“Sonny” Masso is a recognized leader in private and public sector circles. He is a former Navy Admiral and worked at the most senior levels of the Navy, including Navy Surface Forces, US Pacific Fleet, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Manpower, and US Navy Personnel Command.
Former CIO, DHS
One of America’s most knowledgeable SMEs on applications of technology to public sector enterprises, Luke McCormack stepped down in 2017 as Chief Information Officer for the US Department of Homeland Security.
Brett is a recognized industry leader and has spent his career driving innovation into government missions. He supported government efforts to move major workloads to AWS, including bio surveillance, grants management, big data research ecosystems, healthcare management systems, and public websites.
Mr. McMonagle has 40 years experience in the Telecommunications Industry with Verizon Communications, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless. His background includes various positions in voice and data networking, systems integration, application development and IT consulting.
General Dynamics Information Technology
Mr. Meudt has more than 25 years of marketing, communications and business development experience in the U.S. defense, federal, state and government contractor marketplace, in addition to the international IT services and telecommunications business.
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
James P. “Jim” Moran is a senior legislative advisor in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP and is based in the Firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Jim is a former U.S. Congressman who served Virginia’s 8th congressional district from 1991 to 2015.
The founder of MeriTalk, a public-private partnership focused on improving the outcomes of government IT. His more than 25 years’ experience in the government IT span government and industry.
Alex Ostrowski is Director of Business Developement for Agari. An accomplished visionary leader with twenty years of experience working in the technology sector. He supports Agari’s Federal, State and Local Government initiatives by working with partners to further the company’s growth.
Former Cyber Coordinator, DOS
For nearly 30 years, Chris Painter has led pioneering efforts first in the investigation, prosecution and enforcement of cybercrime, and later in the global development of coordinated multinational cyber policies and collaboration between the United States and its allies.
Patrick Peterson is Agari’s visionary founder and executive chairman, who has spent more than 15 years securing the email ecosystem. In this executive leadership role, he supports Agari’s growth initiatives by working closely with customers and partners to further the company’s roadmap and vision.
Brigadier General Tom Ragland (US Army, Ret.) is the Chief Executive Officer for The TRR Group, serving as the strategic officer or advisor for several large and small businesses, responsible for extending his companies brand across agencies.
As Managing Director for iDefense Security Intelligence, Josh is responsible for the research operations, product development and go to market strategy for Accenture’s global cyber intelligence practice.
Gilbert MBA graduated from HEC Montreal and is Associate Professor at Institut Mines Telecom. He has occupied international commercial & marketing management positions in Canada (Royal Bank of Canada & Evian with Danone Group dealing with USA & Canadian Corporate Accounts) and in London (UK) with the historical launch of Eurostar TGV.
In his role he works with the US Federal Government, State and Local Government, Higher Education and Research Universities in service to their enterprise goals, ushering in the era of Artificial Intelligence. Over time his teams have delivered more than $15B in revenue in service to the Public-Sector marketspace.
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Stephen M. Ryan is partner and head of the Government Strategies and Government Contracts Practice Groups in the Washington, DC office of McDermott Will & Emery LLP.
Mr. Sardar serves as the Vice President for Modernization and Digital Transformation at SAIC. In this role, he is the senior executive responsible for managing SAIC’s customers efforts in modernizing how they deliver services.
Serves as the company’s first Government Global Business Director. She is charged with the responsibility of advancing Thomson Reuters’ ability to meet the disparate needs of the US Government.
Ray Schwemmer has over 20 years of Internet technology experience in large system design and development, project management, sales, and marketing.
Consumer Technology Association
Gary Shapiro leads the Consumer Technology Association (CTA™), the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,200 consumer technology companies, which owns and produces CES® – The Global Stage for Innovation.
A pioneer of technology and innovation with the vision of making the bullet obsolete, Rick founded the original company, TASER, in 1993. As the TASER device became ubiquitous in law enforcement,
Tim Smith has spent over 20 years largely supporting the Federal government, provident leadership and management success to the contractor community. As President of OnPoint Consulting Inc, Tim leads an organization that is leveraging technology to improve the way national security programs work
Chad Steelberg is a visionary serial entrepreneur who has co-founded several highly successful Internet software companies. As the Executive Chairman and CEO of Veritone, Chad has brought innovation and thought leadership to Artificial Intelligence that is transforming businesses worldwide and solving human problems on a vast scale.
Upson Technology Group
Donald W Upson is managing partner of Upson Technology Group, a marketing and business consulting company specializing in the improvement of government operations through best practice applications of information and communications technologies, and management processes.
QPR Cost Control, BV
Lim Vermeer’s nearly 20 years of experience in implementing Action Based Costing has effectively positioned QPR Cost Control as a global leader in financial management process software for health care, government, manufacturing, logistics and finance. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Lim Vermeer splits his time between Europe and Washington/Baltimore.
Since launching his professional career over 30 years ago, Steve has participated in all aspects of the marketing and media continuum – including senior positions in a wide range of media companies as well as in a leading DC-based advertising and public relations firm.
Bob Walker brings nearly five decades of legislative and executive experience to client relationships. Bob is the former Congressman representing Pennsylvania’s 16th congressional district, and served as Chairman of the House Science and Technology Committee and worked with several Presidents on space and technology agendas