Tuesday, February 1, 2022
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Sponsored by Dell Technologies

To set the tone for Health IT: Advancing the Mission, senior federal Health IT leaders will provide insight into how their agencies are harnessing the power of emerging technologies to improve operations and processes to meet mission objectives. Join this session to hear CXO panelists discuss where their agencies are headed, how they are bringing transformational IT to the enterprise, and how to sustain the pace of innovation through partnership with industry.

Potential topics include:

  • Updates to business models and strategies that leverage enterprise data and emerging technologies in support of the healthcare mission.
  • The acquisition, technology, policy, and workforce strategies that enable transformation, and how are they influenced by the recent Executive Orders on Improving the Nation's Cybersecurity and Transforming the Federal Customer Experience.
  • How industry can help sustain the pace of innovation and support the objectives of the Cybersecurity and Customer Experience Executive Orders.



10:25 AM - 11:25 AM

Sponsored by NTT Data

One important focus of the PMA is enhancing and securing government information technology as a vital support function and critical catalyst for mission delivery. The PMA is grounded in a vision of equitable, effective, and accountable government that delivers results for all Americans. Health equity and combating disease outbreaks is of particular importance for years to come. Using data as a strategic asset, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) can further protect the health of Americans while improving health equity, controlling disease outbreaks, and enhancing the Nation's healthcare system through fostering advancements in science. At this time, HHS is continuously seeking opportunities to accelerate and promote the development of health IT interoperability for better exchange of information across the healthcare continuum. Join this session to learn how HHS leaders are working to protect the health and well-being of Americans while advancing the PMA.

Potential topics include:

  • How can technology modernization and digital transformation help in achieving health equity.
  • How HHS OPDIVs can overcome current health IT interoperability challenges and other barriers to achieve program outcomes and improve customer experience.
  • The role of emerging technologies and data science to support the PMA goals and Federal statutes and mandates.
  • What HHS is doing to achieve the PMA objectives and leveraging inter-agency efforts of collaborations and "Communities of Practice".



11:25 AM - 12:15 PM

Sponsored by Red Hat

Join our panelists in the video networking session for extended Q&A. Attendees will be divided into virtual breakout rooms for facilitated, small group discussions with a speaker in each room.