What does the new budget agreement say about GenAI?

What does the new budget agreement say about GenAI?
On Saturday (June 22nd), the governor and legislative leaders announced a state budget agreement totaling $297.9 billion in expenditures that addresses a $46.8 billion deficit through a mix of spending reductions, revenue enhancements, and strategic use of reserves ...

State Parks Appoints Rod Wallin as New CIO

State Parks Appoints Rod Wallin as New CIO
Rod Wallin has been appointed as the new Chief Information Officer for the California Department of Parks and Recreation. A veteran technology professional, Wallin brings more than 25 years of experience in the technology industry to his new role ...

June 27 – Little Hoover Commission to Hold Hearing on AI and Food Insecurity

June 27 – Little Hoover Commission to Hold Hearing on AI and Food Insecurity
The Little Hoover Commission will hold a public hearing focused on the application of artificial intelligence (AI) to address food insecurity on Thursday, June 27, 2024, at 10 a.m. The hearing will occur near the State Capitol in Sacramento and be accessible online ...

CDT to Host Forum on GenAI Procurement Guidelines

CDT to Host Forum on GenAI Procurement Guidelines
The California Department of Technology (CDT) will host a forum on Tuesday, June 25th to discuss new policies, processes, and guidelines outlined in the State of California GenAI Guidelines for Public Sector Procurement Uses and Training document ...