Thank you for attending the 2014 Federal Summit. This page serves as the repository for Summit presentations and materials. Please note that not all sessions have downloadable materials available.

General Sessions:

8:20 - 8:50 AM, Opening Keynote: The New Era of Cognitive Computing
Dr. John E. Kelly III, Senior Vice President & Director of Research, IBM

Track 1: Delivering Mission-Critical Services through the Cloud

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Risk Management in the Cloud
Shawn Kingsberry, Assistant Director of Technology and Chief Information Officer, Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
Andrew Fairbanks, Vice President, Application Innovation Services, IBM

12:45 - 1:15 PM, Bare-Metal: How to Get More Out of the Cloud
Stuart Blundell, General Manager of Commercial Product Sales, Exelis Geospatial Information Solutions
Armand Mancini, Vice President, Corporate Initiatives, The SI Organization, Inc.
Steve Canale [Moderator], Vice President of Global Sales, IBM/Softlayer

1:25 - 1:55 PM, Open Standards – The Path to Interoperability and Cost Savings
Chris Dorobek [Moderator], Publisher and Editor, DorobekInsider
Chip McClelland, Business Development Executive, Cloud Computing, US Federal, IBM
Annie Sokol, IT Specialist, Computer Security Division, Federal and Industrial Office, Information Technology Lab, and co-chair, Cloud computing Standards Roadmap Working Group, NIST

2:15 - 2:45 PM, DevOps and PaaS - Leaders in App Dev Value the Strategic Impact PaaS Can Have on Their DevOps
Karthik Kanakasabesan, Cloud One
Sanjeev Sharma, IBM Worldwide Lead, DevOps Technical Labs, Executive IT Specialist, IBM Software Group

2:55 - 3:25 PM, SaaS – On-Demand Mission Delivery Session
Lara Bair, Volunteer Delivery System IT Project Manager, Peace Corps
Janet Sifers, SmartCloud Solution Market Segment Manager, IBM

Track 2: Empowering a Digital Government

11:30 AM- 12:00 PM, Customer-Centric Approach
Rick Holgate, Assistant Director, Science & Technology Directorate and Chief Information Officer, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Department of Justice

12:45 - 1:15 PM, IBM’s Mobile and Social Transformation
Carol Sormilic, Vice President, Global Workforce and Web Processes Transformation Executive, IBM

2:55 - 3:25 PM, Maintaining Security in a Mobile Government
Glenn Bell, InfoSec Engineer, MITRE

Track 3: Unlocking the Value of Big Data

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Big Data and Analytics on Cloud
Leon Katsnelson, Director, IBM Cloud Computing and Mobile Presentation and View the Bluemix Video
R. "Ray" Wang, Principal Analyst, Founder, and Chairman, Constellation Research, Inc.

12:45 - 1:15 PM, Counter Fraud Analytics
Charlie Brown, Distinguished Engineer, IBM SWG Federal
Shawn Kingsberry, Chief Information Officer, Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board

2:15 - 2:45 PM, Cybersecurity Analytics
Wayne Wheeles, Chief Executive Officer, R2i

Track 4: Enabling Healthcare Transformation

10:50 - 11:20 AM, Fireside Chat: The Challenges of Implementing Payment Reform
Craig Haseltine, Vice President, Healthcare and Civilian Agencies, Sales and Distribution, IBM
Mai Pham, Director, Accountable Care Organizations, and Seamless Care Models Group, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Center, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Department of Health and Human Services

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Empowering a new age of Personalized Medicine
Scott Megill, President and Chief Executive Officer, Coriell Life Sciences
Claude Yusti, Partner, IBM

12:45 - 1:15 PM, Mobility— Improving Patient Outcomes and Provider Services
Shirley Abbott, Senior Project Manager, Healthcare and Life Sciences, IBM
Dr. Joseph Ronzio, Health System Specialist, Staff Assistant to the Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Health, Department of Veterans Affairs

1:25 - 1:55 PM, Healthcare-Specific Data Security and Privacy
John W. Lainhart IV, Partner, Cybersecurity & Privacy, IBM Global Business Services
Chris Poulin, Research Strategist, X-Force Research and Development, IBM

2:15 - 2:45 PM, Watson in Healthcare
Robert S. Merkel, Healthcare & Life Sciences Leader, IBM Watson Group

2:55 - 3:25 PM, Analytics in Federal and Commercial Healthcare: Leveraging Assets, Gaining Insights
Keith Salzman, Chief Medical Information Officer, Federal GBS, IBM
Lorren Pettit, Vice President, Market Research, HIMSS

Track 5: National Security: Ensuring Our National Strategic Advantage to Achieve Mission Success

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Maintaining a Secure and Compliant Government Enterprise
Angela Carrington, Partner, IBM
Mark Kneidinger, Senior Advisor, Federal Network Resilience, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

12:45 - 1:15 PM, Joint Information Environment
Lieutenant General Mark S. Bowman, Director, Command, Control, Communications and Computers / Cyber, Joint Staff, J6
Steve Lubniewski, Vice President and Industry Leader, Defense & Intelligence, IBM

2:15 - 2:45 PM, From Data to Decisions – Harnessing the Power of Big Data and Analytics
Gregory Vaughan, Executive Consultant, Smarter Planet Solutions, Watson Foundation

2:55 - 3:25 PM, Securing Information in the Cloud
Tom McAndrew, Executive Vice President, Labs and Public Sector, Coalfire


Event Information

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

7:30AM - 3:30PM

FREE for government and military attendees

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004


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