2017 Conference Agenda
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Tuesday - April 18, 2017

#TAGITM2017

6:30 am - 1:00 pm

Fishing Tournament

Pelican Rest Marina

**Shuttle will leave Moody Gardens at 6:15am
7:00am boat launch

Sponsored by: Nimble Storage/ Zerto

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration & Registration Hospitality - Moody Gardens Ballroom South Foyer

Sponsored by: MCCi

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Pre-Conference Education Session - Moody Salon G

The MS ISAC: Cybersecurity Resources for Local Government Entities

Kateri Gill - Program Specialist, Center for Internet

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

New Attendee Orientation - Moody Salon G

Sponsored by: CDW-G

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

President's Welcome Dinner - Floral Hall A

Sponsored by: Teo Technologies, Inc.

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Hospitality Event - Garden Cay Room

Sponsored by: Spectrum Enterprise 

Wednesday - April 19, 2017

#TAGITM2017

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast - Convention Center South Lobby

Sponsored by: ViON Corporation/Hitachi

8:30 am - 8:45 am

Welcome Session / President's Address - Expo Hall A1

8:45 am - 9:45 am

General Session - Expo Hall A1

Rick Rigsby photoSuccess Re-engineered

Rick Rigsby - President and CEO, Rick Rigsby Communications

9:45 am - 10:00 am

Morning Break - South Lobby

Sponsored by: Neos Consulting Group LLC

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Breakout Session - CIO/Leadership Track - Floral Hall A1

Electronic Payment Security & PCI Compliance

Stan Herschorn - Regional Sales Director, Paymentus

Sponsored by: Tintri

Breakout Session - IT Management Track - Floral Hall A2

Driving Confident Decisions with Operational Intelligence

Ashok Sankar - Director - Solutions Strategy, Splunk

Sponsored by: Howard Technology Solutions

Breakout Session - Technical Track - Wisteria Room

Better Code Enforcement with GIS App

Brett Blankner - GIS Coordinator, City of College Station
Marie Delgado - GIS Analyst, City of College Station

Sponsored by: Fujitsu

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Awards Luncheon - Expo Hall A1

Sponsored by: Accela

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Solution Showcase - Floral Hall A1

ECM Technology Drives Digital Transformation 

Gareth Cales - Vice President of Professional Services, MCCi
Russell Haddock - Territory Leader, MCCi

Sponsored by: MCCi

Solution Showcase- Floral Hall A2

From Traditional to Next-Generation: Demystifying Hyperconvergence and Enterprise Clouds

Kenneth Snyder - Sales Engineer, Nutanix

Sponsored by: Nutanix

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Afternoon Break  - South Lobby

Sponsored by: Genesys

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Breakout Session - Award Winners - Floral Hall A1

TAGITM Excellence Award Winners

Breakout Session - IT Management Track - Floral Hall A2

#TANGODOWN: In the crosshairs of Hacktivist

Justin Cure - Information Services Manager, City of Longview
Joshua Gamble - Enterprise Solutions Designer - Infrastructure, City of Longview

Sponsored by: Howard Technology Solutions

Breakout Session - Technical Track - Wisteria Room

Tablets, Phablets and Phones (Oh my!)

Mike Reed - Founder/ Principal Strategist, Talkative Technology, LLC

Sponsored by: Fujitsu

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Afternoon Break - South Lobby

Sponsored by: Genesys

2:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Lean Coffee Discussions - Expo Hall A1

Tim Nolan - Collin County IT

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Reception - Expo Hall B

Sponsored by: NWN Corporation

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Hospitality Event - Garden Cay Room 

Sponsored by: NSD Vault

Thursday - April 20, 2017

#TAGITM2017

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast - Expo Hall B

Sponsored by: Texas.gov / Texas NIC

8:30 am - 9:30 am

General Session - Expo Hall A1

Anthony Huey photoTalk Like a Leader: Perception is Truth  

Anthony Huey - President, Reputation Management, LLC

9:30 am - 9:45 am

Morning Break/Exhibits - Expo Hall B

Sponsored by:  Paymentus

9:45 am - 10:45 am

Breakout Session - CIO/Leadership Track - Floral Hall A1

Open Government Data - Providing Public Value

Ed Kelly - Statewide Data Coordinator, Texas Department of Information Resources
Charles Purma III - IT Project Manager, City of Austin
Ben Roper - Corporate IT Manager, Internet Applications, City of College Station

Sponsored by: Tintri

Breakout Session - IT Management Track - Floral Hall A2

Security You Can Actually Use, and Measure: TAGITM’s Journey to Adopt Two Security Frameworks That Actually Make Sense

Jon Tidwell - IT Security Officer, Collin County Government (Texas)

Sponsored by: Howard Technology Solutions

Breakout Session - Technical Track - Wisteria Room

Running an Effective BWC Program in Light of Highly Politicized Technology

Mark Wood - Former Police Officer, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
Reece Rios - Operations Software Training Manager, Utility Associates, Inc.

Sponsored by: Fujitsu

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Morning Break/Exhibits - Expo Hall B

Sponsored by: Paymentus

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Solution Showcase - Floral Hall A1

The Next Thing in Rugged Mobility.


Sponsored by: CDW-G

Solution Showcase- Floral Hall A2

Driving Customer Value with VMware Cloud on AWS

Mike Ashford - SLG Account Manager, Amazon Web Services

Sponsored by: Amazon Web Services

11:45 am - 2:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Lunch - Expo Hall B

Sponsored by: Hewlett Packard Enterprise

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Breakout Session - CIO/Leadership Track - Floral Hall A1

IT Governance: Can Opinions of Non-Technical Managers Simplify My Job?

Stephen Gousie - Partner, Sciens Consulting
Sid Hudson - Chief Information Officer, City of McKinney
Caren Skipworth - Chief Information Officer, Collin County
James Brown - Director of IT, City of Waco

Sponsored by: Tintri

Breakout Session - IT Management Track - Floral Hall A2

Beyond Backup

Mark Crall - South Region Sales Director, StorageCraft Technologies, Corp.

Sponsored by: Howard Technology Solutions

Breakout Session - Technical Track - Wisteria Room

Mobile - Your Most Vulnerable Attack Vector

Chris Boykin - CTO, Future Com

Sponsored by: Fujitsu

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Afternoon Break - South Lobby

Sponsored by: Tangent

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Team Building- Garden Cay Room


Stranded!

Sponsored by: Sciens Consulting

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dinner and Casino Night- Moody Ballroom


Sponsored by:  SHI Government Solutions and Partners

Friday - April 21, 2017

#TAGITM2017

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast - South Lobby

Sponsored by: BerryDunn

9:00 am - 10:30 am

General Session - Expo Hall A1

GMIS Data Dive Demo / Town Hall Meeting with Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR)

Todd Kimbrie photoTodd Kimbriel - Deputy Executive Director, Texas Department of Information Resources and State Chief Information Officer Hershel Becker photoHershel Becker - Chief Procurement Officer, Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR)
10:30 am - 10:45 am

Morning Break - South Lobby

10:45 am - 11:45 am

TAGITM Business Meeting - Expo Hall A1

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