Registration for this event is closed.
Please check our Event Calendar for other upcoming events.
Business to Government Committee Event
Presented by the NVTC Business to Government Committee
September 25, 2012
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Networking
8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Program
Agile Adoption in the Federal Government - Passing Fad or the New Reality?
There is growing interest in agile software development and agile project management within the federal government. Both large and small government contractors are offering, or plan to offer services around agile methods that they have used successfully in the private sector. But many wonder if "agile" is just the latest buzzword and a passing fad, or the new reality for developing custom software applications and managing projects for federal agencies.
Join the NVTC Business to Government Committee as panelists discuss examples of what is actually being done around agile in the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Veterans Affairs, what obstacles have been overcome and what challenges still present themselves. Representatives from the private sector will also talk about CMMI certification and agile, and how your experience with agile best practices in the private sector may be leveraged for your government customers.
Moderator:Ron Peterson, Senior Practice Manager, Enterprise Solutions, CC Pace
Panelists:Brent Bushey, IT Project Manager, Office of the CIO, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Jeff Dalton, President, Broadsword Solutions Corporation
Richard Garrison, Vice Chancellor, Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy
Dr. Kuryan Thomas, CTO, CC Pace
Sponsors:Platinum Sponsor: Northrop Grumman Information Systems
Silver Sponsor: AH&T Insurance; Federal Publications Seminars; Unanet Technologies; Virginia Commerce Bank
Media Partners: 1105 Government Information Group; Capital Business
Location Sponsor: Northrop Grumman
For more information about sponsorships for this event and committee, click here
7575 Colshire Drive
Directions to Northrop Grumman
Member: $ 45.00
General Audience: $ 75.00
Member: $ 55.00 / General Audience: $ 85.00
Walk-ins will be accepted on a space-available basis.
Registration**General audience startup technology companies. Click here to register!
Pre-registration for this event has closed. Walk-ins will be accepted on a space-available basis.
All attendees must have a paid registration to enter an event. Advance registration and payment is required. Pre-registration will close 24/48 hrs prior to the event. Once pre-registration has closed, all registrations will be considered a "walk-in registration" and will be assessed an additional fee to any payment rendered. Events for which payment is not required will not be assessed this fee. For sold-out events, no walk-ins will be accepted.
By registering for this event, I hereby consent to and authorize the use and reproduction, in print or electronic format, by NVTC or its authorized agents, of any and all photographs which may be taken of me at this event, for any publicity purpose, without compensation. I acknowledge and agree that all images, whether electronic, negatives and positives or otherwise, together with the prints, are owned by NVTC. I hereby acknowledge that I am 18 years of age or older and have read and understood the terms of this authorization and release.
Cancellations must be made in writing and sent to email@example.com more than two business days in advance in order to receive a refund. No-shows will not receive a refund.
In case of inclement weather, please call 703-904-7878 x250 for the latest update on the event.
Confirmations and Receipts
NVTC provides registration confirmations ONLY upon request. If you would like to confirm your registration, please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to check your registration status. Thank you.