CES Government 2019 Detailed Agenda

JANUARY 8

 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

CES Day One

Las Vegas Convention Center

JANUARY 9

 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

CES Day Two

Las Vegas Convention Center

 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CES Government Registration

Park MGM Griffith 7

 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

CES Leaders in Technology Dinner

The Wynn Hotel

♦ Pre-registration Required

JANUARY 10 CES Government Day One

 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

CES Government Registration

Park MGM Griffith 7

Executive Roundtables

 12:15 PM – 1:40 PM

CES Government Executive Roundtables ~ SESSION ONE

Park MGM Griffith Conference Rooms

∗ Due to the Government shutdown, some panelists will be replaced.

Griffith Room 2

TECHNOLOGIES SHAPING SMART PUBLIC SAFETY

Transformative technology is modernizing public safety services, but presents challenges in securing information, sifting through big data, and getting actionable intelligence in the hands of first responders in real time. Public safety leaders will explore the evolution of analytics, mapping technology, facial recognition, artificial intelligence, IoT and wearables and drone applications used to secure our nation.

Charles Armstrong, Co-Chair, Government Business Executive Forum (Moderator)

Vern Elliot, Deputy Fire Chief, Strathcona Emergency Service, Cheif McFee Edmonton Canada

Jonathan Lewin, Chief Innovation Officer, Chicago Police Department

∗ Kelly Good, Deputy Executive Director, Program Management Office, U.S. Border Patrol

∗ Christopher Amon, U.S. Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

∗ Phil Landfried, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Griffith Room 4

BLOCKCHAIN IN GOVERNMENT

Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize government services through an incorruptible record of digital transactions that could improve accuracy, transparency and public trust. Executives will explore the evolution of blockchain technology in governments across the globe.

Marc Taverner, Global Ambassador, BitFury

Jean-Michel Mis, Member, French National Assembly 

Vincent Anunziato, Director, Office of Business Transformation and Innovation, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Mr. Justin Legary, Branch Chief, Verification, SME, Records and National Security Delivery Division

Trent Teyema, Chief Technology Officer, Parsons Corporation, (Moderator)

Tomas Revellion, Chaineum, Partner

∗ Paul Thanos, Director, Office of Finance, Insurance and Technology, ITA (Moderator)

∗ Jose Arrieta, Deputy Chief Procurement Officer, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

∗ Harrison Smith, Acting Chief Procurement officer, Internal Revenue Service

Griffith Room 6

THE NEW SPACE AGENDA: INNOVATION AND COMMERCIALIZATION

As a high tech race to the final frontier continues to heat up between private industry, NASA still plays a central role in American space policy. Executive leaders will examine the pivotal turning points in the public-private space race and discuss where the space industry is headed in 2019 and beyond.

Hon. Robert S. Walker, MoonWalker Consulting (Moderator)

Nathalie Meusy, Coordinator, Sustainability, European Space Agency

Talal Al Kaissi, Advisor-Strategic Projects, United Arab Emirates Space

Dr. Aaron Parness, Engineer Solar System Exploration, NASA Jet Propulsion Labs

Deborah Diaz, President, Catalyst ADV and former NASA Chief Technology Officer

∗ Kira Blackwell, NASA Innovation Program Executive

∗ Kevin O’Connell, Director, Office of Space Commerce, U.S. Department of Commerce

∗ Tom Soderstrom, Chief Technology Officer, NASA Jet Propulsion Labs

 1:45 PM – 3:00 PM

CES Government Executive Roundtables ~ SESSION TWO

Park MGM Griffith Conference Rooms

Griffith Room 2

CYBER 2019: THREATS, TRENDS AND TECHNOLOGIES

Ever-evolving cyber attacks mean IT professionals must continue to stay not one- but, several steps ahead. Government and Industry leaders will discuss the 2019 cyber threat landscape, security trends and emerging technologies including cloud integration and virtual machines.

Michael ‘Mick’ Stawasz, Deputy Chief of Cyber Crime, U.S. Department of Justice (Moderator)

Amy Hess, Executive Assistant Director, Cyber Division, U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation

Dominic Cussant, Deputy Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Michael Dent, CISO, Fairfax County, Virginia

Adam Lee, Chief Security Officer, Dominion Resources

Adm. Edward ‘Sonny’ Masso, Ret., Blue RIdge Networks

Francis Bedel, Chief Information Officer, International Association of Railways

Griffith Room 4

IaaS, THE CLOUD AND NEW DIRECTIONS IN GOVERNMENT IT

Integration of cloud services, computing resource services, virtualized networking, and supporting software are revolutionizing IT management. High level executives will discuss the new paradigm of serverless infrastructure in support of government and enterprise operations and trends in IaaS technology.

Ryan Jannise, Vice President, Oracle Defense Systems (Moderator)

Bill Marion, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Air Force

        Jeffrey C. Johnson, Vice President, Information Technology, U.S. Postal Service

Karen Wrege, Chief Information Officer, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, U.S. Department of State

Dan Schulman, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Mission Cyber

Brett McMillen, Director of US Federal, Amazon Web Services

Dr. Barry West, President, Microtech

∗ Max Everett, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Energy

∗ Stephen Rice, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Department of Homeland Security

Griffith Room 6

DEFINING THE GOVERNMENT CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

The Chief Technology Officer is new to government, and relatively new to industry as well. Its purpose is to drive innovation into vital government and critical infrastructure missions. In industry, the position directly affects a company’s competitiveness. CTOs today exist in every major agency and department and in many states and local jurisdictions. This roundtable of CTOs and business leaders will explore the office and whether it needs statutory definition and identified lines of accountability. This subject may be addressed in the new Congress.

Tim Smith, President, OnPoint (Moderator)

Jaspal Sagoo, Chief Technology Officer, Centers for Disease Control

Hon. Robert S. Walker, President, MoonWalker Consulting, Former Chairman, House Science and Technology Committee

Paul Krein, Chief Technology Officer, Red River

Scott Buchholz, Chief Technology Officer, Deloitte

Deborah Diaz, President, Catalyst ADV and former NASA Chief Technology Officer

Donald W. Upson, Chairman and Founder GBEF and CESGov Co-Chair

∗ Tom Soderstrom, Chief Technology Officer, NASA Jet Propulsion Labs

∗ Kevin Wince, Chief Technology Officer, Department of Homeland Security

 3:10 PM – 4:40 PM

CES Government Executive Roundtables ~ SESSION THREE

Park MGM Griffith Conference Rooms

Griffith Room 2

DELIVERING SMART HEALTHCARE

Consumer technologies are driving consumer expectations in delivery of vital services, and nowhere is this more evident than in health care delivery. This roundtable looks at many opportunities and challenges this presents in data management and service delivery across the health care spectrum – doctors, insurers, pharmacists, payers (public and private sectors), and the contribution AI and advanced analytics can make in fraud detection and more efficient service delivery.

Michael Callihan, President, Aegis.net Inc

Dominic Cussatt, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs

Karl Alvarez, Executive Officer, Office of the CIO, Department of Health and Human Services

Sandeep Patel, Manager, Office of Open Innovation, Department of Health and Human Services

Jaspal Sagoo, Chief Technology Officer, Centers for Disease Control

Griffith Room 4

AI, AUGMENTED REALITY AND THE 21st CENTURY WORKFORCE

Top executives in the public and private sector facing emerging technology trends in the workforce discuss the very challenges and opportunities for meeting workforce requirements in government and critical infrastructure sectors. Augmented and virtual reality, artificial intelligence – where do these complement a more effective workforce? How are workers recruited and trained? Will robots replace humans? Once the subject of futurists, these questions are relevant today and the future that is upon us.

Ron Lumbra, Partner, Board & CEO Practice, Heidrick & Struggles (Moderator)

Bryan Slater, Assistant Secretary for Administration & Management, U.S. Department of Labor

Jacob Parcell, Director, Technology Transformation Services, U.S., General Services Administration

Tina DolphCEO of Siemens Government Technologies

Mittal Desai, Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Anthony Robbins, VP North America Public Sector, NVIDIA

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

CES Government 2019 Opening Reception

Park MGM Hotel, Double Barrell

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Government Business Executive Forum (GBEF) Reception and Dinner

Park MGM Hotel, Juniper

♦ GBEF Members and Pre-registered Guests

JANUARY 11 CES Government Day Two

General Session ~ Park MGM Grand, Presidio Ballroom

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Breakfast and Coffee Bar

8:00 AM – 8:10 AM

Welcome to CES Government 2019

Donald W. Upson, Founder and Co-Chair, CES Government

8:10 AM – 8:30 AM

The 4th Industrial Revolution and Beyond

Eric Gillespie, Founder and Executive Chairman, Govini

8:30 AM – 8:50 AM

Jeffrey ‘Skunk’ Baxter

Marine Corp Foundation Scholarship Video

8:50 AM – 9:00 AM

Sophia at CES Government 2019

AI and Robotics in Government and Business

Sophia, Hanson Robotics

Moderated by Bernard McMonagle, GBEF Emeritus

9:00 AM- 9:25 AM

CES Government Private Sector Keynote

The Cloud is Doing IT in Government

Conversation with Teresa Carlson, General Manager and Senior Vice President, AWS Global Public Sector

Donald W. Upson, Chairman and Founder GBEF and CESGov Co-Chair

9:25 AM – 9:45 AM

CES Government Focus on Technology ~

Leveraging AI in Government and Business Today

Chad Steelberg, CEO, Veritone

 

∗ POSTPONED DUE TO GOV’T SHUTDOWN, RESCHEDULED ALL CESGov ATTENDEES WILL BE INVITED.

CES Government Public Sector Keynote ~

Cyber 2019: Threats and Trends

Amy Hess, Deputy Assistant Director for Cyber, U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation

 

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

CES Government Critical Infrastructure Keynote

Keeping the Lights on in a Dangerous World

Adam Lee, Chief Security Officer, Dominion Energy

10:00 AM – 10:20 AM

Building Resilient Communities with Devices, Apps and FirstNet

Ed Parkinson, Chief Executive Officer, First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet)

10:20 AM – 10:35 AM

Coffee and Conversation Intermission Webcast

10:35 AM – 11:00 AM

AI, Analytics and Quantum Computing

Bo Ewald, Chief Executive Officer, DWave

∗ Tom Soderstrom, Chief Technology Officer, NASA Jet Propulsion Labs

11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

The Cloud vs. Legacy: Opportunities and Challenges

Ryan Jannise, Vice President, Oracle (Moderator)

Bill Marion, Deputy Chief Information Officer, U.S. Air Force

Dominic Cussatt, Deputy Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

The End of the Beginning: Space is Here and Now

Terry Virts, Astronaut, Author

 

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM

CES Government Luncheon Keynotes and Presentation of CES Government Technology Leadership Awards

∗ Honorable Sue M. Gordon, Principal Deputy Director, U.S. Department of National Intelligence (Awaiting Confirmation)

Honorable Darrel Issa, Former Chair, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

 

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Space Matters

Honorable Robert S. Walker (Moderator)

∗ Kevin O’Connell, Director, Office of Space Commerce, U.S. Department of Commerce

Nathalie Meusy, European Space Agency

Telalal Kaissi, Senior Advisor to the UAE Space Agency

2:25 PM – 2:55 PM

Driving Innovation in IT: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Sonny Hashmi, Managing Director, Global Government, Box Inc. (Moderator)

 

Bob Osborn, Federal CTO, ServiceNow

Luke McCormack, Former Cio, DHS Management & Technology SME

Jeffrey Johnson, Vice President, Information Technology, U.S. Postal Service

∗ Gundeep Ahluwalia, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Labor

∗ Karen Wrege, Chief Information Officer, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, U.S. State Department

∗ Stephen Rice, Deputy Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

2:55 PM – 3:10 PM

Everything Depends on the Network: The Promise of 5G

Mike Maiorana, Senior Vice President Public Sector, Verizon

3:10 PM – 3:25 PM

Government IT and the New Congress

Stephen M. Ryan, McDermott, Will and Emry

 

3:25 PM – 3:50 PM

Analytics and Politics: What the Numbers Tell us

John McLaughlin, Pollster for President Trump

 

3:50 PM – 4:15 PM

Out of the Box

Jeffrey ‘Skunk’ Baxter

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM

CES Government Congressional Panel

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

CES Government 2019 Speakers’ Reception

Park MGM

♦ All CES Government Attendees Welcome

 

JANUARY 12 CES Government Day Three

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Breakfast and Coffee Bar

 

8:00 AM – 8:10 AM

Opening Remarks

Charlie Armstrong, Co-Chairs CES Government 2019

8:10 AM – 8:30 AM

The Cyber Moonshot Imperative: The NSTAC Report

Peter Altabef, Chief Executive Officer, Unisys

 

8:30 AM – 9:15 AM

Cyber and the IoT

Peter Altabef, Chief Executive Officer, Unisys (Moderator)

Michael Stawasz, Deputy Chief of Cyber Crime, U.S. Department of Justice

Michael Dent, CISO, FairFax County

Dominic Cussatt, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Department of Veteran’s Affairs

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM

CES Government Focus on Technology

Voice Driven AI – What it means to government

Pat Higbie, Chief Executive Officer, XAPP Media

9:30 AM – 9:45 AM

What Makes a City of Smart?

Trent Teyema, Chief Technology Officer, Parsons Corporation

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Las Vegas’ Innovation District and Smart City Developments

Bill Arent, Director of Economic and Urban Development, City of Las Vegas

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

AI, Big Data and Predictive Public Safety

Chief Johnathon Lewin, Chief Technology Officer, Chicago Police Department

10:15 AM – 10:55 AM

Shaping Safer Cities of the Future with Smart Technology

The growing data revolution, low-cost sensor networks, integration of Internet of Things, and real time analytics are improving the collection, aggregation, and use of data to enhance public safety and the general quality of life in communities. Panelists will discuss the use of real-time data to prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies and natural disasters.

Bill Schrier, Senior Advisor, First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet)

Jonathan Lewin, Chief Information Officer, Chicago Police Department

Charlie Armstrong, Former Chief Information Officer, Customs and Border Protection

Vern Elliott, Deputy Fire Chief, Strathcona County Emergency Services (Canada)

10:55 AM – 11:15 AM

Singapore: A Vision in Smart Tourism

Quek Choon Yang, Chief Technology Officer, Singapore Tourism Board

11:15AM – 11:55 AM

The Global Transformation in Smart Infrastructure

Many of the technological advancements emerging around the world today are being applied to smart cities. Artificial Intelligence; Autonomous Vehicles; Mobile applications; Biometrics; Internet of Things; Drones; Wearable and Smart devices are just some of the key developments to watch. Panelists will discuss the framework being implemented as sectors like healthcare, energy, and transportation are transforming themselves to tackle social, economical and sustainability challenges.

Trent Teyema, Chief Technology Officer, Parsons Corporation (Moderator)

Charles Harrington, Chairman, Parsons Corporation

Howard Kass, Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Clear

John Wagner, Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Jean-Pierre Loubiniux, Director General, International Association of Railways, UIC

11:55 PM – 12:00 PM

CES Government Closing Remarks – Theresa Bozelli

12:30 PM – 4:30 PM

CES Government 2019 Golf Outing

Spanish Trails Golf Course

♦ Round trip transportation provided. Pre-Registration Required

1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

CES Government 2019 Bowling Tournament

♦ Pre-Registration Required

6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

CES Government 2019 Closing Reception and Dinner

Mandalay Bay, Rivea

♦ Invited Guests Only