IT Day: Building the Army’s Warfighter Enterprise of 2020

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Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

Please Note: IT Day will be held at the Hilton McLean, while the usual venue is undergoing renovations.

“Building the Army’s Warfighter Enterprise of 2020 -- Effective, Affordable and Defensible”

IT Day: Building the Army’s Warfighter Enterprise of 2020 is the 2011 “must attend” Northern Virginia IT conference for anyone doing business with the Army. Last year’s event was attended by over 900 Government and Industry professionals. Topics to be covered this year include:

  • The Army’s Network of 2020 initiatives and the critical changes it will drive across the enterprise
  • How the Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) is accelerating capabilities delivered to the Warfighter
  • An update on the Army’s transition to DISA provided email
  • The Army’s challenges in maintaining and defending the network
  • Discussions and updates of small business opportunities presented by Program Managers and acquisition professionals

If you are currently doing business with the Army or if you want to support the Army’s enterprise initiatives…then you absolutely need to be at AFCEA NOVA's IT Day. Solid industry partnerships enable the Army to better transition to the Network of 2020. This event helps generate innovative ideas and highlights cutting edge technologies while allowing Industry and Government professionals to collaborate with each other.

This event provides a great opportunity to hear and engage with senior Army Leaders. These leaders will share their insights into the Army’s current issues, priorities, philosophies, directives and goals and will elaborate on how industry can assist.

If you are an industry executive, business developer, sales and marketing manager, technical design specialist, or just someone who wants to learn more about Army IT requirements and applications, then IT Day is for you - full of valuable information that will help you grow your business.

If you are a government executive, program manager, team lead, technical specialist, or just someone who wants to better understand the needs and challenges of the entire Army, then Army IT Day is for you - full of context and contacts that will make your job more relevant to the fight.

IT Day Speakers

8:00am Opening Remarks

Chuck Corjay, Event Chair
Sam Jones, President, AFCEA NOVA
Tom Catudual , SCRA

Opening Keynote
LTG Susan S. Lawrence
Chief Information Officer (CIO)/G-6
LTG Susan S. Lawrence
9:00am Mr. Kurt Potter
Vice President, Gartner Research
Gartner Inc.
Mr. Kurt Potter
9:40am Comfort Break
10:00am Ms. Mary Lynn Schnurr
Army Intelligence CIO
Director, Intelligence Community Information Management
Ms. Mary Lynn Schnurr
10:30am Mr. Rick A. Davis
Director of Operations
U.S. Army Network Enterprise
Technology Command/9 SC (A)
Mr. Rick A. Davis
11:00am Mr. Doug Wiltsie
Mr. Doug Wiltsie
11:30am Comfort Break
12:00pm Honor WWII Veterans
Luncheon Keynote
Ms. Karen Jackson
Deputy Secretary of Technology
Commonwealth of Virginia
Ms. Karen Jackson
1:00pm Comfort Break
1:30pm Ms. Casey Coleman
Ms. Casey Coleman

Small Business Panel:

2:00pm Moderator:
Mr. Kevin Carroll
President, The Kevin Carroll Group
Mr. Kevin Carroll

Mr. Stan Z. Soloway

President & CEO
Professional Services Council
Mr. Stan Z. Soloway

Mr. Paul Murphy
Senior Data Analyst
Bloomberg Government
Mr. Paul Murphy

Ms. Kristina Tanasichuk
CEO Government Technology & Services Coalition
President & Founder Women in Homeland Security
Ms. Kristina Tanasichuk

Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) Plenary Panel:

3:00pm Moderator:
Mr. Vern Bettencourt
Owner, Bettencourt Consultancy, Inc
Mr. Vern Bettencourt

MG James Walton
Chief Integration Officer, US Army G6
MG James Walton

COL (P) John Morrison
Director, LandWarNet Battle Command
COL (P) John Morrison

Mr. Terry Edwards
Mr. Terry Edwards


Closing Reception

Event Location: 
Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102
Phone: 703-847-5000

Event Cosponsor: Signal Corps Regimental Association

SCRA Crest

AFCEA NOVA is proud to co-sponsor Army IT Day with the Signal Corps Regimental Association.

SCRA is a private, nonprofit organization that provides an opportunity for all active, reserve, and national guard, officers, warrant officers, enlisted members and civilians, as well as any former members of the Signal Corps to aid in preserving for posterity the proud heritage of the U.S. Army Signal Corps Regiment, and Signal units throughout the world. 

SCRA works to enhance the Regiment’s ability to recruit officers and warrant officers, recognize Regiment’s NCO leaders during their NCOES, and contribute to events that encourage the community of our Regiment. The SCRA works to ensure the lessons of history and proud traditions of the Signal Regiment are not forgotten.

Read more about the SCRA

Registration Costs

Registration Type Early Registration Walk-In
Industry $295.00 $345.00
Government / Active Military $0.00 $0.00

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