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ACT-IAC Emerging Technology COI May Virtual Meeting

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 10AM-11AM EDT
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Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 10AM-11AM EDT
2020-05-19 10:00:00 2020-05-19 11:00:00 America/New_York ACT-IAC Emerging Technology COI May Virtual Meeting See more details at: https://www.actiac.org/events/act-iac-emerging-technology-coi-may-2020 , , ,
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Overview

Featured Topic: Emerging Technology Uses Cases in Acquisition

Join this month's ACT-IAC Emerging Technology virtual meeting for a presentation on Emerging Technology Use Cases to Improve Federal Acquisitions.  The group, consisting of speakers from GSA and IRS (confirmation pending), will present the results of a research project to explore innovative ways acquisition leaders have been leveraging emerging technologies like AI, Blockchain, RPA, etc. to enhance the effectiveness of contracting professionals and improve the speed+efficiency of the federal acquisition process.  This presentation will share best practices spanning federal government and include recommendations for government officials interested in using technology to modernize their contracting capabilities. 

Presenters  (Invited)
David Hernandez, Business Development Manager, Excella and Programs Chair, Emerging Technology COI
Omid Ghaffari-Tabrizi, Director, Acquisitions, Technology Transformation Services (TTS) U.S. General Services Administration Federal Acquisition Service (FAS)*
Jaime Gracia, Procurement Innovation Branch, IRS and Government Chair, ACT-IAC Acquisition Community of Interest
Adam Grandt-Nesher, Cloud Adoption & Infrastructure Optimization, Centers of Excellence, GSA TTS*

*The speakers views are their own and do not represent GSA.