Are you ready to think?

Immerse yourself for 2 days in groundbreaking technologies and see first-hand how federal clients are using them across the federal government mission.

March 13: Code @ Think Gov

Convene, 1201 Wilson Blvd 30th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209

Gain firsthand technical knowledge with expert instructors providing step-by-step lab instruction and hands on training on topics including analytics, AI, microservices, containers and blockchain.  

March 14: Think Gov

Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H St NW, Washington, DC 20001

Enjoy a full agenda of speakers from the public and private sectors who will share their perspective on everything from AI to blockchain, from cloud to data, from security to systems.

Breakout session topics

Ladder to AI

Ladder to AI

How can government leverage data to accelerate their AI journey?


Modernizing Government Services with Cloud

How do I use cloud as a catalyst for innovation to better provide citizen-centric services?

Digital Transformation

Cultivating the Future Workforce

How can providing exceptional employee experiences be enabled by emerging technology?



Innovations in Cybersecurity

How can government evolve cyber defenses with outcome-driven security?

Featured speakers

Congressman Will Hurd

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas)

Renee Wynn

Renee Wynn

Chief Information Officer at NASA

Angela Bailey

Angela Bailey

Chief Human Capital Officer at DHS

Rob High

Rob High

IBM Fellow, VP and CTO, IBM Watson

Rob Thomas

Rob Thomas

General Manager, IBM Analytics

Sreeram Visvanathan

Sreeram Visvanathan

Global Managing Director, IBM Global Markets

Francis Rose

Francis Rose

Government Matters host and federal government expert

Susan Wedge

Susan Wedge

VP & Partner Cognitive Process Transformation, IBM Services

Why attend?

Participants will have the opportunity to discover breakthrough technologies through expert driven discussions, engage in deep dives into complex topic areas during dedicated breakout sessions, and experience live demonstrations unique to IBM and our partners.

Learn to create in the cloud, innovate with IoT, break down barriers with blockchain, and solve the unsolvable with quantum.

Think Gov is a must-attend event for:

  • Leadership from the defense, civilian, intelligence and cyber
  • Agency innovators and policy thought leaders
  • Federal technology or strategy decision makers
  • Software developers or engineers for federal

Expand your skill set and learn from federal agency experiences

Explore how IBM and our partners are putting smart to work. Over the next few months, visit this space often as we announce new speakers and build our agenda. Think Gov will provide a carefully curated agenda exploring cutting-edge technologies and their impact.

Inspiring sessions ThinkGov 2019
Networking at Think Gov 2019

Network and connect with a purpose

At Think Gov 2019 you will find the way forward through deep interactions with brilliant minds and industry experts.

  • Get to know the people behind the latest technology, business trends, and innovations.
  • Sharpen your skills. Get hands-on experience with the latest technology.
  • Extend your professional network into one of the world's most celebrated communities of technologists and thought leaders.
  • And have some fun while you're at it.

Become a sponsor

Align your brand with Think Gov 2019, where public and private sector leaders will share their vision for the government of tomorrow and how they plan to get there. Learn more about becoming a sponsor at Think Gov 2019.