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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 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...

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...

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 ...

New York Virtual Digital Government Summit 2020
NEW YORK VIRTUAL DIGITAL GOVERNMENT SUMMIT 2020
September 30-01, 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...

Ohio Virtual Digital Government Summit 2020
OHIO VIRTUAL DIGITAL GOVERNMENT SUMMIT 2020
October 20-21, 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...

How to Become Qualified to Bid on Government Contracts
HOW TO BECOME QUALIFIED TO BID ON GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS
November 17-17, 2020
We’ll lead you through the registration processes for the federal and state procurement systems, show you exactly where to go to get a clear picture of who’s buying what, and share the secrets to becoming a sub-contractor, among other essential practices.

Government IT Symposium
GOVERNMENT IT SYMPOSIUM
December 08-10, 2020
The Government IT Symposium brings together over 1,000 IT leaders and professionals from across the spectrum of government agencies and systems, along with their private and civic sector partners, for three days of engagement, inspiration and information. This event is the country's longest-runn...

SPOTLIGHT

This class focuses on improving your probability of being “found” by Federal contracting offices and large Federal Prime Contractors.

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 sponsored p...
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 technologies to ...
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 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 security ...
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 and local le...
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, discuss what i...
SEP 23, 2020 | 1:00PM
NEW ORBIT: SPACE AND AN ALL-DOMAIN FUTURE
As the Department of Defense further explores space as another frontier, plenty of questions remain as to how space missions and capabilities will interact with other defense branches and operations. This digital event will explore how various defense domain puzzle pieces, including the newest space...
SEP 23, 2020 | 10:30PM
MARKETING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
This class focuses on improving your probability of being “found” by Federal contracting offices and large Federal Prime Contractors.
SEP 24, 2020 | 10:30PM
WINNING STRATEGIES AND BEST PRACTICES FOR GOVERNMENT PROSPECTING
In this presentation, you will learn how and where to prospect for potential buyers of your products or services the right way. You will discover real-world techniques and strategies that have helped businesses win billions of dollars in government contracts. Focusing on techniques proven to maximiz...
SEP 24, 2020 | 1:00PM
LEGACY MODERNIZATION FOR GOVERNMENT
COVID-19 stresses state and local government systems and processes. Outdated digital infrastructure means that services don’t scale, so rapid relief is unavailable to large numbers in times of crisis. This extends beyond social programs to every agency under your purview. Servicing a highly di...
SEP 24, 2020 | 2:00PM
THE AIR FORCE RESKILLING REVOLUTION
The battlefield of tomorrow will require the most modern information technology systems and mission success will rely on accelerating every member of the service’s technological training. With the launch of the Air Force’s Digital U learning program, airmen will be able to develop new sk...
SEP 30, 2020 | 2:00PM
THE PATHWAY TO ZERO TRUST: YOUR FIELD GUIDE TO STRONGER CYBERSECURITY
As Zero-Trust becomes a bigger part of government agencies’ cybersecurity portfolio, technologists are looking for a roadmap on how to implement this often complicated process. Zero-Trust is an operating principle and philosophy created as a way to overcome the inadequacy of not only a network...
SUPPORTING THE WARFIGHTER
Maintaining a fully manned and dynamic workforce is a key component of military readiness. While much of the force readiness conversation is focused on the warfighters themselves, equally important is developing and sustaining a diverse group of civilian talent to provide the military with the infra...
THE DEFENSE DEPARTMENT INFORMATION ENVIRONMENT OF THE YEAR 2025
At today’s rate of growth, the size of the digital universe in 2025 will be 176 zettabytes, of information. To put that in perspective, a single zettabyte is enough to hold 250 billion DVDs. All of it could have some relevance to national security. The Defense Department and Intelligence Commu...
DATA GOVERNANCE IN THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING
All the data in the world is useless if you can’t manage it. With as many as 200 billion internet-connected sensors and devices expected by 2020, we’re fast approaching a world of big data the Internet of Everything but making the most of it requires advances in data governance.
FEDERAL MANAGEMENT: THE STATE OF YOUR UNION
Each year, federal agency Inspectors General offer up their lists of each agency’s top management challenges. The President’s Management Agenda is comprised of initiatives designed to resolve these major management challenges and improve the performance and efficiency of the federal gove...
MAINTAINING FORCE READINESS IN THE NEW ERA OF GLOBAL THREATS
With the emergence of the Islamic State, a resurgent Russia, and an increasingly assertive China, the U.S. military must be ready to carry out the response to any contingency. Cyber hacks, the unprecedented ways in which ISIS uses the Internet for radicalization, identifying violent extremists befor...
2016 TOP MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES FOR STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Over the past ten years, a wide array of challenges have made management increasingly difficult for state and local government employees. To dig deeper into which issues are currently causing leaders the most trouble, Route Fifty and Government Business Council conducted a survey of more than 900 st...
LEVERAGING DATA FOR STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT TRANSFORMATION
These days, it's not uncommon for a state, city, or county government to make their datasets available to the public. But there are limitations in the usefulness of data if that data isn't being used in strategic ways, especially by the government making the data available. Join editors from...
SAS GOVERNMENT LEADERSHIP FORUM: ANALYTICS IN ACTION
Welcome to the registration page for the rebroadcast of the 14th Annual SAS Government Leadership Forum. By registering for the rebroadcast, you can view all of the action that happened at the live conference in Washington, DC, all from your device. Today more than ever, data is interwoven in our li...
RESPONDING TO FUTURE CYBER ATTACKS WITH INCIDENT RESPONSE
The government faces hundreds of thousands of attempted data breaches each year, and as we've seen in the recent headlines, sometimes the hackers get in. Even as agencies shore up their cyber security vulnerabilities patching software, adopting multifactor authentication and reducing insider thr...
CYBER: THE NEXT BATTLEFIELD
In 2014, there were 67,000 information security incidents reported for systems supporting the federal government, an increase of 1,121% since 2006, according to US-CERT. The recent breaches exposed millions of personnel records and security-clearance files. APTs have reached an unprecedented level o...
BUILDING THE NEXT-GENERATION FEDERAL WORKFORCE
Hiring and employee engagement strategies today will shape the federal workforce of tomorrow, and those policies are beginning to modernize. The government’s newly-announced “REDI” (recruitment, engagement, diversity and inclusion) roadmap aims to reshape agency hiring and engageme...
GOVTECH ACADEMY: CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Whether it be a natural disaster, an act of violence, or a controversial situation, government agencies are no strangers to crisis. Agencies across the country are experiencing an increase in major events that require crisis management only this time, it must be managed in the form of tweets, shares...