CXO Tech Forum Acquisition Innovation 2019 | GovernmentCIO Media & Research

CXO Tech Forum Acquisition Innovation 2019

Panel on stage with audience

CXO Tech Forum: Acquisition Innovation

Join government and industry contract and acquisition experts from various agencies in an interactive panel format. We will explore ways to improve the federal and defense technology acquisition cycle through collaboration, shared agency service consolidation, other transaction authorities, open feedback loops and more.

When: June 20, 2019

Time: 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Where: Observation Deck at CEB Tower, Arlington, Va.

 

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Agenda

7:30 - 8:30 am
Registration and Sunrise Breakfast Views
8:30 - 8:35 am
Opening Remarks
8:35 - 9:05 am

Fireside Chat

How are the largest agencies acquiring the best platforms, systems and technology to operate around the globe in support of the nation? What’s changing and still considered the biggest hurdle in the process?

9:05 - 9:35 am

Panel Discussion: General Services Administration

From acquisition vehicles to Centers of Excellence and 18F, GSA has covered a lot of ground in exploring different avenues for federal government services and system acquisition. What’s working, trending, or changing?

9:35 - 9:45 am
Networking Break
9:45 - 10:15 am

Panel Discussion: Strategic Sourcing

Strategic sourcing is the structured and collaborative process of critically analyzing an organization’s spending patterns. As more government agencies adopt the practice to better leverage  purchasing power and reduce costs, leaders will share best practices and methods.

10:15 10:45 am

Panel Discussion: Health IT Acquisition

Health care agencies have adopted industry best practices and onboarded new emerging technologies to improve patient services. Government leaders will discuss how they have adapted and improved acquisition practices to keep pace.

10:45 - 10:55 am

Industry Perspective

10:55 - 11:25 am

Panel: Fast Tracking & Agile Acquisition

Learn about some of the latest methods and success stories for how agencies are incorporating new proposal methods like demos and hackathons, unique acquisition methods like Other Transaction Authorities and fast prototyping approaches to improve missions.

11:25 - 11:30 am

Closing Remarks

11:30 - 12:00 pm

Networking

Panel on stage with audience

Speakers

Jose Arrieta
Jose Arrieta*
Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for the HHS Division of Acquisition
Michael Conroy, Deputy Director, Strategic Sourcing Acquisition Division, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
Michael Conroy
Deputy Director, Strategic Sourcing Acquisition Division, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
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Robert DeLuca
Executive Director, IT Modernization Centers of Excellence, GSA
Lesley Field
Lesley Field*
Acting Administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, OMB
James F. Geurts photo
James F. Geurts*
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development & Acquisition
Michael Hoffman
Michael Hoffman
President, GovernmentCIO Media & Research
Amy Kluber
Amy Kluber
Managing Editor, GovernmentCIO Media & Research
Meagan Metzger photo
Meagan Metzger
Founder & CEO, Dcode
Shannon Sartin photo
Shannon Sartin*
Executive Director, U.S. Digital Service, Health and Human Services
Todd Simpson, Chief Product Officer, Health and Human Services
Todd Simpson
Chief Product Officer, Health and Human Services
Traci Walker, Director of Digital Service Procurement, USDS
Traci Walker
Director of Digital Service Procurement, U.S. Digital Service

Sponsors

MicroStrategy          capgemini