Online forum: insights for transforming into a lean, modern agency
25 February 2014 | Michele Bedford Thistle, Business Manager, Government, National Security, and International Organizations, Worldwide Public Sector
At its core, innovation in technology is based on the idea that
there’s always room for improvement. The key for government organizations is
converting the promise of innovation into the reality of a transformed, lean,
and modern government.
By attending the Microsoft
Virtual Federal Forum on March 4th from 8 AM – 2:30 PM EST, you can gather
real-world insights into practical applications to create a lean, modern
Here are three good reasons:
information from the source. Hear
from in-the-know Microsoft executives, industry thought leaders, and strategic
partners. Learn about common challenges facing agencies today, along with
strategic insights from multiple perspectives and lessons learned from actual
your organization. Come away with useful hands-on knowledge that you can use as you
evolve your own organization to support the demands of a 21st century
travel costs. Participate along with the broader Federal community without
leaving your office or budgeting for travel. We’re streaming the Forum live
from the Reagan Center
in Washington, D.C.
will I hear from?
There’s a great line-up for the event:
- Greg Myers, Vice President, Federal, Microsoft, will introduce the
idea of aligning for a lean and modern government.
- The keynote speaker, The Honorable Tom Ridge, Former Secretary of
the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, offers his unique view on the timely
topic of the global mission to secure cyberspace.
- Jane Boulware, Vice President, US Windows Commercial, Microsoft, will
be on hand with live demos and best practices to illustrate how to leverage a
next-generation mobile workforce for 21st century government.
- A customer panel consisting of representatives from Veteran
Affairs, the U.S. Navy, and the Environmental Protection Agency will share
their special expertise.
As a virtual attendee, you’ll have access to bonus material and
downloadable related session materials. During the event, you’ll be able to
share ideas and ask questions of experts and executives through live chat, Twitter,
and Q&A sessions. I hope you’ll join us. Please register here.
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Business Manager, Government, National Security, and International Organizations, Worldwide Public Sector