June 19-20, 2014 | Ronald Reagan Building | Washington, DC
The Federal Big Data Summit: Solving Real Problems With Big Data was held on June 19-20, 2014, at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C.
Todd Myers (NGA) served as Government Chair of the event, which examined topics such as Big Data in Healthcare; Big Data for Open Government, Transparency and Oversight; Big Data for Mission Support and Enabling Innovation; and Big Data Project Implementations, Challenges and Opportunities.
The event also included the MITRE-ATARC Big Data Collaboration Symposium, where Big Data SMEs from government, academia and industry discussed hot-button issues in a small-group setting, and the Big Data Technology Showcase, featuring cutting-edge technology from leading innovators.
NFL Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Michelle McKenna-Doyle during her keynote speech.
The host organization for the Federal Big Data Summit is the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC). The ATARC mission is to optimize the delivery of government services through the utilization of mobile communications technology, expand academic research capabilities within government organizations, and promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) training at academic institutions.