Modernization Movement
Director of Strategy and Compliance
Tech Data Government Solutions
Congressman Will Hurd
Chairman, Subcommittee on Information Technology
U.S. House of Representatives

GSA has set ambitious goals to double its cloud service offerings and speed up its authorization process. So, what’s changed, and what’s still needed? Are agencies requiring a FedRAMP ATO? Are they accepting ATOs from one another – as was the plan? Are CSPs meeting requirements to maintain their ATOs and how can we improve the process? We’ll explore FedRAMP’s evolving impact on Federal cloud adoption, and what’s next as the Federal community looks for the path to cloud success. […]

Susie Adams
Chief Technology Officer
Microsoft Federal
Doug Bourgeois
Managing Director, Federal Technology Strategy & Architecture
Vice President
Federal Sector
Prem Jadhwani
Chief Technology Officer
Government Acquisitions Inc.
Joe Moye
Senior Vice President, Public Sector

As the number of internet-driven devices continues to multiple, so does the volume of data these devices produce.  Providing a pathway for IoT-driven data to travel, cloud computing is critical to the successful implementation of IoT initiatives – and is powering innovation across government.  How can the cloud accelerate IoT initiatives and alleviate the pressure […] […]

Cameron Chehreh [moderator]
Chief Technology Officer, Vice President Pre-Sales Engineering
Dell EMC Federal
Deputy Chief Information Officer of Technology and Resiliency
Federal Communications Commission
Deputy Director
National Technical Information Service
Department of Commerce
Deputy Chief Health Technology Officer
CxO Fellow
Department of Veterans Affairs
Eric Simmon
Senior Scientist, Electronic Information Group; Chair
Cloud Computing Services Public Working Group
National Institute of Standards and Technology

With the recent re-introduction of the Modernizing Government Technology Act as a push from the Hill to modernize, agencies are continuing to move IT services to the cloud – but are looking to expedite their migrations and implementations. Offering a path to the cloud that is both a technology initiative and an organizational initiative, DevOps […] […]

Bryna Dash [moderator]
Federal Hybrid Cloud
Chief of IT Systems
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives
Peter Chin
Chief of Application Development and Architecture
Administrative Offices of the US Courts
Josh Ziman
Technology Product Manager
Department of Homeland Security

With recent adjustments to the FedRAMP program – addressing costs and approval time concerns – things are looking up for FedRAMP and those involved have taken notice. What key metrics can we look towards to identify the successes of FedRAMP? How do we keep up the momentum and encourage greater agency reuse? What is the […] […]

Event Details
Knight Conference Center at the Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001
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