Collaborating in the Clouds
LTG Jeff Sorenson, USA (Ret)
Partner, AT Kearney
Former Army CIO
Jeff Sorenson has over 20 years of senior defense acquisition experience leading and managing diverse organizations in the development, procurement and delivery of more than 30 different military systems with complex technologies ranging from battlefield intelligence automation systems to tactical intelligence equipment to night vision products and tactical missile systems for aviation, vehicle and individual platforms to large scale enterprise network and tactical communication systems.
Sorenson's prior work experience includes:
- Department of Army Headquarters - Chief Information Officer - set strategic direction, objectives, and supervision for all Army C4 (command, control, communications, and computers) and IT functions, primarily architecture, governance and portfolio management, for a $10B annual program.
- Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology - Deputy for Systems Management - provided program and budget execution oversight of a $40B budget for all Army aviation, missile, ground combat, Soldier system, intelligence/electronic warfare, C4, and special programs.
- Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology - Program Executive Officer for Tactical Missiles - managed and directed a 700-person organization with annual budget of $3B responsible for the development, procurement, fielding and sustainment of more than 35 different tactical missile systems.
- Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology - Senior Military Assistant - provided liaison and guidance on acquisition policy and budget issues to seven external Defense Department agencies and organizations, three military department secretaries, 24 Deputy Under Secretaries/Assistant Secretaries, the Joint Staff, Members of Congress, and an organizational staff of more than 500 personnel.
Sorenson was named a 2010 Top 100 Federal Award winner by Federal Computer Week. He holds an M.B.A. from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and a B.S., Engineering, United States Military Academy.
January 14, 2013
Breakfast will be served
Registration is Free. Seating is limited.
Roundtable Discussion Topics include:
- Migration Strategies
- Best Practices
- Lessons Learned
- Maximizing Industry/Government Partnerships
8:00 - 8:30 Registration
8:30 - 9:00 State of the Cloud Union
9:00 - 9:30 Sponsor Remarks
9:30 - 10:30 Roundtable Discussion
The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City
1250 South Hayes Street Arlington, VA 22202
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