GTRA will be announcing session and speaker information shortly.  If you are interested in participating in the program, please contact Parham Eftekhari at parhame@gtra.org.

 

 

FEATURED SESSIONS INCLUDE

The Ever-Evolving Role of IT Leadership: Managing in a Service-Heavy IT Ecosystem
Bob Brese, CIO, Energy
Greg Wilshusen, Director, Information Security Issues, GAO
Lorraine Landfried, DCIO for Product Development, VA
MODERATOR: Nicholas Short, Manager, SAS Federal, SAS

Learning How to Run in a Mobile World: BYOD, MDM, and End User Behaviors
Sanjeev 'Sonny' Bhagowalia, CIO, State of Hawaii
Cmdr Kevin Keast, ESI Product Line Manager, Coast Guard
The Honorable Theresa Grafenstine, Inspector General, United States House of Representatives
MODERATOR: Lewis Carr, Senior Director, World-Wide Software Industry Marketing, Hewlett Packard

Transforming DoD Decision Making through a Focus on Information and Data Management
Mark Krzysko, Deputy Director, Enterprise Information, OSD Studies, Defense

The Power of Big Data: Data Consolidation, Intelligence Sharing & Better Decision Making
Shawn Kingsberry, CIO, RATB, Recovery.gov
Dr. Ken Griffey, Chief, Center Services Facility Planning & Utilization Division, Stennis Space Center, Nasa
Jonathan R. Cantor, Acting CPO, DHS
MODERATOR: Jeff Morris, VP, Product Marketing, Actuate

Defending the Supply Chain. Protecting the Nation.
Ronald Ross, Senior Fellow, NIST

The Impact of the Workforce Modernization & Efficiency Efforts
Reginald Brown, Director of Modernization and HR Line of Business, OPM

IT Leadership Best Practices
Anil Karmel, Deputy CTO, NNSA

Using EA & Governance to Leverage Existing Investments in Support of Business Mission & Outcomes
Bill Kehoe, CIO, County of King, Washington
Sean Applegate, Director Systems Engineering, Riverbed Federal

Closing the Gap - Right Sizing the Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce Education and Training Efforts
Michael Echols, Chief, Government Industry Planning and Management Branch, NCS, Defense
Marc Noble, Director of US Government Affairs, (ISC)2
Tony Fowler, Program Analyst, Education
Steve Ward, Marketing Guru, Invincea
LEAD: Robin "Montana" Williams, Director, National Cybersecurity Education & Workforce Development Office, DHS

Securing the Cloud: Contracting Imperatives, Access Management, and Data Migration
Veda Wood, CISO / Deputy CIO, RATB
Angela Smith, Acting Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of Information, Integrity & Access, OGP, GSA
Anil Karmel, Deputy CTO, NNSA
MODERATOR: Donald Parente, Director, Technical Strategy - Chief Architect, AT&T Government Solutions

Tying Project Management to Performance Outcomes
Michael Schievelbein, Information Technology Chief, FBMS IMO, OOS, Interior

Effectively Managing Risks in Turbulent Times
Chris Hart, Vice Chairman, NTSB

Innovation & Change in Cyber Strategies: Examples from the Field
Kevin Greene, Software Assurance Program Manager, Science and Technology, DHS
Colleen Coggins, CIO, NHTSA, Transportation
Craig McComb, CIO, ASC Life Cycle Management Center (LCMC), Wright-Patterson AFB, USAF
MODERATOR: Jeremy Coons, Senior Manager, Professional Services Division, AccessData

Demonstrating ROI & Risk Management
Facilitators:
Mark Krzysko, Deputy Director, Enterprise Information, OSD Studies, Defense
Parham Eftekhari, EVP, Research & Co-Founder, GTRA

IT-Enabled Transformation: The Importance of Governance and Change Management
Kristyn Jones, Director, Financial Information Management, Army

A Critical Success Factor: Bridging the Gap Between IT and Business Users
Craig McComb, CIO, ASC Life Cycle Management Center (LCMC), Wright-Patterson AFB, USAF

Big Data in the Cloud (There's an App for That?): Probability-Based Linking and It's Affordable Fit Within Your Sequestritecture
Brian Espinola, Sr. Solutions Architect, Lexis Nexis Special Services Inc.

Sustainability in the New IT Ecosystem: Critical Success Factors for Today & Key Preperations for Tomorrow
David Lingenfelter, Fiberlink Security Office, MaaS360
Adam Bosnian, Executive Vice President, Americas, Cyber-Ark
Wallace Sann, Director, Systems Engineering, Forescout
Steve Antone, VP, Federal Solutions, Lumension
MODERATOR: Parham Eftekhari, EVP, Research & Co-Founder, GTRA

Software Assurance & Innovation: Identifying the Gaps & Gaining Insights from DHS
Kevin Greene, Software Assurance Program Manager, Science and Technology, DHS

Driving Outcomes through EA & Governance
Howard Whyte, SOC/NOC Integration/Security Enterprise Architecture, NASA

Innovation & Change in Cyber Strategies: Legislative Impacts and Examples from the Field
Dana Mellerio, Cybersecurity Executive, NASA

Managing IT Assets through EA and Portfolio Management
Margaret Sarro, IT Specialist, US Coast Guard

Risk Management Best Practices
Dan Pitton, Director, Mission, Architecture, Planning & Protection, NHTSA, Transportation

Turning IT into a Strategic Asset for Your Business Leaders
Dorreen L. Cox, Chief Architect, Enterprise Architecture Branch, CBP / OIT, DHS

BOB BRESE
CIO
ENERGY

CHRIS HART
Vice Chairman
NTSB

DR. LINDA WILBANKS
CISO, FSA
EDUCATION

DR. KEN GRIFFEY
Chief, Center Services Facility Planning & Utilization Division, Stennis Space Center
NASA

PETER TSERONIS
CTO
ENERGY

CRAIG McCOMB
CIO, ASC Life Cycle Management Center (LCMC), Wright-Patterson AFB
USAF

ROBIN "MONTANA" WILLIAMS
Director, National Cybersecurity Education & Workforce Development
DHS

BILL KEHOE
CIO, County of King
WASHINGTON

KRISTYN JONES
Director, Financial Information Management
ARMY

REGINALD BROWN
Director of Modernization and HR Line of Business 
OPM

KEVIN GREENE
Software Assurance Program Manager, Science and Technology
DHS 

DANA MELLERIO
Cybersecurity Executive
NASA

RONALD ROSS
Senior Computer Scientist & Fellow
NIST

FREDERIC FOLEY
Chief Enterprise Architect, OEAG
US COAST GUARD

DAN PITTON
Director, Mission, Architecture, Planning & Protection, NHTSA
TRANSPORTATION

LORRAINE LANDFRIED
DCIO for Product Development
VETERANS AFFAIRS

COLLEEN COGGINS
CIO, NHTSA
TRANSPORTATION

MARC NOBLE
Director of US Government Affairs, (ISC)2,

and Former CISO, FCC

ANIL KARMEL
Deputy CTO
NNSA

DAVID LINGENFELTER
Security Officer
MAAS360 BY FIBERLINK

DONALD PARENTE
Director, Technical Strategy - Chief Architect
AT&T GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS

JEREMY COONS
Senior Manager, Professional Services Division
ACCESSDATA

BRIAN ESPINOLA
Sr. Solutions Architect
LEXISNEXIS SPECIAL SERVICES, INC.

SEAN APPLEGATE
Director Systems Engineering
RIVERBED FEDERAL

DAN SKINNER
Director of Channel Systems Engineering
FORESCOUT

NICHOLAS SHORT
Manager, SAS Federal
SAS 

JONATHAN CANTOR
Acting CPO
DHS

HON. THERESA GRAFENSTINE
Inspector General
US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

VEDA WOOD
CISO/Deputy CIO
RATB

MARK DAY
Director, Strategic Programs, ITS
GSA

ALEN KIRKORIAN
CISO
OPIC

SANJEEV ‘SONNY’ BHAGOWALIA
CIO
STATE OF HAWAII

MICHAEL ECHOLS
Chief, Government Industry Planning and Mgmt Branch, NCS
DEFENSE

SHAWN KINGSBERRY
CIO
RATB, Recovery.gov

JAMES SMITH
Branch Chief & Chief Enterprise Architect, Bureau of Consular Affairs
STATE

MICHAEL SCHIEVELBEIN
Information Technology Chief, FBMS IMO, OOS
INTERIOR

HOWARD WHYTE
SOC/NOC Integration/Security Enterprise Architecture
NASA

CMDR KEVIN KEAST
ESI Product Line Manager
COAST GUARD

ANGELA SMITH
Acting Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of Information, Integrity & Access, OGP
GSA

MARK KRZYSKO
Deputy Director, Enterprise Information, OSD Studies
DEFENSE

DOREEN COX
Chief Architect, Enterprise Architecture Branch, CBP / OIT
DHS

TONY FOWLER
Program Analyst
EDUCATION

MARGARET SARRO
IT Specialist
US COAST GUARD

GREG WILSHUSEN
Director, Information Security Issues

GAO

STEVE ANTONE
VP, Federal Solutions
LUMENSION

JEFF MORRIS
VP, Product Marketing
ACTUATE

LEWIS CARR
Senior Director, World-Wide Software Industry Marketing
HEWLETT PACKARD

ADAM BOSNIAN
Executive Vice President, Americas
CYBER-ARK


MATT HARTLEY
Director, Federal Sales
MOBILEIRON 

STEVE WARD
Marketing Guru
INVINCEA