Plenary Sessions

Government Keynote: The Many Facets of Modernization

Jun 07, 2017

9:10am - 9:30am

Margaret Graves

Visiting Fellow

IBM Center for the Business of Government

Room: Thurgood Marshall Ballroom

Without a doubt, modernization is an essential piece of the new administration’s agenda. The recent executive orders related to government reorganization and cybersecurity hinge on agencies updating or replacing legacy systems and integrating emerging solutions. In this session, Ms. Graves will discuss how these initiatives will reshape IT strategies in the year ahead, with a focus on the need to anchor modernization strategies with solid business case analyses.