March 30 - April 01, 2020 | Washington, D.C.

MAIN SUMMIT DAY 1

7:00 - 8:45 Breakfast Briefing (Invitation Only) Global Challenges for Organizations Undergoing Digital Transformations

Carl De Groote - Senior Director for Defense Operations, Cisco
Anthony Grieco - Trust Strategy Officer, Cisco
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Carl De Groote

Senior Director for Defense Operations
Cisco

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Anthony Grieco

Trust Strategy Officer
Cisco

8:00 - 9:00 REGISTRATION & COFFEE

While registering for the day’s sessions have some coffee
and start chatting with your fellow attendees
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Eric Kutner

Advisory Board Member
Rutgers Center of Excellence

9:15 - 10:00 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: DoD Enterprise Technology Update

Mr. Rory Kinney - Director, Architecture and Engineering, Office of the DoD CIO
• DoD’s most important enterprise initiatives; latest
developments related to network infrastructure and
upgrades, cybersecurity, cloud computing, UC, and
mobile security
• Highlight new opportunities for industry to partner with
DoD to achieve objectives of JIE
• Update on DoD budget
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Mr. Rory Kinney

Director, Architecture and Engineering
Office of the DoD CIO

10:00 - 10:45 Enterprise to the Edge- Modernizing Today's Network

Mike Younkers - Senior Director, Systems Engineering US Public Sector - Federal, Cisco
Cisco Federal’s Chief Technology Officer will discuss building a successful strategy for digitizing the Enterprise to the Edge based on Cisco’s own experience modernizing our corporate enterprise.   Cloud strategies, cyber protections and mobile edge integration are topics for this enlightening session.
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Mike Younkers

Senior Director, Systems Engineering US Public Sector - Federal
Cisco

10:45 - 11:15 DEMO DRIVE AND MORNING NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK

Continue the conversation over some coffee and light
snacks while meeting each of our exclusive sponsors
and find out what they can do for you!

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Brigadier General Kevin Kennedy

Principal Director, C4&IIC
Department of Defense

12:00 - 12:45 Maintaining Tactical Edge in a Complex Threat Environment with Modern Networks

Mr. Nathan Kielman - Tactical Mobility Lead, Weapons Division, Naval Air Warfare Center
• Consolidating data to analyze information more
quickly in order to maintain tactical competitiveness
from enemies
• Transitioning stand-alone mission command systems
into an integrated, web-based environment;
Common Operating Environment (COE)
• Utilizing advanced networks to
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Mr. Nathan Kielman

Tactical Mobility Lead, Weapons Division
Naval Air Warfare Center

12:45 - 13:45 NETWORKING LUNCHEON

Discuss some of the topics covered in the morning sessions
while simultaneously networking with other attendees, all
while enjoying a good meal!

13:45 - 14:30 Protecting Networks from Hackers and Foreign Threats Against Adversaries of Enemies

Gerald Caron - Director Enterprise Network Management, Department of State
• Assessing current cybersecurity abilities to address
system vulnerabilities and potential of outside threats
• Learning how hackers can perpetrate a network hack
• Discussing ways to guard against data breach
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Gerald Caron

Director Enterprise Network Management
Department of State

14:30 - 15:15 Next Generation Rugged Computing Technology for Tactical Network Mission Success

Aneesh Kothari - VP Marketing, Systel, Inc
Rugged High Density Computing Solutions for Network Modernization
Leveraging Next-Gen Technologies to Deploy AI at the Edge
SWaP-2C High Performance Electronics Architecture for Improved Mobility and Survivability 
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Aneesh Kothari

VP Marketing
Systel, Inc

15:15 - 15:30 AFTERNOON NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK

During this break, pre-selected speakers will be
arranged in the networking hall to answer any of your
questions. Join them and ask away!

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Brigadier General Johnny Davis

Commanding General
Joint Modernization Command ARCIC

16:15 - 16:25 Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

16:25 - 16:25 End of Main Summit Day One