Jim Weaver speaks on future of state technology in association interview

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Release Date: 
08/09/2019

WaTech Director and State CIO Jim Weaver recently sat down with IASA Global, a professional association for IT architects, for a freewheeling interview covering a wide range of topics related to information technology.

In the 28-minute interview Weaver is prompted to answer the following questions:

  • Please introduce yourself and your vision for the agency.
  • What is the future you are looking at for the State of Washington?
  • How are you working with your leadership to create a transformational team? How do you drive business outcomes thinking into your team?
  • What are your most important business outcomes for 2019-2020?
  • What is architecture to you and how do you think of its value?
  • How do you manage the scarcity of the resource?
  • Washington state has some of the greatest technical minds in the world. How do you interact with the community?

You can check out Jim’s responses in the video below.