FedScoop's Agile Government Summit (Presented by IBM)

NOTICE: Pre-registration for this event is now closed. Government customers can register on site the morning of the event.


FedScoop’s Agile Government Summit will be held on February 13, 2013, at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C.

This event will bring together the brightest leaders from government and industry to discuss ways government can be more agile and how to best leverage innovative technologies and new approaches to achieve this goal. The Agile Government Summit will feature speakers and keynotes from federal agencies, including the White House, as well as thought leaders from industry and academia.

Discussions will focus on Enabling the Workplace for a Digital Government, Managing Risk, Security & Compliance, Turning Information Into Insight to Improve Government Performance, Reducing Cost & Improving Quality with a Flexible IT infrastructure, Smarter Computing for Government and a variety of other best practices for implementing an agile government.

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • The Renaissance, 999 9th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20001
  • Government: FREE / Industry: $195
  • Dress: Business Attire
  • Metro: Gallery Place-Chinatown

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Gen. Stan McChrystal Kathy Conrad Frank Baitman Rob Bectel Rick Holgate
Gen. Stan McChrystal
Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan,
Senior Fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
Kathy Conrad
Principal Deputy Associate Administrator, OCSIT, GSA
Frank Baitman
Rob Bectel
Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy CTO & Senior Policy Advisor, DOE
Rick Holgate
Assistant Director & CIO, ATF
Roberta Stempfley Adrian Gardner Steve Mills Sonny Hashmi Todd Ramsey
Roberta Stempfley
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, DHS
Adrian Gardner
CIO, NASA Goddard
Steve Mills
Senior Vice President and Group Executive – Software & Systems, IBM
Sonny Hashmi
Deputy CIO & CTO, GSA
Todd Ramsey
General Manager, U.S. Federal, IBM
Andras Szakal Jean Delices Darren Ash Michael Valivulla Dave Otto

Andras Szakal
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
IBM U.S. Federal

Jean Delices
Endpoint Life Cycle management System, BigFix Program Office (ELMS) Program Manager, DOJ
Darren Ash
CIO & Deputy Executive Director for Corporate Management, Executive Director’s Office, NRC
Dr. Michael Valivullah
Dave Otto
ITSC Configuration Management Team Manager, DOJ
Todd Schoeder Joanne Martin gregelin Tim Harvey Mark Schwartz
Todd Schroeder
Director, Business System Management, Business Information System Strategy
and Management, USDA
Joanne Martin
Greg Elin
Chief Data Officer
Tim Harvey
Chief, Park Facility Management Division, NPS
Mark Schwartz
Sandy Krawchuk Robert Griffin Dan Chenok Dave Turek Jill Vaughan
Sandy Krawchuk
Vice President, U.S. Federal Systems and Technology Group, IBM
Robert Griffin
Vice President, Industry Solutions, IBM
Dan Chenok
Executive Director, IBM Center for The Business of Government
Dave Turek
Vice President of Exascale Systems, IBM
Jill Vaughan
CISO & Director of Information Assurance & Cyber Security, TSA
David Millen Michelle Rudnicki Jerry Cuomo Thomas Gilbert John Kogel
David Millen
VP, Business Process & Decision Management, IBM Software Group
Michelle Rudnicki
VP Cloud Computing, IBM North America
Jerry Cuomo
IBM Fellow, VP, and Chief Technology Officer for WebSphere, IBM
Thomas Gilbert
John Kogel
Vice President, Tivoli Autonomic Computing and Shared Integration Components, IBM
Neil Isford Jack Fletcher Sandy Carter mikeorourke Thomas Bayer
Neil Isford
VP Smarter Analytics, IBM North America
Jack Fletcher
Senior Technical Advisor, Office of Information Services, CMS, HHS
Sandy Carter
Vice President, Social Business and Collaboration Solutions Sales and Evangelism, IBM
Michael O’Rourke
Vice President, Rational Strategy and Software Delivery, IBM
Thomas Bayer
sasipillay donnaroy  
Sasi Pillay
Donna Roy
Executive Director, Information Sharing Environment Office, OCIO, DHS

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7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Registration & Networking Breakfast
8:30 – 8:40 a.m. Welcome & Opening: Todd Ramsey, General Manager, U.S. Federal, IBM
8:40 – 9:00 a.m. Keynote Address: Steve Mills, Senior Vice President and Group Executive – Software & Systems, IBM
9:00 – 9:25 a.m. Fireside Chat: Kathy Conrad, Principal Deputy Associate Administrator, GSA & Dan Chenok, Executive Director, Center for The Business of Government, IBM
9:25 – 9:55 a.m. CrossLead: Lessons on Leadership from a Warrior, Statesman, and Scholar: Gen. Stan McChrystal, Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan Senior Fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
9:55 – 10:15 a.m. Networking Break
Track 1: Enabling the Workplace for a Digital Government Track 2: Defending Against Cyber Threats & Optimizing Security Track 3: Turning Information Into Insight to Improve Government Performance Track 4: Reducing Cost & Improving Quality with a Flexible IT Infrastructure Track 5: Smarter Computing for Government
10:15 – 10:40 a.m. Digital Government Fireside Chat Defending Against Cyber Threats and Optimizing Security Fireside Chat Smarter Analytics for Government

Reducing Cost and Improving Quality Fireside Chat Smarter Computing for Government Fireside Chat
10:40 – 11:20 a.m. Creating a Mobile and Flexible Government

Securing the Infrastructure to Address Emerging Threats

Delivering Smarter Decision Management Solutions in Government Enterprise Systems- Managing Critical Information and Business Processes
11:20 – 12:00 p.m. Transform Your Agency into a More Productive Workforce with Professional Social Network Technologies Security Framework for Government- Optimizing Cybersecurity Ready for Big Data? A Use Case in Threat Prediction & Prevention Collaborative Life Cycle Management and Leveraging Software Delivery IBM PureSystems: Ready for Cloud…Integrated and Optimized for Rapid Deployment
12:00 – 12:50 p.m. Lunch
12:50 – 1:30 p.m. Managing and Securing a Mobile Workforce Securing the Supply Chain – A Major Challenge for the Government Business Analytics for Government: Delivering Transparency, Accountability and Better Outcomes for Citizens Data Center Optimization for Private Cloud Smarter Computing for Smarter Government
1:30 – 2:10 p.m. Secure Citizen and Employee Access to Applications: Any Time, Any Where on Any Device Cyber Analytics – A Proactive Approach to Cyber Attacks Helping Government Make Faster, Better Decisions with Content Analytics and Advanced Case Management Accelerate the Sharing of Vital Information Across the Battlefield Smarter Storage Computing: A New Approach to Storage
2:10 – 2:50 p.m. Getting the Most out of Government Enterprise Assets and Facilities Streamline Federal Security Compliance The Big Data Imperative: Smarter Choices for an Analytics Infrastructure IT Scalability to Address Changing Computing Requirements Powering Innovation with Technical Computing

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The Renaissance
999 9th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20001

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