Example Track 1

Transformation with Emerging Technologies

Oct 10, 2019

10:50 am - 11:30 am

Dr. Gil Alterovitz

Director of Artificial Intelligence, Office of Research and Development, Veterans Health Administration

Department of Veterans Affairs

Joanie Newhart

Associate Administrator for Acquisition Workforce Programs at the
Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP)

OMB, Executive Office of the President

Mitchell Winans

Special Assistant, Office of the Chief Procurement Officer


Emerging tech is a tool, not an end unto itself -- and using new technologies effectively requires a solid grasp of both their potential and limitations. In this panel discussion, three government innovators will discuss how they're leveraging automation and AI, as well as the ways they've approached procurement, staff training and expectations management to maximize their ROI.