2016 Annual Conference Agenda
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Sunday, August 14, 2016
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2:00 - 4:30 pm

Office 365 Bootcamp
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3:00 - 6:00 pm Registration
6:00 - 7:30 pm

President's Welcome Reception
Located at Nero's Restaurant
(all attendees & companions welcome to attend)


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9:00 - 11:00 pm

Hospitality Function
Located at Caesars Pool Deck

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Monday, August 15, 2016
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7:30 - 8:00 am First Time Attendee Breakfast
7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast Presentation
8:00 - 8:30 am: Data Dive Results and Value
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome
8:45 - 10:00 am

Keynote Presentation

Talking Like a Leader: Perception is Truth
Anthony Huey - President, Communicate Clearly

 

10:00 - 10:15 am AM Break
10:15 - 11:30 am Management Track Technical Track Specialty Track

Workshop: Ten Stress-Free Practices to a Stellar Project Business Case


Mike Baca - Chief Information Officer, NM Taxation & Revenue Department

The Journey to becoming a Smart Municipality



Jack McCoy - Chief Information Officer, Town of Manchester

Sabina Sitaru - Chief Innovation Officer, City of Hartford

Scott Roberts - Chief Information Officer / Director of Information Technology, Town of South Windsor

Advancing Government Communication through Technology

 

Padraig O'Shea - Vice President, CivicLive

11:30 - 12:45 pm

General Session

Enabling the All-Flash Cloud for Government IT
Melanie Stevens - National Manager - Business Development, SLED, Pure Storage
Roy Child - Product Manager, Data Protection and Recovery BU, Commvault


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12:45 - 1:45 pm Awards Luncheon

Brian Kelley - President, GMIS International
Matthew Wainwright - GMIS International

1:45 - 2:45 pm

Tech Lab 1

Automating IT with Goverlan







Raul Ortiz - VP Product Support & Client Services, Goverlan, Inc.

Tech Lab 2

How Princeton, NJ uses SeamlessDocs to Improve Citizen Service & Streamline form Processing




Michael Fulvio - Director of Customer Service, SeamlessDocs & Bob McQueen - Chief Information Officer, Township of Princeton

Tech Lab 3

Mobilization of the end-user and its Impact on IT Infrastructure & What is Ransomware and How You Can Defend Your Organization From It


Don Hanson - President & CTO, Consolidated Computing, Inc. & Connor Brawley - Sales Engineer, Datto Inc.


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2:45 - 3:00 pm PM Break
3:00 - 4:30 pm

Vendor Speed Dating
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4:30 - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
7:00 - 10:00 pm

Landshark Bar & Grill
with music from The Nerds

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10:00 - Midnight Hospitality Function
Located at Dusk Nightclub in Caesars

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
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8:00 - 9:30 am State Chapter Presidents Breakfast
(State Chapter Presidents only welcome to attend)
8:00 - 10:00 am Breakfast with Exhibitors
10:00 - 10:15 am AM Break
10:15 - 11:30 am

General Session

Around the Horn


Dave Weinstein - Chief Technology Officer, State of New Jersey
Brian Rexroad - Executive Director - Threat Analytics, AT&T Chief Security Office
Shannon Tufts - Assistant Professor of Public Law & Government & Director, Center for Public Technology, UNC School of Government
Mike Geraghty - Director of Cybersecurity, State of New Jersey

11:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 - 2:45 pm

General Session

Solving Public Policy Challenges with the Amazon Cloud

 

John Stephenson - Manager, Public Policy, Amazon Web Services

 

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2:45 - 4:00 pm Management Track Technical Track Specialty Track

NJ CCIC



Dave Weinstein - Chief Technology Officer, State of New Jersey & 
Mike Geraghty - Director of Cybersecurity, State of New Jersey

The Evolution of GIS - from Digital Mapping to Spatial IT


Atanas Entchev - GIS Specialist, Township of Franklin 

Agnostic Big Data Solutions Architect



Fabian Dominguez - Big Data Solution Architect, SHI 

4:00 - 4:15 pm PM Break
4:15 - 5:30 pm Management Track Technical Track Specialty Track

Change Management: Real Life Experience




Caroline Ayyad - IT Support Analyst, Forsyth County Public Health

Unleashing Network Technologies: A look into Viable Alternate Technologies


Lou Melograna - CTO, VP, StarNet Solutions, Inc. 

Citizen Transparency: Accessibility and Accountability



Mike Teeters - Senior Program Manager, Tyler Technologies, Inc. 

5:30 - 9:00 pm Dinner on your own
9:00 - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function
Located at Mountain Bar

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
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8:00 - 9:15 am Breakfast & GMIS International Business Meeting
9:15 - 10:30 am

Keynote Presentation

Leadership and Accountability When It Matters
Commander Kirk Lippold

10:30 - 11:00 am AM Break
11:00 - 12:15 pm Management Track Technical Track Specialty Track

Introduction to GMIS Accreditation



Marc Thorson - Assistant Director of IT, Village of Schaumburg

Storing Large Video: Body Cams, Dash Cams and Surveillance


Phillip Lisk - Director of Information Technology, Bergen County Sheriff's Office 

Saving Time and Money with Data Driven Decisions


Bob McQueen - Chief Information Officer, Township of Princeton, Jim Lawson - Information Technology Director, Douglas County, Kansas, & Sabina Sitaru - Chief Innovation Officer, City of Hartford

12:15 -12:30pm Snack Break
12:30 - 1:30 pm

General Session

Go Beyond Inefficiency to Innovation: Driving Better Business Outcomes with Hyperconvergence


Bill Dunn - Regional Sales Manager, SimpliVity

Kevin Senh - Solutions Architect, SimpliVity

  

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1:30- 3:30 pm

Lunch and Airshow Viewing Party
Bungalow Beach

 

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3:30 - 6:00 pm Explore Atlantic City!
6:00 - 10:00 pm Closing Event
One Atlantic
10:00 - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function
Located at One Atlantic
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