Evidence Act Orientation
All designated officials must attend an Evidence Act Orientation hosted by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in September 2019 to gain a fuller understanding of the requirements under Evidence Act guidance, develop a common baseline of knowledge about key competencies required for their roles, learn about resources for fulfilling statutory responsibilities, and meet and build relationships with their peers and with OMB officials to promote interagency coordination and collaboration.
Janet L. Norwood Conference and Training Center at the Bureau of Labor Statistics
2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20212
Plenary Session (All Officials): September 10th AM
Chief Data Officer Orientation: September 11th and 12th
Evaluation Officer Orientation: September 16th and 17th
Statistical Official Orientation: September 18th and 19th
- Foundations for Evidence-based Policymaking Act of 2018
- OMB M-19-23 “Phase 1 Implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018: Learning Agendas, Personnel, and Planning Guidance”
For additional pre-orientation materials and to RSVP Chief Data Officers, Evaluation Officers, and Statistical Officials must visit the Interagency Evidence Act Orientation MAX Page.