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State and Local Government Relations Conference

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT RELATIONS CONFERENCE

September 21-23, 2020
The conference provides the attendees with an opportunity to network with the top experts and practitioners in the state government relations community, innovative ideas and best practices to implement immediately, peer-to-peer learning and information sharing, and opportunities to cross-train their...

Government & Defense Conference - 2020

GOVERNMENT & DEFENSE CONFERENCE - 2020

September 24-24, 2020
Baird's Government & Defense Conference is a unique, content rich, networking event. This full day event will feature panel discussions on a variety of highly relevant topics, as well as corporate presentations from a cross section of industry participants and market leaders. In addition, Ba...

Government at the Edge 2020 Forcepoint Summit: Blueprint for Remote Working

GOVERNMENT AT THE EDGE 2020 FORCEPOINT SUMMIT: BLUEPRINT FOR REMOTE WORKING

September 24-24, 2020
In today’s environment, government leaders face a myriad of urgent cybersecurity challenges. Endpoints and their associated vulnerabilities are expanding with the newly remote workforce. Traditional network perimeters are dissolving, requiring new strategies to protect users and data. Nefariou...

California Digital Government Summit 2020

CALIFORNIA DIGITAL GOVERNMENT SUMMIT 2020

September 29-29, 2020
Government Technology's passion is promoting best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector. The California Digital Government Summit is designed to do just that. The program is driven by an advisory board composed of public sector and private sector IT leaders who work together to ...

Future Cities: Government’s Inside Track to 2030

FUTURE CITIES: GOVERNMENT’S INSIDE TRACK TO 2030

September 14-18, 2020
Major societal change is underway as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. How cities emerge from this crisis has yet to be determined, but this unprecedented moment opens the door for new ways of thinking and doing. By acknowledging the structural inefficiencies of the past and embracing the possibili...

Maine Digital Government Summit 2020

MAINE DIGITAL GOVERNMENT SUMMIT 2020

September 15-15, 2020
Government Technology's passion is promoting best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector. The Maine Digital Government Summit is designed to do just that. The program is driven by an advisory board composed of public sector and private sector IT leaders who work together to creat...

AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference (GAAC)

AICPA GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING AND AUDITING UPDATE CONFERENCE (GAAC)

August 17-18, 2020
Our in-depth sessions at this year’s AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update will target questions and issues specific to your area of expertise, whether at the federal, state or local level. Attend in Washington or via webcast for updates direct from key government officials and pol...

Minnesota Virtual Digital Government Summit 2020

MINNESOTA VIRTUAL DIGITAL GOVERNMENT SUMMIT 2020

August 11-12, 2020
This year’s Digital Government Summit will be “digital” in every way! The conference is being held in a virtual format, over the course of two partial days. Government Technology's passion is promoting best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector – more imp...

 

Webinars

SEP 21, 2020 | 3:00PM
BULLET PROOF: HOW CROWDSOURCED SECURITY WILL HARDEN CRITICAL WEAPON SYSTEMS
The future of the Air Force will rely on an innovative IT infrastructure with a connected network of weapons, sensors and data analytics. But how can Airmen ensure that they are taking a holistic approach to cybersecurity as they look to protect these critical systems? Through the Synack s...
SEP 22, 2020 | 11:00AM
LET’S GET DIGITAL: GOVERNMENT’S EMBRACE OF THE NATION’S VIRTUAL REALITY
As state and local governments settle into new operating procedures, organizations are relying on technology more than ever to provide citizen services, enable a productive workforce, and keep communities safe. Whether leveraging automation to minimize human risk, deploying emerging techno...
SEP 22, 2020 | 3:00AM
SECURE VOTING IN THE NEW NORMAL: STATE AND LOCAL ELECTION SECURITY STRATEGIES
Although the 2020 presidential election will look different from any other in modern history, the need to secure the vote is more important than ever. Congress has allocated hundreds of millions of dollars in security efforts since 2016, making it a united priority across federal, state an...
SEP 22, 2020 | 2:00PM
CLOSING THE GAP: CDM’S ROLE IN TELEWORK IN GOVERNMENT
The Department of Homeland Security’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program relies on automated tools to strengthen the cybersecurity of government networks and systems for agencies to continuously monitor their networks. Modernization of networks, while maintaining the...
SEP 22, 2020 | 11:00AM
THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL GOVERNMENT: RE-IMAGINE YOUR CITIZEN SERVICES STRATEGY
The Center for Digital Government and Xerox teamed up to survey more than 2,000 U.S. citizens and 136 state and local decision-makers to compare how the two groups view the delivery of critical government services and information pre-COVID 19 and current state.
SEP 23, 2020 | 2:00PM
ACCELERATING CRITICAL GOVERNMENT SERVICES DURING THE PANDEMIC
In times of crisis, the role of government is more important than ever. Technology has played a key role in ensuring the continuity of government operations and keeping critical services running. In this webinar, Kirt Peterson and Amber Herz from the USDA, and Rahim Kaba from OneSpan, disc...

NAVIGATING GOVERNMENT RELATIONS FOR DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS, FUNCTIONAL FOOD AND NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS IN THE CURRENT POLITICAL LANDSCAPE
They say if you’re not at the table, you’ll be on the menu—and if you can’t find a seat at the table, you’ve got to bring your own chair. CRN and Natural Products INSIDER invite you to pull up a chair for their next webinar on navigating the current government...
EMPLOYMENT LAW UNDER THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION: 2018 AND BEYOND
President Trump's first year in office brought significant changes to labor and employment law. From immediate changes to the heads and agendas of the DOL, EEOC, and NLRB, to reversals of Executive Orders and surprising Court decisions, to the impact of #MeToo, the first year of this a...
A NEW POLITICAL REALITY: PRESIDENT-ELECT TRUMP & PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES — WHAT SHOULD YOU EXPECT?
Now that America has hired a new president and congress, how will they influence total rewards public policy issues? Will president-elect Donald Trump keep the promises he made on the campaign trail? Who will the new key leaders be in the Trump Administration at the Department of Labor, th...
UNLOCKING THE VALUE OF SOCIAL IN GOVERNMENT
Social media has transformed how citizens engage with their governments—but the journey has only just begun. To capture the full value of social, governments are now integrating social initiatives across their organization.
COMPLYING WITH FEDERAL ACQUISITION REGULATION RULES
Many companies doing business with the federal government or looking to start, don't fully understand the many rules and regulations that come with federal contracts. Many of these companies struggle to implement the proper internal controls to ensure compliance and avoid audit pitfall...
MOBILIZING GOVERNMENT: TRANSFORMING FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLECTIONS THROUGH INNOVATIVE PAYMENT TECHNOLOGIES
The US Treasury, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, and Ensenta have partnered to create shared services that mobilize government field collections. Hear how they have leveraged remote deposit capture technology in the field to electronify traditional remittance collections, allow for more...

RESOURCES

Taxpayers, citizens, and industry leaders may not be totally familiar with Public Facility Corporations (PFCs), but that should change, especially now since public funding for critical projects ...

People often believe that bond elections only fund construction projects. Although it’s true that construction opportunities do occur when bond packages are approved, sales of certificates...

Motorists and automobile lovers are already noticing rather rapid change. Sustainability goals adopted by elected officials at cities and counties are continuing to promote projects that support...

In spite of a decline in contracting opportunities in state and local government, public officials are announcing dozens of new, large projects each week. The announcements usually include upcom...

Cities, counties, and states are being forced to upgrade or purchase new technology. The old legacy systems are now inadequate, inefficient, and somewhat dangerous because of their vulnerability...

Unless America and China assume joint leadership for global economic recovery, reconstruction of the post-coronavirus world could take years, with unimaginable consequences for the world’s...

The federal government is the United States’ largest spectrum user. This is no surprise given the multitude offederal missions, from defending the nation to air traffic control to everyd...

Another round of funding from by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will guarantee the launch of numerous projects at airports throughout the U.S. This particular grant program provides s...

There’s no arguing that preventing failures and accidents is critical for industry. Unexpected incidents can grind operations to a halt for extended periods of time and necessitate expensive rep...