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Innovation Exchange 2015

The U.S. Department of Education hosted the inaugural “Innovation Exchange” for Federal agency officials on July 10, 2015. It featured a series of brief presentations designed to convey practical, specific strategies to strengthen agency results through data, evidence and evaluation, performance management, analytics, innovation and more. More than 200 individuals attended, representing more than two dozen federal agencies – and more joined via streaming video.

The event was co-sponsored by the Performance Improvement Council at GSA, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.

Innovation guide

The Innovation Exchange 2015 guide provides an overview of each strategy and innovation discussed.

Event video

Links to specific presentations

To watch a specific presentation, select the links below.


Applying behavioral insights to address important agency challenges

Data-driven strategies to improve results

Catalyzing innovation to better achieve the mission

Keynote address

Strengthening agency and practitioner capacity to use evidence

Using innovative outcome-focused grant designs

Putting innovative ideas into practice

Last Modified: 08/04/2015