|8:40 – 9:40 AM
Ted Talk Type Government Presentations
Each presentation will focus on examples of how data from multiple sources was collected and analyzed to assist in strategies and predictive trending. Case examples will include how barriers were overcome and how data drove decision making, improved customer experience, and assisted with agency changes.
Alex Song, Solution Architect, LexisNexis Special Services Inc
Reza Noorani, Data Branch Lead, Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
This presentation will focus on MSHA's utilization of data to provide better transparency and insights to internal and external users of data; will address challenges and how to use data to drive decision-making and will address how MSHA's used their data effectively in decision-making.
Brian Pichler, Post Payment Data Analytics Specialist, Department of Treasury & Gary Swasey, Project Management at Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Department of Treasury
This presentation will focus on Treasury's Info-App, customer-centric business analytics solution focused on supporting Payment Integrity. The team will discuss how operational data is extracted and utilized based on user requirements in a quick time to market of around 1-2 weeks.
Eric Schweikert, Senior Expert, McKinsey & Company and Former Director of Compliance Analytics, Internal Revenue Services
|9:55 – 10:55 AM
Industry Panel: Innovative Solutions and Tools
Technology and tools are vital to collecting, segregating, and analyzing disparate data that can yield an end product for analyzing trends, changes in operations, process improvements, and resolving issues related to improper payments, fraud and abuse, and financial issues. This panel will provide examples of technology and tools that have been used in the private sector to accurately combine and utilize data more effectively for the advantage of their clients.
James Kopf, Major Case Coordinator, SafeGuard Services, LLC, Perspecta
Lisa Davis, Global Product Manager, CitiGroup
Dennis Tally, Director, Single Family Data Governance & Management, Freddie Mac
David Viestenz, Vice President, CGI Federal
Monte Zaben, Principal, Deloitte Risk, and Financial Advisory, Deloitte & Touche LLP
|10:55 – 11:55 AM
Executive Government Panel Discussion
There is a long-term, enterprise-wide Federal Data Strategy to better govern and leverage the Federal Government's data that will enable government data to be more accessible for the public, businesses, and researchers and that will improve the use of data for decision-making and accountability for the Federal Government to assist with policy-making, innovation, and learning. This senior level government panel will discuss how their agency's goals and objectives, what they have accomplished to date, and what there plans are for the future.
Adam Goldberg, Treasury and Cash Management Advisor, Department of the Treasury
Amy Edwards, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Department of Treasury
Jennifer Main, COO, CFO & Director of Financial Management, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Dr. Tim Persons, Chief Scientist, U.S.Government Accountability Office
Lori Ruderman, BUY SMARTER Initiative Co-Lead, Department of Health and Human Services