May 2013 Innovators

Pre-Summit Agenda


5:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
Cloud Summit VIP Reception sponsored by Attain (Invitation only)
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Aria Pizzeria
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 2004

Federal Cloud Computing Summit Agenda

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 2004

THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Opening of the 2013 Federal Cloud Computing Summit Technology Showcase

9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.
Welcome – David McClure, GSA

9:10 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.
Morning Visionary Keynote – David Cearley, Technology Visionary & Futurist, Gartner

9:55 a.m. 10:50 a.m.
Panel 1 – Completed Federal Cloud Projects

This panel will highlight challenges and results from completed projects. Attendees will learn about the risks to expect on a project and best practices for mitigating those risks. In addition, the panelists will present a case study on their project including metrics, recent results gaps, and deployment models.

Scott Renda, OMB

John Lalley, U.S. Courts
Bernie Mazer, DOI
Keith Trippie, DHS

10:50 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Panel 2 – What is a Cloud Broker?

This panel will discuss best practices in the acquisition of commodity IT through the cloud brokerage model. Learning objectives include what value does the cloud brokerage model bring to agencies and what can be accomplished with this model.

Anil Karmel, National Nuclear Security Administration

Frank Baitman, HHS
Stan Kaczmarczyk, GSA
Roopangi Kadakia, NASA

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Federal Cloud Computing Summit Innovation Awards

The Federal Cloud Computing Summit Innovation Awards recognize those individuals and teams that use cloud solutions to better accomplish the mission of their agency.

Presentor: Tom Temin, Federal News Radio

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cloud Technology Showcase

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
Panel 3 – FedRAMP

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) is a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. Speakers will discuss the value of the FedRAMP program, as well as security controls and leveraging ATOs.

Jason Miller, Federal News Radio

Emery Csulak, DHS (invited)
Kevin Dulany, DIAP
Maria Roat, GSA

2:50 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
Panel 4 – Intersection of Cloud and other new technologies/ideas

Cloud solutions can drive additional value for agencies when included in a portfolio. New technology solutions include Big Data, Mobile, and Infrastructure Optimization.

Christopher Dorobek,

Hamid Ouyachi, DOL
Simon Szykman, DOC

3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Panel 5 – The Future of Cloud Computing

This panel will provide a look into the research being conducted in the nation’s Federal research and academic labs. Panelists will also discuss the future of Cloud Computing.

Dan Mintz, Former CIO, Department of Transportation; President, Advanced Mobility Academic Research Center (AMARC)

Randy Garrett, Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA
Mark McGovern, Former VP Of Technology, In-Q-Tel; CEO of Mobile System 7
John Messina, Senior Member, Cloud Computing Project, NIST

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Afternoon Visionary Keynote and Wrap Up – David McClure, GSA