For the first time, the 2014 Virtual Federal Forum, will be streamed LIVE from the Reagan Center in Washington, DC! This online digital experience will be completely hybrid, focused on Real Impact for a Lean and Modern Federal Governmentand will showcase innovative and cost effective solutions to unleash greater capabilities within agencies, while helping simplify and modernize processes. The Virtual Federal Forum is designed exclusively for the Federal government community providing the opportunity to hear from Microsoft executives, thought leaders, and strategic partners.  Virtual attendees get bonus material not available to the in-person audience and have the ability to download related session materials, take live polls and surveys, share ideas and ask questions to experts and executives through Chat, Twitter and Q&A sessions.

Date: Tuesday, March 4th
Time: 8am EST – 2:30pm EST

Agenda Highlights:

· Keynote speaker, The Honorable Tom Ridge Former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, will be speaking on The Global Mission to Secure Cyberspace and will be available to virtual attendees for Live Q&A.

· Hear from top government agencies in a special customer panel; Veteran Affairs, the U.S. Navy and the Environmental Protection Agency discuss real world lessons learned and technology innovations.

· Learn how to leverage a next generation mobile workforce for a 21st Century government with live demos and best practices from Jane Boulware, VP US Windows.

· Senior Director of Microsoft’s Institute for Advanced Technology in Governments talks “Rethinking cyber defense…lessons learned from Microsoft’s own experience.

Other featured speakers would include:

Greg Myers - Vice President: Federal
Walter Puschner - Vice President: User Experience IT
Vaughn Noga - Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for Environmental Information
Captain Scott Langley - USN, MCSE CEH CISSP, Commander Navy Reserve Forces Command N6/CTO
Maureen Ellenberger - Veterans Relationship Management, Program Manager, Veteran Affairs
Dave Aucsmith - Microsoft’s Institute for Advanced Technology in Government

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Thank you in advance and we look forward to your participation at the Virtual Federal Forum!