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FedScoop to host The U.S. Innovation Summit

June 7, 2012

WASHINGTON, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The most influential leaders in government and the IT industry around the US will come together for one day to discuss the importance of U.S. innovation to job creation, the economy, technology, research and development, and the future of U.S. competitiveness. This event will be held on June 20, 2012, at the Newseum in Washington, DC. This gathering will include the technology leadership from the White House, the Deputy Secretary of Commerce, federal agency leadership, Members of Congress, and C-level executives from industry.


<blockquote>Todd Park, U.S. CTO, Executive Office of the President

Steven VanRoekel, U.S. CIO, Executive Office of the President

Rebecca Blank, Deputy Secretary, Department of Commerce

Enrique Salem, President and CEO, Symantec

Hon. Zachary J. Lemnios, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, DoD

Justin Rattner, CTO, Corporate Vice President and Director of Labs, Intel

Dr. Ken Gabriel, Acting Director, DARPA

Pete Tseronis, CTO, Dept. of Energy


Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
7th Floor of the Freedom Forum (Please use 6(th) Street NW entrance)

WHEN: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST

Government FREE (with .gov or .mil email)
Industry: $195.00
Learn more at: http://fedscoop.com/events/us-innovation-summit/

SPONSORS: Intel, HP, Symantec, Microsoft

PRESS CONTACT: Jessica Rybka, 340-513-8305, jessica.rybka@fedscoop.com

FedScoop (www.fedscoop.com) is a Government IT media company, a one-stop news source and the government IT community’s platform for education and collaboration. FedScoop gathers top leaders from The White House, federal agencies, academia and the tech industry to discuss ways technology can improve government, and to exchange best practices and identify ways to achieve common goals. Our websites include: FedScoop, FedScoopEvents, FedScoopRadio, FedScoopTV and FedMentors.


Source: PR Newswire