Special Interest Track Sessions for Government
Date Time Title Organization Speaker Speaker Biography Track Room Tech Level Industry | Interest Abstract
Tuesday June 4, 2019
06/04/2019 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Solving Community Problems With WebFOCUS Dashboards County of Los Angeles - Chief Executive Office Aaron Palacios Aaron Palacios is a compensation analyst for the County of Los Angeles. As a power user and developer of Information Builders' tools, including WebFOCUS InfoAssist and App Studio, Aaron functions as the lead costing expert on the County's bargaining team. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Intermediate Government This session discusses how Los Angeles County used WebFOCUS Dashboards to support various community initiatives, including helping to reduce local water usage and addressing the gender pay gap.
County of Los Angeles - Chief Executive Office Napoleon Valera Napoleon Valera is the compensation manager for the County of Los Angeles and has more than 20 years of experience using business intelligence products.
Los Angeles County ISD Linville Young  
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Tips and Techniques: WebFOCUS 8 Responsive Form Design Florida Department Of Transportation Karen Veenstra Karen has been working in the IT industry for more than 30 years in various state government agencies such as; Florida Department of Highway Safety, Department of Labor, Florida Lottery, Florida State University, and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). Karen?s experience has run the gamut from Programmer, DBA, Business Analyst, Project Manager, Supervisor, Assistant Director and Consultant. She has a BS degree in Computer Science from Florida State University. Karen has been working with Information Builders' products in some way, shape, or form since the mid-80?s on a number of different platforms. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Getting Started Government This session will focus on tips and techniques for responsive launch form design, taken directly from the Florida Department of Transportation's (DOT) migration from WebFOCUS 7.7 to WebFOCUS 8.2. The session will also cover development best practices and includes a review of a set of responsive form templates offered to the DOT user community in the business units. The form templates jump start the re-writing of legacy HTML launch forms into new responsive forms suited for the WebFOCUS 8 MRE and portal environments. Prerequisite:Familiarity with App Studio.
RCD Business Solutions Roger Panfil President of RDC Business Solutions (RDC Biz), Roger has well over 30 years of experience in the development, marketing, sale, and delivery of software and software-based solutions, with much of that experience involving technologies from Information Builders. During his 10 years of employment with Information Builders, Roger delivered multiple products to market, culminating his career as VP of Product Marketing for iWay Software. He has a degree in MIS from IUP, and attended University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Evening School.
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm Montgomery County PD Ensures Data Is Timely and Accurate With WebFOCUS Montgomery County - Department of Police Thomas Mullen Thomas Mullen is deputy director of the Information Management and Technology Division in the Montgomery County Department of Police (MCP) in Gaithersburg, MD. Mr. Mullen began his information management career more than 35 years ago, managing several federal contracts for Health and Human Services and Department of Defense information processes. Since 1998 he has managed several different public safety information-sharing projects. Mr. Mullen earned his BS from University of Maryland and is a graduate student at UMUC. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Getting Started Government In law enforcement, ensuring that accurate and timely information are presented to decision-makers is imperative to public safety. Command staff cannot afford the time to look for data across several different systems. In this session, you?ll see how solutions from Information Builders allows these systems to seamlessly present information in a manner that helps management to make more accurate choices. Using a WebFOCUS dashboard provides Montgomery County Police with real-time data that allows management to control costs, schedule resources and, improve accountability of all operations.
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm WebFOCUS and Jail Management Montgomery County Technology Services Lisa Henderson Lisa Henderson is the Integrated Justice Information Services (IJIS) Director for Montgomery County, MD. Lisa has been with Montgomery County for 13 years and, for the past ten years, has been the IJIS Program Director, where she is focused on delivering automation and efficiencies to the criminal justice agencies of Montgomery County. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Intermediate Government In this session, Montgomery County Technology Services will detail how Information Builders' business intelligence (BI) and analytics solutions were integrated with a newly developed Jail Management System. This has created the perfect mix for a technically advanced, three-tiered web-based solution and the delivery of real-time data points and analytics to the highly transient and fast-paced environment of a county jail.
Montgomery County: Dept of Corrections Janet Quarcoo Janet Quarcoo is the IT manager for the Montgomery County, MD Department of Correction and Rehabilitation. Janet has been with Montgomery County for 12 years, and took the role of IT manager in December 2018. Delivering productivity through automation is one of Janet's key strategic objectives
Wednesday June 5, 2019
06/05/2019 11:15 am - 12:15 pm How One Government Agency Uses WebFOCUS for Financial Reporting U.S. Government Jon Barnum Zack Barnum is the business intelligence (BI) program manager with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). He is in charge of the FBI's implementation of WebFOCUS and has 15 years of experience. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Non Technical Government A prominent government agency uses WebFOCUS to provide reporting, dashboards, and portals for financial reporting. This presentation will include high-level discussions on this agency's use of WebFOCUS features and capabilities.
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Data and the Path to Community Safety The Regional Municipality of York Police Services Greg Stanisci Greg Stanisci has more than 20 years of experience in the field of technology and information systems and has been a member of York Regional Police (YRP) for over 14 years. In his current role, Greg is dedicated to the transformation of processes at YRP to ensure all key areas are effectively using data to drive operational and strategic decisions. Prior to joining YRP, Mr. Stanisci had his own software training and consulting company geared to the implementation and adoption of enterprise systems. Customer Spotlight Salon 8 (150) Getting Started Government Clearly defining objectives to improving community safety was a path that York Regional Police (YRP) traveled for six. Having achieved its goals, the agency continues to push forward. Join Greg Stanisci as he shares YRPs data-driven journey toward improving community safety! This presentation will touch on topics such as: identifying the real potential of data, building interest and excitement, using data to make a difference, the need for dashboards, business impact vs. technical design, agility, leveraging vendor expertise, and keeping the data dream alive.
Thursday June 6, 2019
06/06/2019 10:00 am - 11:00 am Managing Risk, Compliance, and Data With ReportCaster State Employees Credit Union Corey Obermiller Corey Obermiller is an analytics specialist with State Employees' Credit Union (SECU). She earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics from North Carolina State University and has been with SECU for four years. For the past three years, Corey has used Information Builders products primarily to develop reports, maintain security and assist business users. Customer Spotlight Salon 5 (150) Intermediate Government Every day, SECU uses ReportCaster to notify more than 270 branches of vital actions for regulatory compliance, notifies users through subscriptions and archives previous versions. Each month 45 reports are run and made available to VPs and SVPs using report libraries. Join us as we discuss our solutions, configuration, and integration with our external scheduling system.
State Employees Credit Union Kyle Gunter Kyle Gunter is an analytics specialist with State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) in Raleigh, NC. He has been working with SECU for six years and with Information Builders products for three years. Kyle is part of a team that focuses on report development, business user support, and data integration and validation. SECU is currently on version 8.1.05 and uses DataMigrator, WebFOCUS, and Data Quality Center.
* Agenda subject to change.
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