The Role of Data and Governance for Digital Transformation: Interview with Landon Van Dyke, Dept. of State [GovFuture Podcast]


The U.S. Department of State is at the forefront of the nation’s foreign policy efforts. The department represents the United States and safeguarding its interests around the world. In today’s interconnected world, data is the linchpin that drives informed decision-making, fuels international cooperation, and shapes policy that resonates across borders. It should come as no surprise then that data plays an integral role in everything the Department of State does including in its Digital Transformation efforts.

In this episode of the GovFuture podcast we get the opportunity to interview Landon Van Dyke. He is Senior Advisor for the Office of Management, Strategy & Solutions at U.S. Department of State. Landon shares the role automation plays in streamlining processes. He also shares how AI and advanced analytics are helping to gain insights faster than ever before. Landon also discusses issues around data privacy, data transparency, and ethics especially as it relates to the use of AI. As well as the role data and governance play in the context of Digital Transformation.

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