Speakers and Sponsors

We built an excellent speaker roster for the Forum – from Federal agency experts to industry luminaries. The Forum brought together the best and the brightest in the Federal IT community to have a meaningful collaboration that proved useful in efforts to modernize Federal IT infrastructure. First up is one of our sponsors.


Alexander Simring Sponsor
Gastroenterologist
South Western Day Surgical Centre
Scot AtkinsBio
Program Manager Supercomputing & Revenue Protection
Mailing Information Systems
US Postal Service
Thomas Bayer
Chief Information Officer
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Ron BewtraBio
Chief Technology Officer
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Robert BigmanBio
Former CISO
Central Intelligence Agency
Tim BralyBio
Senior Systems Engineer
Brocade
Duke ButlerBio
Principal Engineer
Brocade
Lloyd CarneyBio
Chief Executive Officer
Brocade
Steve CharlesBio
Co-founder & Executive Vice President
immixGroup
Louis CharlierBio
Director, Enterprise Services
Office of the Chief Information Officer/Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management
Department of Labor
Ken ChengBio
Chief Technology Officer and Vice President
Corporate Development and Emerging Business
Brocade
Dr. Chip CopperBio
Solutioneer
Brocade
Robert GourleyBio
Former CTO
Defense Intelligence Agency
Ken GriffinBio
Vice President
AIS Storage Solutions
Tech Data Corporation
Terry HalvorsenBio
Chief Information Officer
Department of the Navy
Dr. John Hayes
Former Director, National Weather Service
currently Vice President of Weather Products and Services
Harris Government Communications Systems
Jon Hudson
Principal Engineer
Brocade
Xavier HughesBio
Chief Innovation Officer
Department of Labor
Bernard MazerBio
Chief Information Officer
Department of Interior
Jason NoletBio
Vice President
Data Center Switching and Routing
Brocade
Steve O'KeeffeBio
Founder
MeriTalk
Anthony RobbinsBio
Vice President of Federal Sales
Brocade
Kevin Schoonover
Chief Technology Officer
Arrow ECS
eSVN Group
Jill SingerBio
Former CIO
National Reconnaissance Office
Wolf TombeBio
Chief Technology Officer
Customs and Border Control
Department of Homeland Security
Dr. Michael ValivullahBio
Chief Technology Officer
National Agricultural Statistics Service
USDA
Steve Wallo
Systems Engineering Manager
Brocade
Dr. Eugene Ward
Manager, Advanced Services
Harris Corporation
Dr. Steve WarnerBio
Chief Scientist
Technical Fellow
Northrop Grumman