Events

Organizations around the country welcome me to host, moderate, and speak at their events. I moderate panel discussions, act as Master of Cermonies, present executive briefings to high-level leaders, and deliver speeches on the inner workings of Washington DC, both Congress and the executive branch. Each event is custom-tailored to your needs. Click the CONTACT link to invite me to your event!

Listen: AFCEA DC Air Force lunch: AF aligning cyber goals to National Defense Strategy

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Thanks to AFCEA DC for inviting me to moderate its Air Force lunch panel today. I greatly enjoyed the conversation with Wanda Jones-Heath, Chief Information Security Officer of the Air Force, and BGEN Kevin Kennedy, Director of Cyberspace Strategy and…
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Listen: DoD CIO & Army CIO/G-6 offices on strengthening cyber, path forward

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I am very grateful to AFCEA DC for the chance to moderate the morning session at their annual Cyber Summit today. My fellow panelists included Edward Brindley, Acting Deputy DOD CIO for Cybersecurity, and CIO/G-6 Acting Director of Cybersecurity Col. Donald…
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Health IT Day with VA’s Dr. Carolyn Clancy & Scott Blackburn, 1/16 in Bethesda

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Great thanks to AFCEA Bethesda for the invitation to host a keynote fireside chat at its 10th annual Health IT Day. The event is Tuesday, January 16th at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. I’m very pleased to…
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Fireside chat with DISA Director LTG Alan Lynn, 1/11 in Arlington

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I am grateful for AFCEA DC for inviting me back again to its luncheon series, this time as host of a fireside chat with Defense Information Systems Agency Director Lt. General Alan Lynn. We’ll discuss the future of the agency…
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AFCEA DC Winter Gala: Wonderful event, $125K raised for STEM education

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Last night was my second AFCEA DC Winter Gala, and this one was better than last year’s. Hundreds of government and industry leaders gathered at the National Museum of Women in the Arts to celebrate the season and raise money…
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Oracle’s Federal Forum: how cloud, artificial intelligence will drive gov success

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Thanks to my friends at Oracle for inviting me to join them for their 2017 Federal Forum. I was pleased to meet and talk with a number of CIOs at the federal level, as well as from other public-sector organizations….
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AFCEA DC lunch: Army’s strategic direction for modernizing network, IT

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I was very pleased to be invited to host a terrific discussion for AFCEA DC yesterday at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington. The chapter’s annual Army luncheon was an update on the Army’s strategic direction for modernizing its network…
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My Reagan National Defense Forum Panel on the military health system and TRICARE

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This weekend I had the great honor of moderating a panel at the renowned and esteemed Reagan National Defense Forum, at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA. My panel was titled “Military Health: Are We Providing a…
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