Dec 11, 2012

"Hawai'i has embarked on the journey to transform its business processes and information technology infrastructure and systems with the first-ever Business and IT/IRM Transformation Plan. The Annual Hawai'i Digital Government Summit will bring together all levels of government to work collaboratively and share ideas that will improve the delivery of programs and services to the people of Hawaii. I encourage you to attend to learn more about our top initiative, engage with the transformation efforts, and network with your peers. I look forward to seeing you there."

- Sanjeev "Sonny" Bhagowalia, CIO, State of Hawai'i


Tuesday Dec 11

Time Session
7:30 - 8:30AM

Registration and Morning Refreshments

8:30 - 9:00AM

Opening Ceremonies

9:00 - 9:05AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:05 - 9:30AM

Opening Keynote - "Transforming Government in the New Day"

9:30 - 10:15AM

General Session - Top 10 Projects of the State of Hawaii Business and IT/IRM Transformation Plan

10:15 - 10:45AM

Morning Break

10:45 - 11:45AM

Concurrent Sessions


Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) - Part 1

Aimed at creating overall business efficiency, information analysis, and technology modernization, the ERP includes 7 functions: Financial Management, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Time and Attendance,... more


Mobile Device Management

The boom in consumer technology means that everyone now owns devices that are probably far more powerful and useful than those provided by the workplace.... more


Tax Modernization - Part 1

This strategic initiative explores ways to streamline and modernize tax processing end-to-end across enterprise away from the current ITIMS - Integrated Tax Information Management System.... more


Health IT - Health Information Exchange

Envisioning a more effective, efficient, patient-focused healthcare system, the transformation plan includes a four-point strategy of innovations for delivery system improvements, payment reforms, Health IT,... more


Consolidated Enterprise Infrastructure/ Enterprise Shared Services

This session will include an update on how your organization will be able to utilize the proposed consolidated infrastructure environment, common standards, enterprise-wide contracts and... more


Virtualization Trends

There are some exciting virtualization trends (both server and desktop) being driven by a variety of factors, including teleworking, mobility, storage needs, cloud computing, green... more


Big Data

As paperless government moves closer to becoming a reality, the challenge is to determine how to store, manage and leverage vast amounts of digital information,... more

11:45 - 12:30PM


12:30 - 1:30PM

Lunch Keynote - Enterprise Transformation Success Stories

The states of Utah and Michigan have been doing enterprise transformation for a long time. John Nixon has been involved with both of these projects... more

  • John E. Nixon, CPA - Director, Department of Technology, Management & Budget, State of Michigan
1:30 - 1:50PM


1:50 - 2:50PM

Concurrent Sessions


Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) - Part 2

The afternoon sessions for ERP will include facilitated discussions on the seven function areas.... more


Organizational Change Management through Aloha - Part 1

The IT/IRM transformation efforts will involve significant changes in how the State operates. Job opportunities will be created and new skill sets will be developed.... more


Open Government Unconference - Part 1

This session will cover the concept of open data and how it is being implemented in Hawaii through With the government making more public data... more


Tax Modernization - Part 2

The afternoon sessions will include facilitated discussions of the tax modernization project.... more


Health IT - Implementing the Affordable Care Act Through Health IT

During this session, subjects related to the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) and insurance exchanges will be discussed. The primary areas of focus are: plans... more


Modernization of Hawaii's Public Schools - Part 1

The mission for the Department of Education is for all public school graduates to: Realize their individual goals and aspirations; possess the attitudes, knowledge, and... more


Hawaii Broadband Initiative (HBI) - Part 1

This session will focus on critical programs that improve broadband awareness, adoption, and access. For a state as isolated as Hawai'i, high-speed Internet can be... more


Shared Services: Leveraging a More Effective and Efficient Delivery Model

If there is a silver lining to tough times, its that they make it easier to break down barriers and foster collaboration. So its no... more

2:50 - 3:10PM

Afternoon Break and Refreshments

3:10 - 4:10PM

Concurrent Sessions


Health IT Data Governance

During this session, information asset management will discussed be as a long-term project involving multiple stakeholders from numerous agencies, which will comprise the State data... more


Organizational Change Management through Aloha - Part 2

Continued discussion with panelists.... more


Open Government Unconference - Part 2

During this session, attendees will participate in a mini-data camp unconference to brainstorm ideas for open data use/applications in various topics of interest such as... more


Information Assurance and Identity & Access Management

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a term related to how people are authenticated (identified), their actions authorized and access to information is granted across... more


Preparing for the Mobile Revolution

The population is getting more sophisticated - and demanding - about accessing services and information anytime, anywhere. Therefore pressure is mounting on government IT organizations... more


Modernization of Hawaii's Public Schools - Part 2

Continued discussion on the modernization of Hawaiis public schools.... more


Hawaii Broadband Initiative (HBI) - Part 2

Continued discussion on the Hawai'i Broadband Initiative projects.... more


Shared Services

In today's environment, it is more important than ever to drive efficiencies. This means looking seriously at technologies that simplify, streamline, consolidate and analyze data.... more

4:10 PM

Aloha Reception

Network with your colleagues and discuss technology solutions with the event sponsors.... more


Conference times, agenda, and speakers are subject to change.