Cloud is now a cornerstone for government agencies of all types, but the Department of Defense's efforts are in a class of their own. DOD's scale, mission needs and austere operating environments all introduce unique challenges and complexities, and there are hundreds of cloud initiatives underway.

Please join us to learn more about the largest of those initiatives and the modernization and mission needs they are supporting.

Discussion topics will include:

  • The latest on MilCloud 2.0
  • Cloud-powered AI and advanced analytics
  • What CMMC means for cloud services
  • How JEDI delays are affecting cloud initiatives
  • OTAs and rapid acquisition
  • Classified cloud provisioning
  • DISA's cloud services support


  • Gigamon
  • Rubrik
  • Red Hat
  • Cloudtamer
  • ServiceNow


Wednesday, July 15, 2020

8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
8:30 AM - 8:35 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks
8:35 AM - 9:05 AM Scaling for Unprecedented Remote Work
  • Maria Roat Acting Administrator and Federal Chief Information Officer, Office of E-Government and Information Technology
    Office of Management and Budget
    Executive Office of the President

    [Pending Agency Approval]
  • Cameron Smith* Director of Product Management Gigamon

    *Providing Session Opening Remarks
9:05 AM - 9:25 AM Simplifying Backup & Recovery in the Hybrid Cloud
9:25 AM - 9:50 AM Next Steps for Securing DOD's Cloud Services
  • John Hale Chief DISA Cloud Portfolio Office
9:50 AM - 10:10 AM Reducing Compliance Costs with DevSecOps Principles in the Hybrid Cloud
  • Dan Domkowski Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Delivery Specialist Red Hat
10:10 AM - 10:15 AM Coffee Break
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM #fortitude
  • Sharon Woods Acting Director of the Hosting and Compute Center DISA, Department of Defense
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM How to Acquire the Cloud You Need Quickly
11:25 AM - 11:45 AM Cloud-Powered AI and Advanced Analytics
11:45 AM - 12:10 PM Accelerating Commercial Technology into the DoD
  • Mike Madsen Deputy Director and Director of Strategic Engagement Defense Innovation Unit
12:10 PM - 12:35 PM Maximizing Multiple Clouds
  • Jason Howe Human Resources Management Lead for Information Technology Infrastructure and Enterprise Services, Directorate of Plans and Integration, A1 Manpower, Personnel and Services, Air Force A1
12:35 PM Closing Remarks



The Hamilton Live
600 14th St NW| Washington, DC 20005


The Hamilton is located just steps from the White House at 14th and F Street, NW, Washington, DC, two blocks away from the Metro Center WMATA Metro Station, which is within walking distance of the venue.


There is a PMI Parking garage located at 1325 G Street, NW.Please note: Parking is not included with your registration.


NASBA CPE Registry

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour.

Number of CPE Credits: 3

CPE Accreditation: Program knowledge level is overview and there is no prerequisite education or advanced preparation require.

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Field of Study: Information Technology

Registration # 137543

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DOD Cloud Workshop

DATE: July 15, 2020

TIME: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM


COST: FREE for Government Attendees*

*Government registrations require a valid .gov/.mil email address for verification


To learn more about sponsoring this event, please contact:

Kharry Wolinsky
Public Sector 360
[email protected]