March 23, 2017 Brace yourselves: Artificial intelligence is becoming mainstream. Equipped with the capability to collect, compute, and crunch data faster, AI offers exciting possibilities in fields as varied as cybersecurity and customer service, among numerous others. At this Tech + Tequila, we’ll look at government efforts to lead the way in AI, explore how agencies are beginning to use these technologies today, and discuss what their implications are for the future.
March 14, 2017 Inflexible infrastructure and management capabilities make it difficult to transform IT infrastructure into a cloud-service-model. These IT limitations keep organizations from building a scale-out IaaS cloud environment that supports the range of application workloads organizations need to grow. In order to transform, agencies need to consolidate compute, storage, networking, and management capabilities into a single solution. Turning to human computer interaction as an option provides advanced capabilities yet opens the door to a number of security concerns. New research results reveal DoD and other federal agencies struggle to make these changes while managing costs, legacy systems and more.
March 9, 2017 A majority of citizens are dissatisfied with how well the government works, frequently citing a lack of trust between the government and public, difficulty in seeking relevant services or information from federal agencies delivered on their own terms and a slew of other complaints that could be addressed through improved customer service. How can the government influence customer-focused change within their organizations and boost citizen satisfaction in the services they provide while continuing to meet mission needs?
March 8, 2017 If space is the final frontier, how will the new administration work to defend, secure and innovate in this complex - yet critical - environment? In this event, we’ll explore next-generation satellite systems, technological advancements and emerging technologies, whether the time is right for increased commercial partnerships and the government’s increased focus on space as a battlefield.
March 2, 2017 The position of data scientist has been called the sexiest job of the 21st century, but how are these relatively new skilled positions affecting the federal government? Working on everything from preventing fraud in the healthcare industry and combating cyber threats to predicting changes in weather and environment, data scientists can use their findings to help guide policies and strategies at agencies across the government. How will data science shape the future of government?
March 2, 2017 The future digital government needs to leverage multiple technologies to truly transform operational processes and employee/citizen experiences. In this webcast, our panel of experts will discuss the benefits of using a secure FedRAMP compliant cloud and how to fulfill the government’s paperless and “cloud-first” mandate securely and with confidence – while giving your employees and citizens the digital government they want.
February 23, 2017 Drones often conjure thoughts around defense, the latest high-tech gadget for techies or even the budding drone delivery service market. However, federal agencies are also increasingly testing and deploying non-military drones for various programs and missions around the government. This event will explore “drones for good,” examining how government is already using drones to benefit citizens and how they might be used in the future.
February 22, 2017 Where’s the U.S. Navy headed and how will it get there from here? Come help sort the signal from the noise in a discussion moderated by Defense One Deputy Editor Bradley Peniston at Sparks Gallery in San Diego.
February 21, 2017 The interconnected web of tools aims to make military missions easier and more effective than ever before. But is it safe? Are your devices that are sharing information at the network’s edge vulnerable? On February 21, we’ll reveal new research results from an ongoing study on how your colleagues are securing IOT.
February 14, 2017 Understanding your applications’ performances creates opportunities for faster cloud migrations, enhanced modernization efforts, increased productivity, and faster access to services for government employees and citizens alike. Join us February 14 to hear DOT's CIO Richard McKinney and other industry and government experts discuss how agencies are benefiting from the latest advancements in application and network performance to get mission critical systems and programs off the ground.