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IT Governance for Cloud - Gov Best Practices
One of the biggest concerns slowing down government digital transformation is the lack of effective IT governance. Unresolved concerns including privacy, security and organizational silos limiting data sharing and analysis continue to pose challenges for agencies. To discuss ways to overcome these challenges, we invite you to RSVP and join us for the Microsoft Azure Government DC Meetup, IT Governance for Cloud – Gov Best Practices, on Wednesday, July 25 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. at 1776 Crystal City, Virginia.* During this Meetup you’ll hear from industry-leading experts who will share insights and strategies on achieving effective IT governance in areas including identity, portfolio and records management. Featured Speakers: • John Peluso, CTO, AvePoint Public Sector • Karen Britton, Director, Advisory Services, LMI and former EOP CIO • Kent Cunningham, CTO, Enterprise Cloud Solutions, Microsoft Be sure to reserve your spot today to join us for an evening of engaging presentations, discussions, excellent networking opportunities and refreshments. As always, this event is free and open to the public – please invite your colleagues and connections to join, too! *IMPORTANT: Due to construction at our usual 1776 DC location, the July and August Meetups will be in 1776’s Crystal City location. For expedited check-in, register on Eventbrite: We also invite you to join our conversation on social media by using #AzureGovMeetup. You can also view our past Meetup presentations on-demand by visiting our YouTube channel at ( Agenda: 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. – Networking & Refreshments 6:30 – 6:45 p.m. – Welcome & Opening Remarks 6:45 – 8:00 p.m. – IT Governance for Cloud - Gov Best Practices 8:00 – 8:30 p.m. – Wrap-up & Post-Event Networking Address: 1776 ( ) 2231 Crystal Drive, #1000 (10th Floor) Arlington, VA 22203 The Microsoft Azure Government DC User Community, a growing community of 1,800+ members, hosts monthly Meetups that include industry and government professionals sharing best practices, lessons learned, and insights on government cloud innovation. Please join us!

1776 Crystal CIty

2231 Crystal Dr #1000 · Arlington, VA

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Calling all gov innovators! This is a group for anyone modernizing government IT. More specifically, this group is for anyone interested in cloud computing, infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS), open source, cyber security, government security & compliance as well as Azure for Government. We will invite start-ups, developers, partners, practitioners, government innovators, MVPs and Microsoft product engineers alike to share their latest and greatest in government IT modernization. Bringing real world lessons directly to our government innovator community.

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