CXO Tech Forum: Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley

CXO Tech Forum: Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley

Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley
Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley
Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley
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Washington, DC

This GovernmentCIO Media & Research CXO Tech Forum brought government and industry leaders together at two sessions, morning and evening. The evening session featured a networking reception and lightning talks by leaders from NASA, BMNT Partners and Datrium. Leaders from DHS, USAID, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, SBA, Health and Human Services, Apple and Dcode were also in attendance at the networking reception to meet attendees and share stories about their innovation programs.

Panelists on stage

Video Replay

GovernmentCIO Media President Steve Vito delivers opening remarks at the March 15 "Uncle Sam Meets Silicon Valley" event, a two-part exploratory forum with breakfast and evening sessions.  The forum explored how federal agencies have connected with emerging technology companies and worked through the contracting and hiring roadblocks to embrace a culture of innovation. 

HHS Chief Data Officer Mona Siddiqui and IDEA Lab Director Kevin McTigue discuss with GovernmentCIO Media Editor-in-Chief Camille Tuutti the substance and process of innovation within HHS.

Nick Psaki, ‎principal system engineer at Pure Storage, a Gold Sponsor of the event, provides an overview of his company's work with helping the federal government innovate.

Nagesh Rao, SBA, Anjelica Dortch, OMB, Alexis Bonnell, USAID, and Veronica Villalobos, OPM, discussed how civilian agencies innovate and overcome their most common challenges.

 

Molly Cain, DHS, Christy Monaco, NGA, and Joseph Mait, ARL, talk with GovernmentCIO Media's Michael Hoffman about innovation in the national security arena.

Anthony Robbins, vice president of North America Public Sector at NVIDIA, a Gold Sponsor of the event, provides an overview of his company's work with helping the federal government innovate.

 

 

Former US CISO Greg Touhill, now president at Cyxtera Federal Group, and Dcode CEO Meagan Metzger chat with Editor-in-Chief Camille Tuutti about the federal approach to innovation.

Wyn Elder, partner at the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental, talks with GovernmentCIO Media's Michael Hoffman about DIUx's role in helping guide companies. Specifically, guiding nontraditional technology companies do business with the government and how innovation differs between the public and private sectors. 

GovernmentCIO Media President Steve Vito convenes the event sponsors to provide the industry perspective on how their respective companies have helped spur innovation in government. Featured: Anthony Robbins of NVIDIA, Nick Psaki of Pure Storage and Dave Egts of Red Hat. 

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Featuring

 
Alexis Bonnell
Alexis Bonnell
Division Chief, AIA, USAID
Anjelica Dortch
Anjelica Dortch
Senior Policy Analyst, EOP, OMB
David Egts
David Egts
Chief Technologist, Red Hat North America Public Sector
Wyn Elder
Wyn Elder
Partner, Defense Innovation Unit Experimental
Jenn Gustetic
Jenn Gustetic
SBIR Program Executive, NASA
Joseph Mait
Joseph Mait
Former Chief Scientist, Army Research Laboratory
Kevin McTigue
Kevin McTigue
Director, HHS IDEA Lab
Meagan Metzger
Meagan Metzger
Founder, Dcode
Christina Monaco
Christina Monaco
Chief Ventures Officer, NGA
Nick Psaki
Nick Psaki
Principal, Office of the CTO for U.S. Public Sector, Pure Storage
Nagesh Rao
Nagesh Rao
Chief Technologist, SBA
Sazzala Reddy
Sazzala Reddy
Co-Founder, Datrium
Anthony Robbins
Anthony Robbins
Vice President, NVIDIA, North America Public Sector
Greg Touhill
Greg Touhill
Former US CISO
William Treseder
William Treseder
Partner, BMNT Partners
Camille Tuutti
Camille Tuutti
Editor-in-Chief, GovernmentCIO Media
Veronica Villalobos
Veronica Villalobos
Principal Deputy Associate Director, OMB
Steve Vito
Steve Vito
President, GovernmentCIO Media
Amanda Ziadeh
Amanda Ziadeh
Reporter, GovernmentCIO Media

Sponsors

Datrium
Pure Storage
NVIDIA
Rubrik
Red Hat

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