Speaker Lineup

(Speakers will be added as they are confirmed)

Keynote Speakers

Additional Speakers

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(Note: agenda times and sessions are subject to change)

Time Session
8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Registration and Networking

Federal CDO Breakfast (Invitation Only)
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Plenary

Welcome Remarks: Nick Hart, CEO, Data Coalition
Opening Remarks: Joseph Howell, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Workiva
Opening Keynote: Karen Dunn Kelley, Deputy Secretary, Department of Commerce
10:00 - 10:50 a.m. Panel: Data for Transparency and Evidence-Based Policymaking -- A New Era for Government Data

Dorothy Aronson, Chief Information Officer and Chief Data Officer, National Science Foundation
Ed Kearns, Chief Data Officer, Department of Commerce
Christina Yancey, Chief Evaluation Officer, Department of Labor
Moderator: RK Paleru, Principal, Booz Allen Hamilton

Sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton
10:50 - 11:00 a.m. "Protecting $750 Billion: Insights from the Front Lines"

Renee Lobanovskyy, Director, Partner Services, GrantSolutions, Department of Health and Human Services
David Martens, Senior Adviser, GrantSolutions, Department of Health and Human Services
11:00 - 11:25 a.m. Coffee Break and Networking
11:25 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Fireside Chat: Data for Regulatory Compliance -- Understanding Markets and Financial Risk

Dino Falaschetti, Director, Office of Financial Research (OFR), Department of the Treasury
Robert Jackson, Commissioner, Securities and Exchange Commission
Moderator: Renata Maziarz, Senior Director, Workiva

Sponsored by Workiva
12:15 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch

Federal Evaluation Officer Lunch (Invitation Only)
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Keynote Address

Introduction: Ron Haskins, Senior Fellow - Economic Studies, Brookings Institution (Former Co-Chair, U.S. Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking)
Paul Ryan, Former Speaker of the House of Representatives
2:00 - 2:10 p.m. CDOs: The Key to Mission Performance

Dave Mader, Chief Strategy Officer - Civilian Sector, Deloitte (Former Controller, White House Office of Management and Budget)

Sponsored by Deloitte
2:10 - 3:00 p.m. Panel: Data for Innovation and the Future -- Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Secure Data Sharing

Greg Allen, Chief of Strategy and Communications, Department of Defense Joint AI Center
Arti Garg, Emerging Market and Technology Director, Cray (Former staff, White House Office of Management and Budget)
Kris Rowley, Chief Data Officer, General Services Administration
Moderator: Ned Gannon, President, eBrevia

Sponsored by DFIN
3:00 - 3:25 p.m. Coffee and Networking Break
3:25 - 4:15 p.m. Panel: Data for U.S. Immigration -- Enforcing the Law, Studying Solutions, and Informing Policy

Theresa Cardinal Brown, Director of Immigration and Cross-Broder Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center (Former Policy Advisor, U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
Bob Groves, Provost, Georgetown University (Former Director, U.S. Census Bureau)
Marc Rosenblum, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Immigration Statistics, Department of Homeland Security

Sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center
4:15 - 4:45 p.m. Closing Keynote and Closing Remarks

Keynote: Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY-12)
Closing Remarks: Joseph Howell, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Workiva
Conclusion: Nick Hart, CEO, Data Coalition
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Reception and GovDATAx Datum Awards

Keynote: Suzette Kent, Federal Chief Information Officer, White House Office of Management and Budget
End of Programming

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