[1:10-1:40 p.m. ET/10:10-10:40 a.m. PT] Lunch Government Keynote: Mission First
Speaker: Nathan Young, Director of Information Technology, Maricopa County Recorder
The fundamental reason to transform any government system, process or even the workforce composition is to better enable the agency to fulfill its mission. In this keynote, you'll hear from a government expert on how to put the mission front and center in any transformation effort.
[1:50-2:20 p.m. ET/10:50-11:20 a.m. PT] Session 4: No Implicit Trust
- Dan Carroll, Cybersecurity Practice Lead, Office of the CTO Dell Technologies, Federal
- Vijay A. D'Souza, Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity, Government Accountability Office
The U.S. federal government wants data-centric cybersecurity architecture, and is encouraging private industry to follow suit. Using the Zero-Trust guidance issued by the Department of Defense, and the points outlined in a new Executive Order, we’ll discuss what Zero Trust means, how to identify your key priorities, and then how to adapt and adopt a working plan.
[2:30-3 p.m. ET/11:30-12 p.m. PT]
Session 5: How HCI Can Transform Gov
- Frank Indiviglio, Deputy Director, High Performance Computing and Communications, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
- Steve Tuomey, Data Center Compute Executive, Dell Federal
Agencies need to move much faster and with a much more integrated infrastructure. One way to achieve this is with hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI). Hear from government and industry experts about how agencies are utilizing a more modern infrastructure in a telework environment.
[3:10-3:40 p.m. ET/12:10-12:40 p.m. PT]Closing Keynote: What Have We Learned So Far
Speaker: Jenny Rostami, Acting Director for the Centers of Excellence, General Services Administration
For decades, governments have been working hard on the building blocks of massive IT transformation and workforce efforts. What has happened, and what lessons have been learned? In this closing keynote, you'll hear a few real-world examples of how modernization has played out over the last decade and prepared us for the hybrid work environment.