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IBM Business Analytics Government Forum


Join us on May 23 for the 9th annual IBM Business Analytics Government Forum and discover why public sector organizations are using analytic solutions to plan, understand and manage budget, program and service performance – to ensure efficient spending and excellent results.

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IBM Business Analytics Government Forum 2012 – May 23, 2012 | 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C.

7:00-8:00AM Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Solutions Showcase
Rehan Sadiq, Regional Brand Manager , Federal, IBM Business Analytics

Analytics in Public Sector: Extraordinary Innovation
Todd Ramsey, General Manager, IBM Federal

Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
Paul DePodesta, The New York Mets VP of Player Development and Scouting, Entrepreneur & Subject of Moneyball

Performance Strategies During times of Challenge, Change and Rising Citizen Expectations
Chris Mihm, Managing Director for Strategic Issues, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Session Details
Track 1: Improve Citizen and Business Services

Opening Up Government: How to Unleash the Power of Information for New Economic Growth
Dan Chenok, Vice President for Technology Strategy, Public Sector Strategy & Innovation Practice, Senior Fellow, Center for The Business of Government, IBM Global Business Services
John Bordeaux, Ph.D., Associate Partner, Strategy & Innovation, Public Sector, IBM Global Business Services

Drive Innovation and Process Improvement with Business Analytics
Don Dellinger, Deployment Director, Joint Continuous Process Improvement Program, National Guard Bureau

A Data Approach to Safeguard American Agriculture
Todd Schroeder, Director, Business Systems Management, USDA-APHIS
Track 2: Manage Resources Effectively

Leadership Panel: Managing Performance across the Different Functional Levels of Government
Jon Desenberg, Senior Policy Director, The Performance Institute (Moderator)
Denise Lippunder, Partner, Public Sector BAO Enterprise Information Management, Global Business Services, IBM
Anthony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer, U.S. Patent and Trade Mark Office
Liz Scheffler, Chief of Operations, Library of Congress

Using Performance Data to Make the Right Decisions
Thomas Palmer, Business Intelligence Systems Architect, U.S. Department of Energy

Streamlining the Budget Process with Financial Statement Reporting
Paul Sforza, Principal, Deloitte Consulting, Strategy & Operations Federal Finance
Courtney Filer, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting, Technology Information Management
Track 3: Strengthen National Security and Defense

Measuring the Effectiveness of National Security and Preventative Programs
Cathleen Berrick, Managing Director of Homeland Security and Justice, U.S. Government Accountability Office

A Predictive Analytic Approach to Support Cyber Intrusion, Detection: CyberFOAM
Dr. Aaron Ferguson, Technical Director, Cyber and Information, Analytics Office, National Security Agency

From Data to Decisions: The Power of Analytics
John M. Kamensky, Senior Fellow and Associate Partner, IBM Center for The Business of Government
3:00 PM Event Concludes