The Luft Gangster: Memoirs of a Second Class Hero

November 9, 2016 | USA

In commemoration of Veterans Day and the 75th anniversary of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American fighter pilots in American history, this documentary film features fighter pilot (Red Tail) Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson. After heroically serving his country in World War II, Alex returned home to racism, bigotry, and segregation. This award-winning film is an inspirational and fascinating account of bravery, perseverance, and character. (2016; 70 minutes) The film’s director, Mike Rott, will introduce the film and answer audience questions.

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OTHER PAST CONFERENCES

2022 Government Financial Management Conference (GFMC)

August 24-25, 2022 | USA

The GFMC is a free virtual conference which provides up to 10 NASBA continuing professional education (CPE) credits. All educational sessions will be led by federal financial management experts and select business partners. This event is open to federal, state, and private sector organizations with contracts with the federal financial management community.

New York Digital Government Summit 2022 - LIVE!

September 21, 2022 | USA

Following the pandemic, New York is faced with a number of important technology-related challenges, starting with the need to improve the quality of digital services our state provides, secure our systems from cyber threats that are more numerous and more sophisticated, and recruit and retain the next generation of technology leaders who can build on the progress we’ve made and point the way to a better and more prosperous future. We must act smartly and decisively, and seize on this moment to create positive and transformational change. The Digital Government Summit brings together key technology decisionmakers in state and local government IT to collaborate and share best practices on how to fully respond to these challenges so we can better serve hardworking New Yorkers. I am very much looking forward to participating in this year’s summit, and hope you will join us.

California Public Sector CIO Academy 2022

May 31-June 1, 2022 | USA

The California Public Sector CIO Academy is the premier event for senior level technology leaders and upcoming leaders. The purpose of this invitation-only event is to foster discussion and dialogue on what it means to be a successful IT executive in the public sector and to provide tools and strategies to assist current and emerging leaders. This event is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for government and industry to collaborate and address the most important policy, management and leadership issues surrounding the future of digital government.

New Jersey Digital Government Summit 2022

May 17, 2022 | USA

Government Technology's passion is promoting best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector – more important than ever in challenging times like these. Please join us for a powerful series of sessions that provide inspiration, participation, education, and thought-provocation! Technology is clearly more important than ever in the state’s operating functions and growth economy, and it is our duty to advocate both stability and innovation as we provide top-notch services to our residents. We just couldn’t accomplish this without our industry partners, and this event is the perfect place for us to collaborate, discuss challenges and share ideas about solutions. The time and effort to allocate a day away from our normal, daily schedules is a worthwhile investment in this endeavor and provides an excellent platform for these interactions. I am looking forward to seeing you there! Christopher Rein, Chief Technology Officer, State of New Jersey

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The future of federal contracting will involve a shift towards digital and a rise in Secret candidates over Top Secret candidates.  Check out this Infographic from Hire Velocity to learn about the fastest growing areas in government contracting.

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