San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a day of stimulating presentations and engaging discussions on the effects of mobile technology and their impact on diplomacy. This event hopes to stimulate conversations between State Department personnel and a wider community about ways mobile technologies may transform the State Department's work.
Featured speakers include:
- Tom Shoop: Executive Vice President and Editor in Chief, Government Executive Media Group
- Catherine Novelli: Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, U.S. Department of State
- Matthew Barzun: Ambassador of the United States of America to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, U.S. Department of State
- Mindel De La Torre: Chief, International Bureau, Federal Communications Commission
- Mark Ryland: Cheif Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services, Amazon
Expert panelists include:
- Tim Hoechst: Chief Technology Officer, Agilex
- Jerry Horton: Chief Architect, U.S. Department of State & Former USAID CIO
- Laura Walker Hudson: CEO, SIMLab
- Eric Nelson: Director, Office of eDiplomacy, U.S. Department of State
- Jacob Parcell: Manager, Mobile Programs, GSA
- Tiffany Sargent: Senior Solutions Architect, Intel
- Greg Starr: Assistant Secretary for Diplomatic Security, U.S. Department of State
- and many, many more.
Breakout panels will discuss:
- Mobile Empowering U.S. Diplomacy
- Mobile First: Design & User Experience
- Wearables & the Internet of Things
- Mobile Development Within Organizations
- Mobile in Developing Countries
- Best Practices with USG Apps
- Next Generation of Mobile Solutions & Practices
- APIs & Open Data
Find the full agenda and speaker bios here.
If you can't leave your desk, you can watch the entire event via our live stream here!
Using physical and virtual networking events, Tech@State connects technologists to the goals of U.S. diplomacy and development by bringing together leaders, innovators, government personnel and others to collaborate on 21st century technology solutions to improve the education, health, and welfare of the world’s population.
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