Agenda

I. Government Needs, Initiatives, Opportunities and Challenges

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KEYNOTE ADDRESSES

■ MR. MARK KRZYSKO
“DoD Decision Making Through Information and Data Management”
Deputy Director, Enterprise Information, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (OUSD/AT&L)

■ MR. MARK GEMBICKI
“Resilience Metrics Using Big Data Analytics”
Managing Director, |resilient.

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“Analytics and the Intelligence Mission”
■ MS. ANNETTE REDMOND
Director, Intelligence Community Information Management, HQDA/G-2

“Analytics Needs and Capabilities for Naval Intelligence”
■ MR. CHRISTOPHER J. PAGE
Command Information Officer, Office of Naval Intelligence

“Big Data and the ISR Mission”
■ COLONEL BRIAN J RAY
Chief, Analysis Division, HQ, USAF/A2

“NGA Perspectives and Initiatives”
■ MR. TODD G. MYERS
Senior Architect, Office of the Chief Information Officer, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) – tentative

“Army Intelligence, Unified Data, and Big Data Strategy”
■ MS. LISA SHALER-CLARK
Chief, Integration and Assessment Division, US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM)

“25 Air Force Big Data Missions”
■ MR. KENNY O’NEAL
25 Air Force/National Intelligence Coordination Cell (NICC) Reorganization Lead

“NIST Perspectives and Initiatives”
■ DR. ASHIT TALUKDER
Director, Information Access, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

“Measures of Effectiveness for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems”
■ DR. SHELLEY CAZARES
Research Staff Member, Institute for Defense Analyses

 

II. The Latest Big Data Tools, Techniques and Technologies

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Special Focus: Intelligence and Predictive Analytics

“Building on Big Data: Predictive Analytics”
COLONEL BOBBY SAXON, U.S.A.
Division Chief and Program Director, Enterprise Management Decision Support, G-3/5/7 Program Office, US Army; The EMDS Program was the recipient of the 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate and the 2013 FedScoop 50 Federal IT Program of the Year

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“Decision Point Analytics”
■ LT. COLONEL GARY GOOD
Strategist, Business Transformation Directorate, US Army

“Big Data and Intelligence in Law Enforcement”
■ MR. KEITH BRYARS
Client Executive, Federal Law Enforcement and National Security, Harris Corporation, Former Senior Executive Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation

“Text and Social Media Analytics for Intelligence”
■ MR. TOM SABO
Principal Solutions Architect, SAS Federal

“Data Storage Considerations”
■ MR. TOM RASCON
Chief Technology Officer, US Public Sector – DoD/Intelligence Community, NetApp (NGA)

• Data Storage Best Practices
• Data Storage Essentials for Big Data
• Big Data and Cloud Storage
• Addressing the Particular Data Storage Needs of the Federal Government

 

III. Tools High-Value Applications for Defense and Intelligence – Emerging Lessons Learned

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Special Focus: Intelligence and Predictive Analytics

“Big Data Technical Challenges and Opportunities”
MR. JOHN MARSHALL
Chief Technology Officer, Gemini II Technologies, LLC; former Deputy Director,
National System for Geospatial Intelligence (NSG) Program Management Office, NGA;
former Chief Technology Officer, Intelligence Directorate, Joint Chiefs of Stafff

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“Fusion Centers – Current Operations, Future Challenges, and Big Data”
■ COLONEL (RET) LEE WIGHT
Executive Director, Fusion Center, Washington Regional Threat Analysis Center (WRTAC); former Chief, Strategy Division, HQ US Air Force

• National Fusion Center History
• WRTAC Mission/Organization/Key Processes
• WRTAC/NCR Current/Near Term Challenges
• WRTAC “Big Data” Integration
• National Fusion Center Strategy/Long Term Outlook and Implications

“Big Data Analytics and National Security”
 MR. STEVE STENNETT
Chief Technology Officer, Federal Information Management, IBM

“Practical Implementations of Cognitive Computing in the IC with the Inclusion Of Neural Networking and Deep Learning
 DR. DAVID W. BAUER JR.
Technical Director, Digital Reasoning and

 MR. STEPHEN KUNATH
Director of Data Quality Operations, Digital Reasoning

“Open Source Intelligence – Strategies, Tools, and Techniques”
 MR. CHRIS STONE
Senior Software Engineer, Geospatial Program Office (GPO), KEYW Corporation