Jun 14, 2012

"The State of Utah is extremely excited this year to partner with Government Technology Magazine, and the Center for Digital Government to announce the 2012 Utah Digital Government Summit. We expect this to be a tremendous boost to Utah's efforts to promote digital government in the state and to strengthen our resolve to become the nation's most effective state government. We look forward to seeing you at this inaugural event!"

- David Fletcher, Chief Technology Officer, State of Utah

Utah Digital Government Summit 2012 Overview

For speaker contact information click on Speakers link and locate speaker profile.

Keynote Speakers

Alan Cox is the Senior Vice President for the Center for Digital Education, a national research and advisory institute specializing in K-12 and higher education technology trends, policy and funding. Alan has been a guest lecturer at Stanford University and is a frequent speaker for key government and education organizations. For over 20 years, he has worked with industry, education and government officials to help them better understand the importance and use of information technology.

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Thursday Jun. 14 12:30PM

General Session

Information technology has been going through a rough few years in state and local government. The recession has caused organizations to slow down many efforts... more

Steve Uzzell is one of the top photographers in the country. He started in the photography business 35 years ago as the assistant to the editor of National Geographic and a member of the photographic staff. He is now in high demand as an advertising and corporate photographer and shoots for a roster of clients that includes airlines, automobile manufacturers, travel magazines and fashion houses. His work has garnered international acclaim and won numerous awards, including ten from Communication Arts. Along the way he has photographed two books, Maryland and The View From Sterling Bluff. His work has appeared in over 80 publications.

Using his striking photographs as illustrations of possibility, creativity and vision, Mr. Uzzell inspires audiences to make any venture an adventure. In any project we undertake, preparation lays the foundation for magic to happen; "Chance favors the prepared mind," said Louis Pasteur. After all, we will only ever see what our minds are prepared to comprehend!

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