UTG Events

All meetings, conferences and memberships are limited in attendance and strictly by-invitation only. For more information, please contact The Upson Technology Group.

March 21, 2013 : GBEF Members Reception And
Dinner USS Sequoia Presidential Yacht

U.S.S. Sequoia Seal GBEF 2013 kicked off aboard the historic USS Sequoia Presidential Yacht and a ride down the Potomac River. The reception also included select US Officials and government guests. The reception featured premier sponsors of CES Government 2014. The 2014 conference theme was announced followed by a private dinner at Landini Brothers Restaurant.

April 4, 2013 : Legislative Briefing And Government Technology Priorities

The International Spy Museum

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Candid, closed door session. The first of three program meetings focused on:

  • Sequestration and 2013 Budget and Politics
  • "Consumerization" of government tech requirements
  • Mobile technologies and security, and current budget and political pressures.

Featured guests and speakers:

  • Gary Ponemon, Ponemon Institute's annual GBEF government customer survey
  • Deloitte's Chief Technology Officer Mark White unveiled Deloitte's annual Global Public Sector Technology Trends analysis.
  • Representative Eric Cantor's Chief of Staff, Steve Stombres, on cyber legislation, sequestration, budget and funding issues affecting government operations, and what is really happening within the halls of Congress.

Spy Museum A Reception and Lecture with:
Tony Mendez
Author, Artist, Spy

MAY 3, 2013 : Dinner With Member Of Parliament

House Of Parliament Members of the GBEF and invited guests hosted a private dinner in honor of Ian Liddell-Grainger, UK Member of Parliament at Cafe Milano in Washington, DC.

July 11, 2013 : Legislative Breakfast With Rep Darrell Issa

House of Representative Seal House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa gave GBEF Members and invited guests a candid update on key legislative issues. As a senior member of Congress, U.S. Representative Issa has served since 2001.

Held in the Board Room of McDermott, Will and Emery in Washington, DC.

AUGUST 9, 2013 : It Roundtable Featuring Health & Human Services Cto

HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Brian Sivak, Chief Technology Officer, HHS hosted a small round table discussion on "Driving Innovation to Improve the Quality and Management of Healthcare".

December 3, 2013 : Politics and the 2014 Roadmap

Industry, media, Investor survey. More detail to come.

JANUARY 5-7, 2014 : Consumer Electronics Show Government (CESG) 2014

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