Speakers & Presenters Announced for Innovation Summit


2016 BDPA Regional Innovation Summit*
June 23-25, 2016 Washington, D.C.
“Innovation Evolves Once Shared”

Pre-Registration is Requested
Register today ► https://bdpadc16.eventbrite.com
Join or Renew ► http://www.bdpa.org
*BDPA and Student Members attend tech and career workshops for FREE

Thursday JUNE 23  |  6pm-8pm
bdpatoday Tech & Media Reception @ SiriusXM Satellite Radio
Featuring Cadillac, Lexus, Ford with new autonomous and automotive services at SiriusXM Washington, D.C. Studios

Friday JUNE 24  |  11 am – 1 pm
Industry Day and CxO Panel @ Bowie State University

*** Tech Industry: Lobbying Congress during a new Clinton, Sanders, or Trump Administration ***
(Ron Hamm — Government Relations)

*** Innovation Evolves Once Shared. Collaboration. Best Practices.
CxO Panel featuring round-table discussions on innovative solutions, interoperability, talent acquisition, Start-Ups, and industry training ***

• Keith Scott — Federal SI & Business Development for AppDynamics
• Ray Bell — Founder, H.O.P.E. Project DMV
• Carl Brown — Director, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Howard University
• Demetria Gallagher — Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
• Jerry Williams — Former HUD CIO and CEO Ryan Consulting
• LaToya Staten — Strategic Partnerships, SARTI Systems
• Kim Logan — CEO, Signature Management Group, Inc.
• Enoch Long — Principal Security Strategist/Client Architect at Splunk for Public Sector

(Joe Carter, CEO R&K Cyber: Keynote Presenter)

*** Regional Student Team Check-In and Dinner at IHOP | 6 pm ***

Saturday JUNE 25  |  9 am – 1 pm
Community Day with Industry & BDPA @ Bowie State University

*** Community Day Power Breakfast ***
(Keynote: Mr. Maynard Holliday, SES, Defense Department
Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)

*** Annual Regional High School Computer Competition (HSCC)
Computer Science Building   |  9:30 am — Dr. Daryl Stone and Mr. Lou Shack

*** Advance Program Briefing to Industry (APBI) Panel  |  10:00 am
Community Innovation, Collaboration, and capturing STEM GRANT$ with new business partners

• Raymond Bell — H.O.P.E. Project DMV (HOPE)
• Thurman Jones — Patriots Technology Training Center (PTTC)
• Dr. Jesse Bemley — Joint Educational Facilities (JEF)
• Latya Taylor — (eSTEAM) Community Network African American Telecommunication Professionals of AT&T

*** BDPA Regional IT Showcase  |  11:00 am
High School & Collegiate White Paper and Poster Presentations

*** BDPA Community Luncheon & Industry Forecast  |  12 Noon

Register today ► https://bdpadc16.eventbrite.com
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