Online registration is now closed. You can register on site at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Washington, DC starting at 6:45 AM on Thursday, August 8, 2013.

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Join AFCEA Bethesda on August 8, 2013 for the Mobility Technology Symposium, a half-day education and training event, which will go beyond the business case for mobility and look at how agencies are developing and implementing emerging mobile technology to deliver the mission.

The demand for mobility is all around us. With lowered budgets and new technologies, the need to do more with less comes at an opportune time. The trends we see today will only increase in the years to come, as mobility is far from hitting its peak. In fact, trend forecasters are predicting that by 2014 mobile phone users will outweigh desktop users.

To deal with the changing environment, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the Digital Government Strategy in 2012 in hopes to get the government to become more mobile. A little over a year into the Strategy, agencies have made leaping improvements – bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies, mobile app development platforms, and even security policies and standards to overcome the challenges associated with mobility. How are agencies addressing the consumerization of mobile in government? What cutting edge mobile programs are driving government efficiency in a difficult budget environment?
Register today to learn:
  • Commercial and market trends in the field of mobility
  • Examples of mobile programs including MDM, MAM and BYOD
  • How agencies are using mobile devices to deliver the mission more effectively and efficiently
  • How mobile IT strategies have matured with the Digital Government Strategy
  • Additional barriers to mobile implementation
Continuing Education Units
AFCEA Bethesda will be providing Continuing Education Units to all symposium attendees from the Graduate School USA. The Graduate School USA is an independent, educational, not-for-profit institution with a rich history that spans nine decades. By providing challenging education and training opportunities to aspiring and seasoned professionals, the Graduate School USA prepares individuals to enter and advance in careers in government, as well as related pursuits with private and not-for-profit organizations.
For more information on AFCEA Bethesda or to view the full event calendar, please visit
Gary Blohm
Dr. Taha Kass-Hout
Thom Rubel
IDC Government Insights
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Event Location
Grand Hyatt
1000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 200

Metro Stop: Metro Center
Blue, Orange or Red Line

(There is an entrance to the Grand Hyatt Washington inside the metro station.)

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