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Potomac Officers Club to Host Artificial Intelligence Summit on Feb. 13

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2019 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the 2019 Artificial Intelligence Summit on Feb. 13 at the Hilton-McLean in McLean, Va. Dana Deasy of the Department of Defense, Dawn Meyerriecks of the CIA and Dean Souleles of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence will serve as keynote speakers.

On June 27, 2018, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, then deputy secretary, announced the establishment of the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center to accelerate the delivery of AI-based capabilities. Dana Deasy, DoD chief information officer, was tasked with leading JAIC, which will advance collaboration within “DoD, across government, and with industry, academia, and U.S. allies to strengthen partnerships, highlight critical needs, solve problems of urgent operational significance, and adapt AI technologies for DoD missions.”

Join the Potomac Officers Club to hear Dana Deasy and other public and private sector leaders discuss government AI priorities and programs as well as future initiatives.

The summit will feature panel discussions on AI procurement and the technology’s role in mission support. GovCon executives will also discuss how industry can leverage AI to stay ahead of the curve.

The forum will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Hilton-McLean, 7920 Jones Branch Drive in McLean, Va.

Confirmed Speakers:

Dana Deasy, CIO, Department of Defense (KEYNOTE)



Erik Grant, Chief Technology Officer, Mission Support & Modernization, Raytheon (PANELIST)



Gavin Greene, Vice President, Business Development of NT Concepts (MODERATOR)



Dr. Alexander Kott, Chief Scientist, Army Research Laboratory (PANELIST)



John Larson, Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton (MODERATOR)



Dr. Timothy Persons, Chief Scientist, Government Accountability Office (PANELIST)



Anthony Robbins, VP, Public Sector, NVIDIA (PANELIST)



Dawn Meyerriecks, Deputy Director for Science and Technology, CIA (KEYNOTE)



Paul Scharre, Senior Fellow and Director, Technology and National Security Programs, Center for a New American Security (PANELIST)



Chris Shank, Director, Strategic Capabilities Office, Department of Defense (PANELIST)



Teresa Smetzer, Director of Digital Futures, CIA (PANELIST)



Dean Souleles, Chief Technology Advisor, Office of the Director of National Intelligence (KEYNOTE)



Derek Strausbaugh, Chief Digital Officer, Defense of Microsoft (PANELIST)




Click here to register for this event.

McKenzie Guinan
(703) 226-7007

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