GovLoop Virtual Summit: The Intersection of Technology and Management

For modern government organizations to run effectively, public servants need to embrace technology and excel in management. However, rapid tech advancements and a changing workforce have created some challenges for agencies. Finding a solution for those challenges is paramount because technology and management are the cornerstones that enable government agencies and individual government employees to achieve their mission goals.

For example, how is the transition to the cloud being implemented or how is data being used to make better, more informed decisions? Both of these examples have technology and management components that require a workforce well versed in both to achieve success.

Government organizations at all levels need to find creative solutions to the dual challenge of tech and management, which often means looking at new strategies and innovations. Join us for our free Virtual Summit: The Intersection of Technology and Management on Wednesday, July 17 from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET/7 a.m.-1:30 p.m. PT. You’ll hear from government and industry experts about how to tackle gov’s pressing issues around tech and management.

What Past Attendees Are Saying:

"This was my first vitual summit and I enjoyed the flexibility to multitask from my office, yet felt like I could interact and participate as-if I were attending in person. Thanks for making this possible!"
- D. Durbin, Associate Director of Business, Mid-East Ohio Regional Council

"I cannot say enough how much I am enjoying this virtual summit. Relevant and forward thinking."
- L. McAdams, Program Technician, USDA

"I appreciate all the available resources today, thank you!"
- E. Britnell, Senior Analyst, Town of Caledon

Virtual Summit Schedule

Attendees can earn up to five CPEs. Please refer to the schedule below to see which sessions qualify for CPE credit.

10:0 a.m. ET/7:00 a.m. PT
The virtual environment is open! Network with your peers in the Networking Hub and download resources on cyber, cloud, digital services, CX and more in the Resource Library. These free resources will help you solve some of your agency's biggest challenges.

10:30 - 10:50 a.m. ET/7:30 - 7:50 a.m. PT
Opening Keynote: How NIH Implemented a Culture Change

Speaker: Camille Hoover, M.S.W. , Executive Officer and Associate Director for Management, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH

The Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey showcase how government employees feel about their jobs, their agencies and where they are finding challenges. But often agencies aren't able to properly combine through that data and make actionable change. That was before a team at NIH developed a new strategy using technology to improve the way government works. In this keynote, you will hear from Camille Hoover at NIH about how they are implementing insights from the FEI survey.

11:00 - 11:50 a.m. ET/8:00 - 8:50 a.m. PT
Session 1: TBD
Session attendees can earn one CPE.

12:00 - 12:50 p.m ET/9:00 - 9:50 a.m. PT
Session 2: TBD
Session attendees can earn one CPE.

1:00 - 1:30 p.m. ET/ 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. PT
Keynote: GovLoop and SBA - The Intersection of Tech and Management

Speaker: Guy Cavallo, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Small Business Administration

How does technology play a role in the management of government? And vice versa? In this engaging keynote, GovLoop and the Small Business Administration's Guy Cavallo will talk about the intersection between tech and management.

1:40 - 2:30 p.m. ET /10:40 - 11:30 a.m. PT
Session 3: Gov Digital Workspaces Reimagined
Session attendees can earn one CPE.

Whether it's embracing smartphones, artificial intelligence or even better understanding and automating data, agencies are looking for ways to get more efficient both in the field and in the office. Enter digital workspaces. These hybrid cloud-enabled tools allow public sector employees to organize, guide and automate their work.

In this engaging session, you'll learn how the cloud is helping agencies unify and transform how public servants get their work done and how it can make your agency more intelligent.

Specifically, you'll learn:

  • What hybrid cloud and zero trust are and how they are enabling public sector agencies to be more secure and efficient while also saving costs.
  • How modern digital workspaces are helping agencies meet mission goals and support IT modernization efforts.
  • The biggest barriers still facing agencies looking to implement digital workspaces to protecting data and services.

2:40 - 3:30 p.m. ET/11:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PT
Session 4: TBD
Session attendees can earn one CPE.

3:40 - 4:30 p.m. ET/12:40 - 1:30 p.m. PT
Session 5: TBD
Session attendees can earn one CPE.

4:20 - 4:30 p.m. ET/1:20 - 1:30 p.m. PT
Last Chance Swag 

Stop by the partner booths to download resources on improving your internal and external communications, revamping your websites, using electronic signatures, how to leverage the cloud and more.


Why should you take time out of your day to attend?

  • Earn up to five continuing professional education (CPE) credits in specialized knowledge.
  • Grow your network by connecting virtually with your government peers and industry experts.
  • Get access to more than 100 downloadable resources all about innovation and problem-solving in government.
  • Win awesome swag by being active in the virtual environment.
  • Chat with GovLoop and learn how our free resources can open up a new world of learning.