The 2019 GITEC Emerging Technology Conference will be held on April 28-30, 2019 at the Westin Annapolis in Annapolis, MD.

This educational symposium will examine the cutting-edge technology enabling the Federal Government to modernize its IT infrastructure.

This will be the first Government Information Technology Executive Council (GITEC) Summit since the merger between GITEC and the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC) and this new, supercharged conference will provide government, academic and private industry attendees with an opportunity to learn, collaborate and network with IT subject matter experts in the Federal space.

Westin Annapolis
100 Westgate Circle
Annapolis, MD 21401
Map and Directions 

April 28, 2019

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3:00 PM

Registration and Check-In

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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Reception for Industry Partners and Invited Government Guests

April 29, 2019

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7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast and Registration

 

GITEC Emerging Technology Conference Emcee

Francis Rose

Francis Rose

Host, Government Matters (invited)

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8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

Opening Remarks                                               

 
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8:15 AM - 9:00 AM

Morning Keynote Briefing

 
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Visionary Panel – Fortune 1000 Companies

 

Anil Cheriyan

Anil Cheriyan

Director & Deputy Commissioner, Technology Transformation Services, GSA (invited)

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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Break in Emerging Technology Showcase

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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Visionary Keynote

 
Michael Johnson

Michael Johnson

CISO, Capital One (invited)

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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Visionary Keynote

Marty Dow

Marty Dow

Chief Technologist, GEICO (invited)

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11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch Break / Awards

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1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Visionary Keynote Briefing

Chris Inglis

Chris Inglis

Professor in Cyber Security Studies, US Naval Academy (invited)

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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Collaboration Session 1: Security (CDM, FedRAMP, Network)

Kevin Cox

Kevin Cox

CDM Program Manager, DHS (invited)

Matt Goodrich

Matt Goodrich

Acting Assistant Commissioner, GSA (invited)

Carlton Shufflebarger

Carlton Shufflebarger

Deputy Director, Telecommunications Services, GSA (invited)

Joseph Marks

Joseph Marks

Staff Writer, The Washington Post (invited)

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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Collaboration Session 2: Digital Experience (Blockchain, AI, Analytics, DevOps, Customer Experience)

Jacob Parcell

Jacob Parcell

Director, Innovation Portfolio, Technology Transformation Service, GSA (invited)

Taylor Lochrane, Ph.D

Taylor Lochrane, Ph.D

Technical Manager at Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, FHWA (invited)

Simmons Lough

Simmons Lough

Software Architect, USPTO (invited)

Billy Mitchell

Billy Mitchell

Managing Editor, FedScoop (invited)

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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Collaboration Session 3: IT Modernization (Acquisition, Culture, Policy)

Maria Roat

Maria Roat

CIO, SBA (invited)

Matt Cutts

Matt Cutts

Acting Administrator, U.S. Digital Service, OMB (invited)

Erwin Gianchandani

Erwin Gianchandani

Deputy Assistant Director for Computer and Information Science and Engineering, NSF (invited)

Charles Worthington

Charles Worthington

CTO, Dept of Veterans Affairs (invited)

Nicole Johnson

Nicole Johnson

Managing Editor, GovLoop (invited)

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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Networking Break

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

GITEC Awards Dinner

April 30, 2019

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7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast and Registration

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8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

Introduction and Welcome Remarks

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8:15 AM - 9:00 AM

Morning Keynote Briefing

Matt Lira

Matt Lira

Special Assistant to the President for Innovation Policy & Initiatives (invited)

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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Visionary Panel – CIO Council

Joseph Klimavicz

Joseph Klimavicz

CIO, DOJ (invited)

Rajive Mathur

Rajive Mathur

CIO, SSA (invited)

Lt. Gen. BJ Shwedo

Lt. Gen. BJ Shwedo

CIO, USAF (invited)

Renee Wynn

Renee Wynn

CIO, NASA (invited)

Dr. John Zangardi

Dr. John Zangardi

CIO, DHS (invited)

Jason Miller

Jason Miller

Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Break in Emerging Technology Showcase

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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Federal CIO Council Panel

Eric Olson

Eric Olson

CIO, US Dept of Treasury (invited)

Dana Deasy

Dana Deasy

CIO, DOD (invited)

Lt. Gen Bruce Crawford

Lt. Gen Bruce Crawford

CIO, Army (invited)

Karen Mummaw

Karen Mummaw

Acting CIO, Dept of State (invited)

Frank Konkel

Frank Konkel

Executive Editor, Nextgov (invited)

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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Fed Times Fireside Chat & Closing Remarks

Suzette Kent

Suzette Kent

Federal CIO, OMB (invited)

Amber Corrin

Amber Corrin

Editor, Federal Times (invited)