2015 Annual Conference Agenda
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2015 Annual Conference Agenda

 

   

 

                                                                                                                          


Sunday, August 23, 2015

7:30 - 8:45 am

International Attendee Breakfast


Heritage  

9:00 - 11:00 am

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Conanicut Yacht Club Cruise - meet in lobby at 9am sharp

Viking Tours Scenic Overview Trolley Tour of Newport - meet in lobby at 1pm sharp


Sold out - click here to join the wait list

Additional registration fees apply.

12:30 - 6:00 pm

IPv6 Training

Sponsored & Presented by:

Network Utility Force Logo

Brandon Ross - CEO, Network Utility Force

Vanderbilt  

3:00 - 6:00 pm

Registration

Grand Ballroom Foyer  

6:00 - 7:30 pm

President's Reception

Sponsored by:

Rose Island Ballroom  

 9:00 - 11:00 pm

Hospitality Function

Sponsored by:

Newport  

Monday, August 24, 2015
7:30 - 4:00 am

GMIS Data Dive Entry Room

Equipment Generously Provided by:


Morgan  

7:30 - 8:30 am

Breakfast

Presented by:


 

Grand Ballroom A&B  

8:30 - 8:45 am

Welcome

Special Guest, Federal Bureau of Investigation


Grand Ballroom A&B  

8:45 - 10:00 am

Open Roads Open Minds: An Exploration of Creative Problem Solving

Steve Uzzell - Professional Photographer & Speaker

 

Grand Ballroom A&B 

10:00 - 10:15 am

AM Break

 

Grand Ballroom Foyer  

10:15 - 11:30 am

MANAGEMENT TRACK
State of New Mexico EPMO - The Good, The Bad, and Reengineering - Stories from the (un)Real World of Government Implementations

 

 

Grand Ballroom C 

TECHNICAL TRACK
Computer Network Defense Cyber Training Range

 

 

 

 

 

Grand Ballroom D  

SPECIALTY TRACK

Municipal Strategies for Improving Internet Access to Community Anchors, Businesses and Residents

  

 

 

Vanderbilt 

10:30 am - 1:30 pm 

Guest Winery Tour

Meet in Lobby Promptly at 10:30 am for Departure
Prior Registration Required

11:30 - 12:45 pm

The Data Problem in 1960 and Today

Sponsored by:


Grand Ballroom A&B  

12:45 - 1:45 pm

Awards Luncheon

Matthew Wainwright - President, GMIS International

Janet Claggett - Executive Director, GMIS International

Sponsored by:


Grand Ballroom A&B 
 

1:45 - 2:45 pm

Tech Lab 1

Improving Your Digital Communication Strategy 

 

Presented by:




  

Grand Ballroom C  

Tech Lab 2

Defending Against Advanced Threats


 Presented by:

 

 

 

 

 

        

 Grand Ballroom D 

Tech Lab 3

Redefining Storage in Government

Presented by:
 
                 

 

 

  

Vanderbilt
  

2:45 - 3:00 pm

PM Break

Grand Ballroom Foyer  

3:00 - 4:30 pm

Vendor Speed Dating

Sponsored by:

Network Utility Force

Grand Ballroom A&B  

4:30 - 6:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
Sponsored by:



 

Brenton Hall  

6:45 - 9:45 pm

Lobster Bake Dinner

Sponsored by:


Entertainment provided by:

Jim Halloran

Waterfront Pavilion  

9:45 - 11:15 pm

Hospitality Function

Sponsored by:

Newport  

 Tuesday, August 25, 2015
8:00 - 4:00 pm

GMIS Data Dive Entry Room

Equipment Generously Provided by:


Morgan  

8:00 - 9:30 am

State Chapter Presidents Breakfast

Vanderbilt  

8:00 - 10:00 am

Breakfast with Exhibitors
Sponsored by:



Brenton Hall  

10:00 - 10:15 am

AM Break

Sponsored by:


 

Grand Ballroom Foyer  

10:15 - 11:30 am

General Session
"
Around the Horn - IT Style"

 

 

Grand Ballroom A&B

11:30 - 1:30 pm

Lunch with Exhibitors

Sponsored by:


Brenton Hall 

 1:30 - 2:45 pm

Technology Outlook

Sponsored by:

SHI Logo

Grand Ballroom A&B  

 2:45 - 4:00 pm

 MANAGEMENT TRACK

Steering the Course: How to Capture Requirements vs. Business Processes

  

 

 

 

Grand Ballroom C  

TECHNICAL TRACK

Perspectives on Cyber Security, Cyber-warfare, and Information Sharing Strategies and Tactics

 

 

  

Grand Ballroom D 

SPECIALTY TRACK

Public Safety

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vanderbilt  

4:00 - 4:15 pm

PM Break

Sponsored by:


Grand Ballroom Foyer  

4:15 - 5:30 pm

MANAGEMENT TRACK

Leading Enterprise Change Through IT


 

 


Grand Ballroom C 

TECHNICAL TRACK

 Cities of the Future: 
The Next Generation of Communications and Content Delivery

  


Grand Ballroom D  

SPECIALTY TRACK
Managing Technology Risks - Management's Responsibilities
 

 

 


Vanderbilt  

5:30 - 9:00 pm
Dinner on your own
9:00 - 11:00 pm

Hospitality Function

Sponsored by:

 

Newport  

 Wednesday, August 26, 2015
8:00 - 4:00 pm

GMIS Data Dive Entry Room

Equipment Generously Provided by:


Morgan  

8:00 - 9:00 am

Breakfast

Presented by:



Grand Ballroom A&B  

9:00 - 10:15 am

Lessons in Leadership

Ret. Lt General Jefferson D. Howell - Senior Research Fellow & Adjunct

Professor, The University of Texas at Austin

Former Director, Johnson Space Center

 

Grand Ballroom A&B  

10:15 - 10:45 am

AM Break

Grand Ballroom Foyer  

10:45 - 12:00 pm

MANAGEMENT TRACK

 Impactful IT Trends Affecting Government CIOs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grand Ballroom C  

TECHNICAL TRACK

 Cloud 401: Navigating Advanced Topics in Cloud Computing

 

 

  


 

Grand Ballroom D  

SPECIALTY TRACK

How IBM Watson & Purple Forge are Revolutionizing Citizen Self-service 

 

 


 

 

Vanderbilt  

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Keynote Luncheon
Talkin' Bout my Generation: Generations in the Workplace Should be your Greatest Strength, Not Your Biggest Headache

Libby Spears - Speaker, Educator, Rule Breaker

Sponsored by:

 

Grand Ballroom A&B 

1:00 - 1:30 pm

International Presentations

Grand Ballroom A&B  

 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Government's Most Important Strategic Asset: DATA

Sponsored by:


 

Grand Ballroom A&B  

2:30 - 3:30 pm

GMIS Business Meeting

Members Only

 

Grand Ballroom A&B  

3:30 - 6:00 pm

IPv6 Training & Testing

Sponsored & Presented by:

Network Utility Force Logo

Brandon Ross - CEO, Network Utility Force 

Vanderbilt  

3:30 - 6:30 pm
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