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Government Affairs Manager

From acting on real-time analysis to predicting the future, the power of data is limitless. Data analytics are transforming how agencies view the world and get things done, and forcing agencies to reevaluate how they store its data – the way data is protected is key to keeping it safe. With technology moving at the […]


Audie Hittle Moderator
Chief Technology Officer, Federal and Cyber Security
Emerging Technology Division
Director, Veterans Relationship Management
Veterans Benefits Administration
Department of Veterans Affairs
Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA)
Chief Privacy Officer
Department of Homeland Security
Assistant Director
Government Accountability Office

Fraud is everywhere – and it’s costing the government nearly $300 billion annually. While the threat of fraud is nothing new, advancements in technology continue to change the game. As the government focuses on creating innovative strategies to combat fraud, thieves are focused on staying a step ahead. Sometimes it’s hard to tell which side […]


Andrew Friedrich Moderator
Federal Big Data & Analytic Solutions Leader
Director, Analytics Services Office of the Associate Administrator
Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies
General Services Administration
Program Coordinator
Integrity Vice Presidency
The World Bank
Director, Data Analytics Lab
Office of Inspector General
United States Postal Service
Chief Health Information Officer
U.S. Federal Software

Quality data is vital across agencies – for assessing, managing, monitoring, and securing organizational information. Access to integrated data and metadata to facilitate data driven decision making is becoming increasingly important to delivering “the right data, at the right time, with the right integrity”. What aspects are key to the formation of successful stewardship practice? […]


David Hantman Moderator
General Manager
Information Governance Architect
Principal Product Marketing Manager
Director of Field Technology, Financial Services Industry Lead
Cloudera Field Technology Office

Silicon Valley has always moved fast – and waiting for D.C. to catch up doesn’t have much to offer against the lure of exploring new technologies and testing the limits of what’s possible. Advancements in data sciences and analytics have given agencies an unprecedented ability to leverage gathered information, drive actionable insight to understand constituent […]


Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Former General Counsel
National Security Agency
President and Executive Director
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)
Event Details
Knight Conference Center at the Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.
Complimentary for government; industry rates apply
CPE Credits
Brainstorm attendees are eligible to receive continuing professional education (CPE) credits.
For more information on event details, please contact us at (703) 883-9000 ext. 108 or