Leaders in Technology Program

Deputy Assistant toPresident Trump and Deputy Director of the Domestic Policy Council, Lance Leggitt


Innovation in Acquisition

Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition Hondo Geurts and Chief Procurement Officer at the Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Department of Treasury Harrison Smith


MIssion Driven IT in the Dept. of Labor: Shared Services and IT Modernization

Bryan Slater, Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, U.S. Department of Labor Gundeep Ahluwalia, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Labor


Smart Cities and the Transformation in Smart

GBEF Embassy of France and US Government TechnologyProgram


Technologies of Border Protection and Secure Points of Entry

CES Government 2020 Theme Unveiling / Registration Opens

Technologies of Border Protection and Secure Ports of Entry

Top government executies share important perspectives on the border mission, as well as on the role different technologies play in detection, processing, and enforcement of border policies.


  • Attorney General for the State of Arizona Mark Brnovich
  • US Customs and Border Patrol Chief of Strategy and Planning Brian Martin
  • US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Deputy CIO Elizabeth Cappello
  • Executive Assistant Director, FBI, Cyber Division, Amy Hess
  • Consumer Technology Association Executive Vice President Karen Chupka

CES Government Launch Reception to follow.


CES Unveiled (Paris and Amsterdam)

International GBEF Smart Government (Paris)


Leaders in Technology Program

Cyber Security, the IoT and the Dawn of Quantum

GBEF Calendar to include:

  • Driving Innovation into Government IT acquisition
  • Boundaries vs. Technology: Information Sharing in Homeland Security and Global Law Enforcement.
  • Communications in Critical Missions and Emergency Management
  • Technology and the Rebuilding of America’s Transportation Infrastructure
  • Artificial Intelligence in Defense and National Security
  • How Analytics and AI Can Lower Costs ad Improve Health Care Delivery