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Solution Showcase 1

Sponsored by:
Deloitte

Location - Rio Grande West

Solution Showcase 2

Sponsored by:
Genesys

Location - Rio Grande East

Solution Showcase 3

Sponsored by:
Sense Corp

Location - Rio Grande Center

Solution Showcase 4

Sponsored by:
NTT Data

Location - Live Oak

Monday, August 7, 2017

1:00 - 1:50 pm


Introduction to Blockchain: A Hands-On Primer

Sponsored by: Deloitte

Location - Rio Grande West

Abstract:

Blockchain has garnered much attention from the press, entrepreneurs, and regulators. As a distributed database that records digital interactions in a way that is designed to be secure, transparent, immutable, and auditable, without having to rely on a trusted intermediary, Blockchain presents the potential to become as big a revolution as the Internet. Blockchain applications extend beyond financial transactions. Whether it’s digital identities, archiving/recordkeeping, medical records, smart contracts or voting, this highly interactive session will help you learn how to leverage the many benefits of Blockchain.


Title Coming Soon

Sponsored by: Genesys

Location - Rio Grande East

Abstract:

Coming Soon


Next 40 Years: Journey to an Insight-Driven State Government Analytics Program

Sponsored by: Sense Corp

Location - Rio Grande Center

Abstract:

From Big Data to Predicative Analytics to Artificial Intelligence, there is a lot of hype in the analytics marketplace. Determining how or where to take the first step in your journey can be challenging. “Do I need a Data Lake or a Data Warehouse or a Data Mart or some Dashboards or just plain old reports?”

The space is packed with hundreds of current and emerging technologies all promising to be the best vehicle to get you to a destination, but a viable analytics program is an ongoing journey that should focus on business or program outcomes not tools.

Learn about the landmarks on a journey from strategy to implementation in creating an analytics capability for your agency. We will show you how to make Analytics SIMPLE - with a focus on turning data into insights that improve outcomes for your agency and its constituents.


Blockchain—the Future is NOW.

Sponsored by: NTT Data

Location - Live Oak

Abstract:

Just as the Internet changed the way that world connects, blockchain is changing the way we trust and transact. Some technology pundits even predict that blockchain has the power to revolutionize the way data and value is exchanged throughout the world. Is blockchain the next big thing? Is it here or are we years away?

In this session, we’ll discuss the next evolution of securing and simplifying citizen interactions and data exchange. We will demystify the technology and interactions surrounding blockchain and introduce how it is being used and can be used to the betterment of state and local governments. As the volume of data increases astronomically, security threats continue to grow. Transactions and the supporting technologies have become more global and complex. Blockchain may hold the answers to simplifying and managing the security of data. Attend this session to understand blockchain now, and to prepare your agency for the future.