1st Annual Working Group · August 12th - 13th, 2009 · Atlanta, GA


Keynote Speakers

daniel_risacherOpen Source & the US Department of Defense
Daniel Risacher
Associate Director
Information Policy and Integration, DoD CIO
Bio | LinkedIn

james_neushulKeep It Stupid Stupid: The KISS Principle for DoD Acquisitions
Major James D. Neushul
I MEF Future Operations, Commo / IMO

Special Guest

john_youngSenior Leadership Perspective
John J. Young
Former Under Secretary of Defense
for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics

Registration & Attendance

Cost: $325 for attendee
Cost: $250 for speakers
Cost: $100 for students
Attendance: Open to everyone - 200 maximum participants
Attire: Casual (shorts, t-shirt & sandals = acceptable; sports coats & suits = not acceptable)
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Details & Activities

Location: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) Conference Center
Hotel: Courtyard Atlanta Midtown/Georgia Tech
Hotel: Group rate $109
Hotel: Includes breakfast, Internet access, and parking
Transportation: MARTA, cab, or supershuttle
Meals: Morning coffee, lunch, & snacks provided throughout the day
Dinner/Afterhours: We'll coordinate locations for us to meet & greet
Around the Town: Atlantic Station, Braves, Georgia Tech Campus, adultswim, & more TBD

Open Agenda


Event Sponsors

Red Hat, Layer 7 Technologies, CommitIT, StackFrame, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Mercury Federal Systems

Participating Organizations

Open Source For America, Open Source Software Institute, Radiant Blue Technologies, CollabNet, Alfresco, Accenture, Equilibrium Networks, Trinity Systems Engineering, Open SDR,Geocent,