience
Design thinking methodologies play a vital role in helping government deliver valuable services and become more responsive to citizens. As technological change and citizen expectations continue to evolve in the years ahead, the user-centric approach to creative problem solving will become even more important. Austin, Georgia and New York are already demonstrating how and why.