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Reimaging and Transforming Mission Delivery through IT

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Keynote Speaker:

Maria Roat, Deputy Federal Chief Information Officer, Office of Management and Budget

Panelists:

Sanjay Gupta, Chief Technology Officer, U.S. Small Business Administration

Autumn Maxey, Lead Information Technology Specialist and CSPD TMF Liaison, Office of Information and Technology, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Raylene Yung, Executive Director, Technology Modernization Fund, U.S. General Services Administration

Moderator:

Tom Temin, Anchor, The Federal Drive, Federal News Network

Removing Barriers to Effective Cybersecurity in Government

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Keynote Speaker:

Steven Hernandez, Chief Information Security Officer, Director, Information Assurance Services, U.S. Department of Education

Panelists:

Gerald Caron III, Chief Information Officer (CIO)/Assistant Inspector General of Information Technology (AIG/IT), Office of the Inspector General (OIG), U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Nick Marinos, Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Kelly Moan, Chief Information Security Officer, New York Police Department and Executive Director, Information Security Information Technology Bureau (ITB)

Moderator:

Christopher Dorobek, Executive Editor, GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

A Walk Around GSA

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Panelists:

Tiffany Hixson, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Professional Services & Human Capital Categories

Crystal Philcox, Assistant Commissioner, Enterprise Strategy Management

Laura Stanton, Assistant Commissioner, Office of IT Category

Moderator:

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network

CDOs: Data-Driven Decision-Making in Government

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Panelists:

Kirsten Dalboe,  Chief Data Officer, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Mike Horton, Chief Data Officer, DHS Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO)

Thomas Sasala, SES, Chief Data Officer, Department of the Navy

Moderator:

Christopher Dorobek, Executive Editor, GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

CIOs: Shaping the Next Decade of the Government IT

May 19, 2021:

Keynote:

Clare Martorana, Federal Chief Information Officer, Office of Management and Budget

Panelists:

Keith Bluestein, CISSP, PMP, Chief Information Officer (CIO), U.S. Small Business Administration

Sylvia Burns, CIO, Chief Privacy Officer & Director, DIT, CIO Organization, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Henry (Jamie) Holcombe, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Keith Jones, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Bureau of Information Resource Management, U.S. Department of State

Moderator:

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network

Combating The Data Deluge In Antifraud Analytics

April 14, 2021

Panelists:

Nicole Willis, Chief Enterprise Architect and Director of Architecture and Transformation, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of Inspector General (OIG), Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO)

Renata Miskell, Senior Advisor to the Chief Data and Analytics Officer for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of Inspector General (OIG)

Todd Watson, Director Network Processing, USPS OIG

Alana Daly, Program Analyst , Network Processing Directorate, USPS OIG

Moderator:

Emily Jarvis, Senior Manager for Events, NextGen Leadership Program Director, GovLoop

Government CX: Delighting Customers/Delivering the Mission

March 17, 2021

Tricia Sieveke, Senior Advisor for Customer Experience , Information Technology Category, Federal Acquisition Services, U.S. General Services Administration

Jaime Gracia, Acquisition Manager, Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Vandna Wendy Bhagat, Director, Product Marketing & Delivery Office of Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

Moderator:

Tom Temin, Host & Managing Editor, Federal Drive with Tom Temin

Shifting Gears: The Impact of CMMC on Government Contracting

February 17, 2021

Panelists:

Katie Arrington, Chief Information Security Officer, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (USD(A&S))

Keith Nakasone, Deputy Assistant Commissioner, IT Acquisition, Office of Information Technology Category, Federal Acquisition Service, U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)

Jeff Dalton, Chair, Accreditation & Credentialing Committee, Board of Directors, CMMC Accreditation Body

Moderator:

Christopher Dorobek, Executive Editor, GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

Change Agents: Trailblazing Women in Government IT 6th annual event

January 13, 2021

Keynote:

Stacy Cummings, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, U.S. Department of Defense

Panelists:

Mary Davie, Deputy Associate Administrator, Mission Support Directorate, NASA

Karen Evans, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Beth Anne Killoran, Deputy Chief Information Officer, General Services Administration

Moderator:

Charis Hanner, Producer, WJLA-TV's Government Matters

Modernize Government Through Game-Changing Technology

December 16, 2020

Panelists:

Frank Konieczny, Air Force Chief Technology Officer, Office of Deputy Chief Information Office, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force

COL Gregory K. Smith, Military Deputy to the Director, Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Data and Analysis Center (DAC), U.S. Army

Brian Campo, Acting Executive Director, Chief Technology Officer Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Moderator:

Deniece Peterson, Director of Federal Market Analysis, Deltek

IT Support During Natural Disasters

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Panelists:
Sam Viavattine, Director, Sandy Recovery Division – NJ Department of Community Affairs

Jeff Flick, Director, Enterprise Network Program Office, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Sharon Cannon, Chief of Staff, United States Department of Agriculture, National Finance Center (USDA/NFC) (invited, pending agency approval)

Moderator:

Tom Temin, Host & Managing Editor, Federal Drive with Tom Temin

Due Diligence: Securing the Federal Supply Chain

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Panelists:

COL Ronald "R.J." Hughes, U.S. Army, Supply Chain Security, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

Sly Ahn, Supply Chain Security Lead, Portfolio Program Support Division, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

Shon L. Lyublanovits, Senior Advisor for Cybersecurity for the Office of Information Technology Category (ITC), General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS)

Dr. Thresa Lang, Acting Chief Information Security Officer, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO)

Moderator:

Christopher Dorobek, Executive Editor, GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

AFFIRM/USCC 7th Annual Cybersecurity Summit - a benefit event

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Jaclyn (Jackie) Rubino, AFFIRM President
Luke McCormack, National Director, USCC
Zain Ahmed, Regional Vice President, Federal Government, Lumen
Ira L. Hobbs “Master of Ceremonies” - Principal Officer, Hobbs & Hobbs, LLC and former Chief Information Officer, USDA

Opening Keynote | DHS and the Next Generation of Cyber Professionals
Karen Evans, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

AFFIRM & USCC Remarks
Jaclyn (Jackie) Rubino, AFFIRM President
Luke McCormack, National Director, USCC

Bridging the Cyber Talent Gap in Government
Maria Roat, Deputy Federal Chief Information Officer, U.S. Office of Management and Budget
Angela Bailey, Chief Human Capital Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Roger Beasley, Assistant Director, Science & Technology/Chief Information Officer, Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Jason Gray, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Education
Moderator: Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network

Closing Keynote | Federal Cybersecurity Professionals: Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart
Bradford J. Willke, CISSP, Assistant Director (Acting), Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Closing Remarks
Jaclyn (Jackie) Rubino, AFFIRM President
Luke McCormack, National Director, USCC
Ira L. Hobbs “Master of Ceremonies” - Principal Officer, Hobbs & Hobbs, LLC and former Chief Information Officer, USDA

 

IT Modernization: The Spirit Behind FITARA in Government

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Panelists:

David Shive, Chief Information Officer, U.S. General Services Administration

Kevin Walsh, Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity Team, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Moderator:

Nicole Johnson, Managing Editor, GovLoop

 

How COVID-19 Shattered the Myths on Government Management

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Panelists:

Soraya Correa, Chief Procurement Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Beth Anne Killoran, Deputy Chief Information Officer, General Services Administration

Mark Krzysko, Principal Deputy, Acquisition Data and Analytics, Acquisition Enablers, Office of Undersecretary Acquisition and Sustainment, U.S. Department of Defense

Moderator:

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network

 

AFFIRM Book Club -- Forged in Crisis

August 13, 2020

Author:

Nancy Koehn, Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times

Panelists:

Jay Huie, Chief Information Officer, Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE), Government of the District of Columbia

Jaclyn Rubino, Executive Director, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Moderator:

Christopher Dorobek, Executive Editor, GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

 

AFFIRM Federal IT Career Workshop

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Welcome and Purpose
Jaclyn Rubino, AFFIRM President, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Patrice Clement, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

Keynote Address
Brian Whittaker, GSA

Keynote Address
Ed Mays, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Keynote Address
Marisa Schmader, U.S. Department of Treasury, The Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Keynote Address
Lisa Swinney, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Participant Q & A
Ed Mays, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Marisa Schmader, U.S. Department of Treasury, The Bureau of the Fiscal Service
Lisa Swinney, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Brian Whittaker, GSA
Moderator: Christopher Dorobek,  GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER

Closing Remarks
Don Fenhagen, IBM

What COVID-19 Means for Digital Transformation

June 10, 2020

Panelists: 

Monica Langley, Deputy Chief Information Officer, FEMA

Guy Cavallo, Deputy Chief Information Officer, SBA

Laura J. Stanton, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Category Management, Information Technology Category, Federal Acquisition Service

Nelson Moe, Chief Information Officer, Commonwealth of Virginia

Moderator:

Chris Dorobek, Govloops Dorobek Insider