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2018 EIS Network Modernization Forum

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 7:30AM-4PM EDT
Venue Address: 
Renaissance Washington DC Hotel
999 9th Street, NW
Washington , DC 20001
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 7:30AM-4PM EDT
2018-06-19 07:30:00 2018-06-19 16:00:00 America/New_York 2018 EIS Network Modernization Forum See more details at: Renaissance Washington DC Hotel, 999 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC
Venue Address: 
Renaissance Washington DC Hotel
999 9th Street, NW
Washington , DC 20001
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ACT IAC is pleased to announce the first Network Modernization Forum to be held on Tuesday, June 19 at the Renaissance Hotel, Washington, D.C.

With the 2017 award of GSA's Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) and the explosion of new technologies, the time to transform the government's IT and telecommunications into a robust, powerful and secure network is here!   Join us for a special all-day program featuring keynote speaker and Federal CIO, Suzette Kent expand on the Administration's IT Modernization goals and the key role that EIS plays.  An array of informative and interactive breakout sessions on acquisition, models and approaches, the business of modernization, modernization strategies and success stories will fill the agenda.  The luncheon program will feature engaging government/industry/EIS awardee table discussions focused on innovative ways to leverage the EIS contract to help move agencies toward their modernization goals and a lively panel discussion with agency leaders on EIS insights and perspectives.

Join us on June 19th for ACT IAC's "must attend" Network Modernization Forum!! 

Learning Objectives

   o  Learn about infrastructure, managed services and professional services acquisition strategies from government and industry

   o  Understand how GSA's EIS contract can support your agency's immediate modernization efforts and journey

   o  Share in technology transformation success stories and the use of large government contracts

   o  Participate and learn from EIS awardees about industry best practices to transform your agency's legacy systems


Elizabeth Cain, Acting Executive Director, Technology Modernization Fund Program Management Office, General Services Administration
Dawn Caracci,  Acting Director, Office of Acquisition Support, Social Security Administration
David Cheplick, Director, Department of Veterans Affairs  
Eric Cho, Project Lead, Procurement Innovation Lab (PIL), U.S. Department of Homeland Security
James R. Clatterbuck, DoD Networx/NS2020-EIS Program Manager, Defense Information System Agency
Iris B. Cooper, Senior Procurement Executive, Department of the Treasury
Mike Dammeyer, Infrastructure Manager, Office of the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Transportation
Kay T. Ely, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Information Technology Category (ITC), Federal Acquisition Service (FAS), General Services Administration
Jeffrey Flick, Director, Enterprise Network Program Office, Office of the CIO, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and EIS Lead Transition Manager
Andy Gomer, HQE, Infrastructure Executive Directorate Technical Advisor, Defense Information Systems Agency  
Margie Graves, Federal Deputy Chief Information Officer, Office of Management and Budget
Dennis Groh, Executive Director of Corporate Relations, Accelera Solutions, Previously Assistant Commissioner at General Services Administration
Fred Haines, Director, Supplier Engagement, General Services Administration  (invited)
Gary Hall,  Director – Strategy, Planning and Operations, Cisco
Joseph Lahoud, Program Manager, Federal Aviation Administration
Bill Lewis, Director, Customer Engagement Division, General Services Administration
Jason Miller, Executive Editor/Editor, Federal News Radio
Jeff Mohan, Senior Manager, Noblis
Keith Nakasone, Deputy Assistant Commissioner, Acquisition Management, Office of Information Technology Category, Federal Acquisition Service, General Services Administration
David Naugle, Program Manager, EIS Transition Program, Social Security Administration
Crystal Philcox, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Category Management, Federal Acquisition Service, General Services Administration 
Tim Quinn, Chief, Office of Enterprise Information (OEI), U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior 
Mishu Rahman, IT Portfolio Management, Office of Management and Budget 
Francis Rose, Host, Government Matters
Jim Soltys, Senior Fellow, Noblis 
Trevor Wagner, Senior Consultant, Procurement Innovation Lab (PIL), U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Gary Wall, Founder and CEO, Coastal Communications Consulting Group
Susan Wedge, Vice President & Partner, IBM
Bob Woods, President, Topside Consulting Group

Training Fees: 

  • Government: $25
  • Industry - Member: $295
  • Industry - Non-Member: $400


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