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Perspectives on Mobile Diplomacy- Speaker Bios

Perspectives on Mobile Diplomacy- Speaker Bios

Moderator:

Tom Shoop (@tshoop), Executive Vice President and Editor in Chief, …

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Added by techATstate on September 30, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Master of Ceremonies Introduction - Speaker Bio

Master of Ceremonies Introduction - Speaker Bios

Neeru Lal - Bureau of Information Resource Management, Public Affairs and Communication, …

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Added by techATstate on September 23, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

APIs & Open Data - Panelist Bios

APIs & Open Data - Panelist Bios

Government institutions are increasingly deciding to use and build open-source software. The White House digital strategy includes a directive to agencies to allow public access to data via APIs. For some institutions unaccustomed to open data and collaborative development, this is a massive cultural shift. However,…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Best Practices with USG Apps - Panelist Bios

Best Practices with USG Apps - Panelist Bios

Mobile apps provide a useful gateway for government offices to improve the ease of conducting business, facilitate the collection of information from customers and disseminate information to citizens. However, not all apps are created equally. Functionality, cost and design all impact the popularity of an app and its eventual success or…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Next Generation of Mobile Solutions & Practices - Panelist Bios

Next Generation of Mobile Solutions & Practices - Panelist Bios

As mobile devices/platforms and their capabilities evolve, so do the best practices associated with them. Both employees and customers will want to use their mobile devices more frequently to complete a wider variety of tasks. Organizations will have to evolve and innovate to harness the power of future mobile practices,…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Mobile Development Within Organizations - Panelist Bios

Mobile Development Within Organizations - Panelist Bios

Agencies across the federal government are grappling with the best ways to develop and deploy mobile to serve their customers. In the quickly-changing mobile landscape, agencies must be nimble and responsive to continually create successful mobile solutions. However, not all agencies face the same needs and constraints, and must…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Mobile in Developing Countries - Panelist Bios

Mobile in Developing Countries - Panelist Bios

Mobile phone usage is soaring in underdeveloped areas of the world such as sub-Saharan Africa and the Indian subcontinent. Locales that were once off the grid entirely have newfound connectivity, but exploiting mobile’s full potential in these regions poses major challenges. Constraints such as cost, low bandwidth, limited internet…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Mobile First: Design & User Experience - Panelist Bios

Mobile First: Design & User Experience- Panelist Bios

The federal government is increasingly looking to mobile apps and websites as ways to interact with citizens and provide information to them. At the same time, mobile functions are increasingly expanding from the customer level to the enterprise level and mobile application design is also increasingly becoming more complex and…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Wearables & the Internet of Things - Panelist Bios

Wearables & the Internet of Things - Panelist Bios

Wearable technologies are frequently touted as the “next big thing” in mobile technology. Products like Google’s Glass or Samsung’s Gear line of Smartwatches are attracting buzz as large corporations and startups alike rush to innovate new products and capture a share of this growing market. On the corporate level, an increasing…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Mobile Empowering U.S. Diplomacy - Panelist Bios

Mobile Empowering U.S. Diplomacy - Panelist Bios

Technology is rapidly expanding the tools available to U.S. diplomats abroad, especially in the mobile realm. This has vast implications in a number of areas, from public diplomacy to monitoring of crisis and conflict zones. However, the gains from expanded mobile use have not yet been fully realized by the Department of State. This panel…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Afternoon Keynote Address - Speaker Bios

Afternoon Keynote Address - Speaker Bios

Mark Ryland (…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Ignite Session - Speaker Bios

Ignite Session - Speaker Bios

Corina DuBois (@CorinaDuBois):…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Plenary Panel - Speaker Bios

Plenary Panel

The ever-changing world of mobile technology is revolutionizing how people around the world communicate with each other, how governments provide services to their citizens, and how corporations do business. In the U.S., the tremendous growth of smartphones has put a computer in the pockets of millions of Americans. Abroad, mobile phone adoption has…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Morning Keynote Address -- Speaker Bios

Morning Keynote Address -- Speaker Bios

Mindel De La Torre (…

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Added by techATstate on September 18, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Welcoming Remarks - Speaker Bios

Welcoming Remarks - Speaker Bios

Catherine A. Novelli, Under Secretary for…

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Added by techATstate on September 17, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

MASTER OF CEREMONIES INTRODUCTION - SPEAKER BIO

Master of Ceremonies Introduction - Speaker Bio

Neeru Lal - Bureau of Information Resource Management Public Affairs and Communication, U.S. Department of State

Added by techATstate on September 16, 2014 at 2:45pm — No Comments

Tech@State: Mobile Diplomacy Agenda

Friday, October 3, 2014

8:00…

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Added by techATstate on September 16, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Announcing Tech@State: Mobile Diplomacy

Tech@State: Mobile Diplomacy is coming on October 3, 2014 to GWU’s Jack Morton Auditorium. Following on the heels of the successful Tech-in-State conference on Mobile Diplomacy, Tech@State will host experts from a range of government agencies, the private-sector and…

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Added by techATstate on August 27, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Dipnote Post on Tech@State: EdTech

Revolutionizing Education and Learning Through Technology

This week, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Education, and educators around the world are…

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Added by techATstate on December 4, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Games for Learning - Panelist Bios

Games for Learning - Panelist Bios

Much has been said about the value of making learning fun and how that can engage students who are failing under more traditional learning methods. With more technology in the classroom, introducing learning games is an easy task. What games are best and how should they be employed? Are there specific types of games that have…

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Added by techATstate on October 31, 2013 at 8:08pm — No Comments

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