Lecture Suite
Security & Risk Track


Salon 1
Leadership Track


Salon 2
Engagement Track
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Salon 3
Innovation Track


Salon 4


8:00 – 8:30 am    Breakfast/Networking with Sponsors and Peers
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8:30 – 9:30 am
Education Sessions
Homeland Security Perspectives for Building Cyber Security Capacity, Capability, & Resilience

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Women in Technology

Susan Arpa
IT Director, Cape May County MUA
Bernadette Kucharczuk
CIO, City of Jersey City
Sandra Paul
Director of IT, Township of Union Public Schools
Social Media Best Practices:
An Interactive Session
Walt Hansen
CIO, County of Passaic

Justin Heyman
CIO, Township of Franklin
Smart Cities & IOT

Thomas Motyka

Sr. Executive Director,
New Jersey Innovation Institute
9:30 – 10:00 am Morning Break/Networking with Sponsors and Peers
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10:00 – 11:15 am Welcome

NJ GMIS Leadership

Keynote Presentation: Driving Technology Innovation
Andy McCool


11:15 – 11:30 am Mid-Morning Break/Networking with Sponsors and Peers
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Gold Sponsor Sessions
 Platinum Sponsor Presentation
A Vision for a Paperless Government
Jack Flood
Vice President, Spatial Data Logic


Gold Sponsor Presentation
Cloud Managed Networks Made Easy with Cisco Meraki and CDI
Matthew Schaner
Product Sales Specialist, CDI
Gold Sponsor Presentation
Start Secure, Stay Secure
David Beidelman
Senior Solutions Architect, SHI
Gold Sponsor Presentation
How to Get Time Back from Your IT Infrastructure
Steve Small
VP of Global Field Technical Services, Tintri
Gold Sponsor Presentation
Smart Public Safety & Security
George Sode Executive Vice President, Johnston Communications
Desmond Battiste
Pre-Sale Engineer, Johnston Communications
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch
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1:30 – 1:55 pm
Product/Service Education
Silver Sponsor Sessions
Silver Sponsor Presentation
Silver Sponsor Presentation
Why Hyperconvergence for the Public Sector?
Domonic Devore
Regional Sales Associate, Scale Computing
Silver Sponsor Presentation
Secure SD-WAN and Cloud
Adam Eckhard
Manager Sales Engineering, Fortinet
Silver Sponsor Presentation
How YOU Can leverage Threat Intelligence to Identify & Combat Targeted Attacks to YOUR network. (Case in Point: DNS tampering per the DHS Emergency Directive 19-01)
Justin Pennock

Cloud Security Sales Specialist, Cisco
Silver Sponsor Presentation


2:00 – 2:25 pm
Product/Service Education
Silver Sponsor Sessions


Silver Sponsor Presentation
Helping Public Service Staff Do More, FASTER with Technology
Julia Notar-Francesco
Partnership Executive, SeeClickFix
Silver Sponsor Presentation
Transitioning from Traditional Endpoint Management to Unified Endpoint Management
Mike Shellenberger
End User Compute Architect & Team Lead, Candoris
Silver Sponsor Presentation
Solving Your Records Management Problems Forever (100% State Compliant!)
Art Staerk
Director, AccuScan
Silver Sponsor Presentation
The Cyber Risk Paradox
Jeff Schwartz Check Point Software
2:30 – 3:00 pm     Mid-Afternoon Break/Networking with Sponsors and Peers
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3:00 – 4:00 pm
Education Sessions
Open Data Capabilities & Considerations
Brian Platt
Business Administrator,
City of Jersey City
Randy Solomon
Executive Director, Sustainable Jersey
Current Topics with Criminal Justice Information
Captain Denman Powers
Chief of IT Bureau, NJ State Police
Best Practices for Municipal Websites
Bob McQueen
Special Projects Coordinator, Princeton
Jeff Grosser
Health Officer, Princeton
Re-imagining the Librarian In the Digital Age
Erica Bess
Assistant Director,
Princeton Public Library
Kim Dorman
Community Outreach Coordinator,
Princeton Public Library
4:15 – 5:30 pm    Drawings

Cocktail Hour with Sponsors
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