Government agencies across the United States are embracing the cloud for digital transformation

Strengthen security and compliance, uncover critical insights, and modernize infrastructure with Microsoft Azure Government

Put the cloud to work for you. Join us as we explore how your agency can achieve more while helping stay compliant and secure with Microsoft Azure Government. You’ll hear from industry leaders, analysts, and experts over the course of eight sessions designed to help you modernize your agency and kick off your digital transformation. Don’t miss the Virtual Azure Gov Discovery Day on April 25th at 12:00 PM ET/9:00 PT.

Agenda

9:00 - 9:15 Not all clouds are created equal
Understand why differences in compliance certifications, security processes, hybrid capabilities, and broad geo-redundancy make Microsoft Azure Government stand out from the crowd.

Michael Donlan
Vice President of Public Sector for State and Local Government
9:15 - 9:45 IDC perspective: Digital transformation, cloud, and government
Join us and learn the latest in digital transformation for agencies of all sizes.

Adelaide O'Brien
IDC Research Director

Curt Kolcun
Vice President of US Public Sector, Microsoft
9:45 - 10:00 What's new in Microsoft Azure Government?
Learn about the newest Microsoft Azure Government features and our vision to help enable your agency to achieve more while staying compliant and secure.

Tom Keane
General Manager of US Azure Government
10:00 - 10:10 Extend your open source investment
Explore how Microsoft Azure Government is open and flexible with robust support for Linux and other widely adopted Open Source technologies.

Misty Jordan
Director of Solution Sales
10:10 - 10:20 Go hybrid: utilize the cloud on your terms
See how Microsoft's solutions can extend your existing investments and jumpstart your digital transformation.

Fareed Khan
National Sales Director
10:20 - 10:30 Making Citizens, Communities and Responders Safer with the Cloud
Delve into cloud technologies currently enabling safer communities, citizens and responders.

Hailey Fleming
Azure Solutions Specialist
10:30 - 10:40 Explore new security capabilities for IT operations
Manage and secure any server, any cloud to meet Cloud First mandates with Microsoft's Operations Management Suite.

Nick Smith
Senior Solutions Specialist
10:40 - 11:05 Enhancing government services through advanced analytics
Get an introduction to the Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite and see how raw data can be transformed into valuable, actionable insights.

Ted Malone
Senior Solutions Specialist
11:05 - 11:15 Get past go: Harnessing the full potential of Microsoft Azure Government
You're ready to embrace the cloud. Now what? Examine the qualities that make Microsoft Azure Government unique and how you can harness the full potential of the cloud.

Steve Michelotti
Senior Program Manager

Curt Kolcun

Vice President
US Public Sector
Microsoft Corporation

Michael Donlan

Vice President
US State and Local Government
Microsoft Corporation

Tom Keane

General Manager
Azure Engineering
Microsoft Corporation

Adelaide O'Brien

Research Director
Government Digital Transformation Strategies
IDC