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Govcast

 

GovCast will tell the personal stories of the government and industry leaders transforming the public sector, and the bits and pieces typically not covered by federal IT publications. We’ll share untold stories about how these influencers got to where they are, their passions in and outside of technology and the roadblocks they’ve conquered. You’ll find these stories are not always what you’d expect them to be.

Dr. Stacey Dixon brings a mechanical engineering background to IARPA and discusses the positives and negatives to new technology in research programs.

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veterans affairs
Dr. Neil Evans, an active clinician to veterans, discusses how he came to be involved in efforts with improving services to veterans by increasing access to care using digital health technologies.
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veterans affairs
Charles Worthington, CTO of Veterans Afffairs, discusses his background in various government fellowships and beyond that brought him to modernizing the VA's digital products.
Sezin Palmer, mission area executive for National Health for the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab. Palmer uses her education in engineering to revolutionize health.

Cybercast

 

CyberCast offers a different and thoughtful perspective on the cybersecurity issues facing industry and government today. Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey's experience in the White House, on Capitol Hill, and working with Fortune 100 companies while leading Liberty Group Ventures helps them to identify what’s important for improving our nation’s cybersecurity.

November 12, 2018 |  Grant Schneider, U.S. CISO, joined CyberCast podcast hosts Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey. Schneider discussed the outsized role social media platforms can play, the government’s policies on offensive cyber capabilities, cyber tools, and the need for streamlined procurement processes. He also talked about how cloud needs to be considered a piece of critical infrastructure that must be protected since so many government agencies depend on the cloud for IT support.

Karen Evans discusses government's coordination with industry on energy safety, and the role of DoE in responding to cyber and natural disasters
Ellen Nakashima from The Washington Post joins Todt and Cressey to discuss Russia’s activities in the mid-term elections among other topics.
Jim Miller, former undersecretary of defense for policy, sits down with Kiersten Todt and Roger Cressey to discuss Congress' role in delivering effective sanctions.