Government IT Modernization Summit

Washington, DC, United States

After decades of inertia, Government IT Modernization has reached a tipping point, with new legislation, funding opportunities, and technologies in place to jumpstart progress toward the future state of government IT.

Join us to hear how top federal and state CIOs are capitalizing on this renewed momentum to boost the efficiency, performance, security of their agencies' IT systems.

The event will explore the latest challenges being faced by the government and how they plan to modernize the current technology within our federal information systems.

The topics covered at the event will include:

  • Streamlining IT Acquisition processes so that agencies can modernize at the pace of technological change
  • Strengthening cybersecurity by leveraging best-in-class processes and solutions
  • Transitioning from outdated legacy technology to commercial grade solutions including the cloud
  • Closing IT skills gaps and preparing the workforce is ready for the demands of modernized IT
  • Applying Agile processes to optimize development and deployment
  • Leveraging Shared Services to reduce costs and unlock new efficiencies
  • Laying a solid foundation for the adoption of cutting edge tools and technologies like AI, Machine Learning, Advanced Analytics, IoT, and Blockchain
  • Enhancing Citizen services through intuitive, reliable, up-to-date solutions
  • Forging productive partnerships with the private sector to achieve modernization success

IT Modernization Is At a Tipping Point

  • 94% of federal finance, IT, and procurement pros have felt a shift in momentum toward the future state of Federal IT in the past year.
  • 69% say their agency is tackling IT modernization in a more integrated, holistic way than ever before.
  • 85% agree that the Federal government can't have modern technology without a modern workforce
  • 28% feel very confident in the way their agency is preparing employees for the future of government IT
  • 83% agree their agency's future mission success depends on IT modernization

IT Modernization Priorities

  • Improve threat detection, intelligence, and management
  • Invest in modern architecture as a foundation for digital transformation
  • Reduce network complexity through automation and reusable solutions
  • Improve technology business management
  • Utilize innovative platforms to speed delivery of new or re-platformed agency capabilities
  • Leverage shared services for interagency collaboration

Featured Speakers

  • Kirit Amin, Chief Information Officer, U.S. International Trade Commission
  • Dorothy Aronson, Chief Information Officer, National Science Foundation
  • Shawn Hughes, Director of Enterprise Network Modernization, Department of Homeland Security
  • Frank Konieczny, Chief Technology Officer, U.S. Air Force
  • Chad Sheridan, Chief, Service Delivery and Operations, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • John Marshall, Founder & CEO, Shared Services Leadership Coalition
  • Sanjay Gupta, Chief Technology Officer, Small Business Administration
  • Jeanette Duncan, Chief Information Officer, National Endowment for the Arts
  • Gerald Caron, Acting Director, Enterprise Network Management, U.S. Department of State
  • Gwanhoo Lee, Ph.D., Professor of Information Technology and Analytics, Kogod School of Business, American University
  • Min-Seok Pang, Associate Professor, Dept. of Management Information Systems Fox School of Business
  • Jessica Salmoiraghi, Associate Administrator, Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP)
  • William Miller, Founding Partner-Owner, ProvenIT Finance
  • Craig Hollenbeck, Founding Partner, Principal Consultant, Proven IT Finance
Focus Day - Monday, July 29, 2019

Conference Day One - Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Conference Day Two - Wednesday, July 31st, 2019


Venue to be confirmed
Washington, DC

More information to follow...

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