Building a Resilient Federal IT Workforce and Infrastructure 
to Meet Critical Missions



Day 1: Monday, December 9, 2019 


7:30-8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by the AIM Council


8:30-8:45 am Welcome and Opening Remarks


8:45-9:30 am Opening Keynote Presentation


9:30-10:00 am A New Leadership Model for the Public Sector


10:00-10:30 am Networking & Coffee Break

Sponsored by AIM Council


10:30-11:00 am Workforce: Transform Employee Engagement With Culture & Tech


11:00-12:00 pm How to Build a Strong Government Contracting Practice?


12:00-1:00 pm Group Lunch

Sponsored by AIM Council


1:00-1:30 pm Topic TBA

  • Daniel York, Director of IT Spending Transparency, General Services Administration (tentative)


1:30-2:30 pm Blockchain in Government, What’s the True State of Accomplishments?


2:30-3:00 pm Networking Break

Sponsored by AIM Council


3:00-3:30 pm Topic TBA


3:30-4:30 pm Panel: FITARA and TBM

Panelists Include:


4:30-5:00 pm Topic TBA

  • Dr. Barry West, West Wing Advisory Services, LLC


5:00-6:00 pm Networking Reception

Sponsored by BluePrint Consulting Services Group


Day 2: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 


7:30-8:30 am Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by the AIM Council


8:30-9:15 am Keynote Speaker:

  • Venice Goodwine, Chief Information Security Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture (invited)


9:15-10:00 am New Cyber Resiliency Guideline (800-160, Vol. 2)


10:00-10:30 am Networking & Coffee Break, Sponsored by AIM Council


10:30-12:00 pm 

This session is comprised of engaging peer to peer small group discussions on various cybersecurity challenges and concerns. The discussion topics are moderator-led and will focus on best practices, lessons-learned, challenges and solutions so the attendees can share and learn from each other. Attendees will leave the Summit with enhanced knowledge to help create and execute their own cybersecurity strategy.



12:00-12:30 pm Topic TBA

  • Randy Vickers, Chief Information Security Officer, U.S. House of Representatives (Tentative)

12:30-1:00 pm Closing Remarks & Recap: