AFCEA International Chapter News
BETHESDA CHAPTER CHAPTER - Mar 14, 2018

Winter IT Luncheon Raises $10,000 for Local STEM Scholarships

At March's seventh annual Winter IT Luncheon held by the chapter's Young AFCEANs, more than 20 federal leaders came to discuss doing more with less in small roundtable conversations. Topics ranged from digital transformation, such as development and operations (DevOps) and cloud, to cybersecurity, disruptive technology and data governance, legacy system modernization and government services alignment. Federal guests included chief information officers (CIOs) and program leaders from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; the U.S. departments of Agriculture, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, Housing and Urban Development, and State; the Small Business Administration; the General Services Administration; the Federal Election Commission; the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; the Office of Management and Budget; the Federal Communications Commission; the U.S. Air Force; the Securities and Exchange Commission; the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.; the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; and the FBI. More than 120 attendees and sponsors together raised over $10,000 for local STEM scholarships. Thank you to everyone who came and supported this event, including sponsors NIC Federal, ReefPoint Group, CTAC, SIE Consulting Group, Rigil Corp., JHC Technology Inc., Nuvitek, InterImage, RIVA Solutions, Horus Technologies and The Ambit Group.

Event Photographs:

Winter IT Luncheon attendees network at a reception before the seventh annual event in March.
Winter IT Luncheon attendees network at a reception before the seventh annual event in March.
Federal leaders engage in roundtable discussions at the March luncheon, hosted by the chapter's Young AFCEANs.
Federal leaders engage in roundtable discussions at the March luncheon, hosted by the chapter's Young AFCEANs.

For more details regarding this event contact:
Sarah Thayer
5713895202

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