Events

13th Annual Operation Jumpstart

Event Date: 
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

GITEC is a proud supporter of this charity event that helps the soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom transition to civilian careers. Through donations of quality suits (men's & women's) plus gift cards and cash donations, we are able to give back to the soldiers who give us so much.

DONATE OR REGISTER HERE

Winter Cyber Smoke and GITEC Mixer

Meet your government and industry information management and technology colleagues at the Cyber Smoke networking event at Morton's Steakhouse sponsored by GITEC and Acquia. The deck at Morton’s will be open and warmed with space heaters, while you enjoy your cigars amongst the warmth of colleagues!  Read more about the Cyber Smoke on Facebook

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 5:00pm - 10:00pm

GITEC Summit 2016

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summit 2016 The 2016 Summit focuses on five major content areas:
  • Cyber Security
  • Workforce of the Future/Recruiting
  • DevOPs
  • Innovation
  • Big Data/Data Analytics

Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 5:00pm - Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 2:00pm

GITEC / AFFIRM / TTDC After Hours IT Networking Event

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Spring is upon us, let’s pretend that the snow is all behind us and it is time to start venturing out! GITEC is partnering with AFFIRM and Thirsty Thursday for this event to network with Government, Academic and Industry IT Professionals, in a lively and informal setting.

Location: 
Pennsylvania 6
1350 I St, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Featured Speakers: 

Featured Guests:

Richard Young, CIO, FAS, USDA

Richard V. Young is the Chief Information Officer for the United States Department of Agriculture/Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). FAS links U.S. agriculture to the world to enhance export opportunities and global food security. In addition to its Washington, D.C. staff, the Office of the Chief Information Officer supports a global network of 96 offices covering 167 countries. Prior to USDA, Mr. Young served as the Director of Information Technology Policy & Compliance within the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). In that capacity, he was responsible for IT policy development and oversight of the Departments $5.6 billion investment in Information Technology. Insuring the IT investments and resources align and comply with OMB policies, federal laws, and DHS’s internal policies and goals. Overseeing the $13.5 million for IT Working Capital Funds initiatives, he led the collaboration of Shared Services with various internal components and external federal agencies. Mr. Young previously served as the CEO & Co-Owner of Physicians Health Solutions, PLLC, a holistic healthcare facility that collocated various healthcare practitioners to provide both invasive and a non-invasive approach to healthcare. He is very passionate about information security and utilizing technology to meet customer’s needs and their demand for rapid & accurate delivery of that information.

Mr. Young held several Director-level positions within DHS’s Office of the Undersecretary for Management, including overseeing the development of Delegation, Directives and Instructions, and as the Deputy Director of Enterprise System Application Delivery & Quality Assurance. Prior to this, he served as a Deputy Director with U.S. Customs and Border Protection where he managed a portfolio of programs that included Enterprise Data Warehousing (EDW), Automated Screening and Targeting (ASAT), Cross Domain Data Sharing (CDDS), and Business Intelligence (BI) Manager’s Dashboard Enterprise Solution. He was enlisted into the U.S. Coast Guard and retired as a Commission
Officer.

Mr. Young received a BS in Electrical Engineering Technology from South Carolina State University, a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Central Michigan University, a PMP from PMI,
Certified Scrum Master from Scrum Alliance, DHS Acquisition Program Manager Level III Certification, FAC-Contracting Officer’s Representative Level III, and Six Sigma Green Belt Certified.

12th Annual Operation Jump-Start

Event Date: 
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Announcing the 12th Annual Operation Jump Start
Monday, February 8th, 5:30 - 8:30PM
The Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, VA

GITEC proudly supports Operation Jump Start XII as a supporting sponsor!

GITEC Presents: The Road Forward - Transforming the Next Generation of Government Agencies

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FEATURED KEYNOTE: Assistant Secretary & CIO, LaVerne H. Council, Department of Veterans Affairs
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 7:30am - 11:00am

"The Power of Two" - Local Event and Reception

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Night Out at Oriole Park at the 2015 Summit

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Monday, April 27, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

GITEC Summit 2015

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11th Annual Operation Jump-Start

Event Date: 
Monday, February 9, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Information Technology: Catalyst for Innovation, Accelerator for Change

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:00am - 12:00pm
SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday, November 18, 2014

AFFIRM & GITEC Present Information Technology: Catalyst for Innovation, Accelerator for Change

Join GITEC and AFFIRM as we jointly explore proven ways to embrace innovation, increase public sector effectiveness and leap to the next level of productivity.

Location: 
The Almas Temple
1315 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Featured Speakers: 
  • Denise Hill, President of GITEC and Senior Technical Advisor, Department of Energy
  • Barry West, President of AFFIRM and Chief Information Officer, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
  • Steve LeSueur, LeSueur Communications (Master of Ceremonies)
  • Larry Gross, Principal Deputy CIO, DOI
  • Kimberly Hancher, Chief Information Officer, EEOC
  • Skip Jentsch, IaaS Service Line Manager - Enterprise Architect, GSA
  • Michael Arsenault, Deputy Director, Division of Business Operations, HRSA
  • Alissa Johnson, Deputy Chief Information Officer, EOP
  • Chris Lowe, Chief Information Security Officer, USDA
  • Sanjay Sardar, Chief Information Officer, FERC
  • Tom Sasala, Chief Technology Officer, U.S. Army Information Technology Agency
  • David Shive, Associate Chief Information Officer for Enterprise Infrastructure, GSA
  • Rod Turk, Chief Information Security Officer, Department of Energy
  • David White, Chief Information Officer, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  • Param Soni, Chief Architect, EPA

GITEC Summit 2014

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10th Annual Operation Jump-Start

Event Date: 
Monday, February 10, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

GITEC proudly supports Operation Jump Start X as a supporting sponsor!
Please join GITEC and other supporting organizations on Monday, February 10, 2014, from 5:30 – 8:30PM at the Army-Navy Club, 1700 Army-Navy Drive in Arlington, Virginia, as we hold our tenth annual “Operation Jump Start” event to help the service members of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom  transition to civilian careers.

Register Today at www.operationjumpstartdc.com! Registrations will be accepted through February 7.

Location: 
Army Navy Country Club
1700 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202

Colossal Data – It’s Big & Getting Bigger: How To Effectively Manage the Deluge

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 7:00am - 12:00pm
GITEC & AFFIRM present Colossal Data – It’s Big & Getting Bigger: How To Effectively Manage the Deluge

Don't miss GITEC and AFFIRM's newest partner event happening this September! Back in March of 2012, AFFIRM and GITEC came together to present you with Moving Beyond the Boundaries: Accelerating Government at the Speed of Mobility. Following the success of last year's programming this time the two organizations are tackling an even "bigger" topic, that of big data management.

Location: 
The Almas Temple
1315 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Night Out at the Baltimore National Aquarium at the 2014 Summit

Join GITEC Monday night of the Summit for a NightOut at the Baltimore National Aquarium!

The Night Out at the Baltimore National Aquarium is a great opportunity to unwind after a full day of programming. Network with other Summit attendees in an informal setting following Monday of the conference and enjoy the sights and sounds of one of Baltimore's great treasures - the Baltimore National Aquarium.

Monday, April 29, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Night Out at Camden Yards at the 2013 Summit


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Infoblox
Networking Session Sponsor


Join GITEC Monday night of the Summit for a Night Out at Camden Yards!

The Night Out at Camden Yards is a great opportunity to unwind after a full day of programming. Network with other Summit attendees in an informal setting following Monday of the conference and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Orioles home - Camden Yards.

Activities of the evening include:

Monday, April 29, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

GITEC Summit 2013

Embracing Risk to Deliver Business Value

The GITEC Summit is a 2013 “must attend” conference. If you are an IT leader in the government, industry or academia, the Summit is the premier forum to share ideas, challenges and solutions surrounding the development, implementation, management and use of information technology for mission critical functions.

The 2013 Summit is at the same great location as last year at the Sheraton Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Maryland on April 28-30, 2013.
Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 5:00pm - Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 5:00pm

9th Annual Operation Jump-Start

Event Date: 
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

GITEC proudly supports Operation Jump Start VIII as a supporting sponsor!

Please join the organizing sponsors, Federal CIO Council, 1105 Media and TechAmerica on Monday, February 4, 2013, from 5:30 – 8:30PM at the Army-Navy Club, 1700 Army-Navy Drive in Arlington, Virginia, as we hold our ninth annual “Operation Jump Start IX” event to help the soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom transition to civilian careers. The event is also supported by ACT-IAC, AFCEA-Bethesda, AFFIRM, and GITEC and open to all who want to give.
Location: 
Army Navy Country Club
1700 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202

GITEC Knowledge Café Event - "Don't be Afraid of the Cloud: Lessons from Cloud Brokers"

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The GITEC Knowledge Café presents:

“Don’t be Afraid of the Cloud - Lessons from Cloud Brokers"

Please join us on Thursday morning, December 6 at the L'Enfant Plaza Hotel for our Fall 2012 GITEC Knowledge Café program.

This event will bring together Federal and Industry partners to discuss the area of Cloud Computing. We will discuss what has worked for federal thus far, the current challenges in regards to migration, and methods of overcoming contracting and cultural challenges. This discussion will be an honest and open dialog. Our goal is to ensure all attendees leave with useful tools to make real informed business decisions while networking and building relationships.

Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 8:00am - 11:00am

GITEC Summit 2012


Shared IT Services – From Concept through Implementation

The GITEC Summit is the 2012 “must attend” conference for any government agency responsible for either delivering Shared IT Services or using Shared IT Services. If you are an IT leader in the government, industry or academia, the Summit is the premier forum to share ideas, challenges and solutions surrounding the development, implementation, management and use of information technology for mission critical functions.

Register now for the 2012 GITEC Summit in Baltimore from May 20-22!

Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 9:00am - Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 4:00pm

Moving Beyond the Boundaries: Accelerating Government at the Speed of Mobility

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 7:30am - 11:30am
AFFIRM & GITEC present Moving Beyond the Boundaries: Accelerating Government at the Speed of Mobility Join us for an in-depth look at how the mobility revolution is delivering a nimbler, more agile government for the American people now. Read more and register at www.affirm.org/events/mobile-workforce
Location: 
The Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, DC 20005

Managing Consolidated Data Centers and Improving Sustainability Performance

Government Regisitration rates are available only to US Federal Government Employees, US State Government Employees, and active-duty military personnel. Government contractors are not eligible to receive the government registration rate.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 7:30am - 11:45am
Location: 
U.S. GSA
1275 1st Street, NE Room 201
Washington, DC 20002

This program will explore the latest and most innovative approaches to data center optimization, to include driving towards energy/green efficiencies, data center activities and tools that drive performance, as well as task for updates.

Please join us for engaging discussions on data center consolidation, performance improvement and sustainability with government and industry thought leaders.

Registration:
Industry: $20
Government: Complimentary

8th Annual Operation Jump Start

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm

GITEC proudly supports Operation Jump Start VIII as a supporting sponsor!

Please join the eighth annual “Operation Jump Start VIII” event to help the soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom transition to civilian careers.

The event is made possible by organizing sponsors Federal CIO Council, 1105 Media and TechAmerica. Additional support is provided by GITEC, ACT-IAC, AFCEA-Bethesda, AFFIRM, and open to all who want to give.

Location: 
Army Navy Country Club
1700 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202