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2012 IPMA Executive Seminar

Event Date and Time: 
Sep 25 2012 - 12:00pm - Sep 27 2012 - 12:00pm


The Executive Seminar is intended for Chief Information Officers, IT Professionals, and those who are interested in Washington’s  information technology and how services will be managed and provided in the future. Attendance is by invitation only.


Theme: Where Government and Technology Management Meet

Tuesday September 25

12:00 pm       Registration and check-in

1:30 pm        WA state Revenue Forecast -  Steve Lerch, Executive Director, will provide an update on the U.S. and Washington economies. He will also review the most recently adopted revenue forecast and current tax collections. (Steve Lerch's presentation) (pdf)

3:30 pm        Dept. of Enterprise Services - Dawn Tatman, CIO and Debbie Hoxit, Deputy CIO,will discuss the consolidation of 5 agencies into DES and plans for Statewide Enterprise Applications. (Note: No slides were presented on this topic.)

Dinner Speaker History of the Chelan Valley – Dick Simonds, President of the Lake Chelan Historical Society

Wednesday, September 26

7:15 am        General Session Breakfast

8:30 am        IT Financial Management (ITFM) – A Panel of Sue Langen, DSHS, Dawn Tatman, DES and Rob St John, CTS.  The speakers will discuss their experiences and lessons learned from the early adopters of Apptio. (Note: No slides were presented on this topic.)

10:30 am      Strategic Direction for Mobile Applications - Mark Delaplane, LNI,will present an overview of the Mobile Enterprise Application (MEAP) proof-of-concept (PoC) L&I has been conducting to validate the latest mobile technology and establish the agency’s mobile strategic direction. (Mark Delaplane's presentation) (pdf)

12:15 pm      Lunch

1:30 pm       Contracting/procurement what’s new! Servando Patlan is the Procurement Reform & Outreach Manager at the Washington State Department of Enterprise Services. (Servando Patlan's presentation) (pdf)

3:30 pm        Cloud Services - Dean Iacovelli, Microsoft and Mark Ryland, Amazon Web Services will present on cloud services and how to evaluate change, workloads and service models. The discussion will continue with a practical look of how cloud vendors have been helping State and Local Governments. (Note: Slides to be provided here soon.)

Dinner Speaker  What's happening in the Chelan Ranger District. Speaker Kari Grover-Weir, head ranger. (Kari Grover-Weir's presentation) (pdf)

Thursday, September 27

7:15 am        General Session Breakfast

8:30 am       Future of the state and local government CIO/leader - Gartner Speaker - John McNaughton, vice president and executive partner with Gartner Executive Programs. He counsels CIOs and senior IT executives in the public sector and possesses more than 25 years of technology and operations management experience. (John McNaughton's presentation) (pdf)

10:30 am       Statewide IT status - Bharat Shyam, WA State CIO and Rob St John, Director, Consolidated Technology Services will lead an open ended, interactive discussion on challenges facing IT in WA state government. (Note: No slides were presented on this topic.)



Campbell Convention Center
United States
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