June 11 Event to Feature Educational Sessions for all Technology Disciplines
and Honor Women who Drive Innovation in their Organizations
(ROCKVILLE, MD) May 12, 2009 The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) today announced that Casey Coleman, CIO of the General Services Administration (GSA) will deliver the lunch keynote address at the inaugural Mid-Atlantic Women & Technology Conference, June 11, 2009, in Washington, DC.
"We are honored to have Casey Coleman as the lunch keynote speaker for our first-ever Women & Technology Conference," said Rebecca Zimmerman, chairperson of the event and a principal at Mind Over Machines, a lead sponsor of the conference. "Her knowledge, experience and standing in the federal government makes Casey an outstanding addition to our program. Any company that is looking to hear first-hand how to sell their IT goods and services to the federal government needs to hear and meet Casey Coleman."
In her role with GSA, Ms. Coleman is responsible for all Agency information technology, policy, information assurance and architecture. She manages the Agency's $550+ million IT program, overseeing management, acquisition and integration of GSA information resources. Ms. Coleman oversees all IT strategic planning, capital planning, systems development, information security, enterprise architecture, and e-government. She advises the GSA Administrator on all IT issues; managing a staff of 234 employees and over 300 contractors.
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