• Registration & Breakfast
  • Welcoming Remarks
  • Keynote: Keep/Start/Stop: Retro on a Decade of DSO
  • Unlocking Efficiency and Scale: Discovering the Power of Software Factories
    Anwar Chirakkattil Kobayashi Maru, USSF/SSC
    Donald "Chee" Gansberger AFWERX Autonomy Prime
    Bryon Kroger Rise8
    Tyler Sweatt Second Front

    Software factories have emerged as a paradigm for efficient and scalable software development in today’s fast-paced and dynamic technological landscape. Join this session where we will bring together industry experts and innovators while they share their knowledge and experiences in implementing software factories. Attendees will learn about effective strategies, tools, and methodologies that drive productivity, quality, and scalability in software engineering.

  • Dive Into DevSecOps with Aqua
    Jessy McDermott Aqua Security

    During the Dive Into DevSecOps with Aqua presentation attendees will learn how federal government agencies can understand their security risk posture, gain total lifecycle visibility, reduce risks, and stay ahead of and stop cloud native attacks - guaranteed - with the industry's most fully integrated CNAPP - Aqua Platform.

  • Looking to the Future of DevSecOps and Agile Practices
    Arjuna Rivera Atlassian
    Ben Straub Atlassian
    Navin Vembar Atlassian

    Join industry and government experts as they explore the future of agile software development through the lens of tomorrow's mission needs. Gain insight on how Agile practices are being implemented and scaled across agencies to accelerate modernization priorities

  • Application Modernization Outcomes with VMware Tanzu
    John Gozzi VMware

    This session with cover how VMware Tanzu's Solutions and services can empower organizations to Develop, Deliver and Operate Modern Applications across Datacenter and Cloud environments.

  • Networking Lunch
  • DevSecOps - Vulnerabilities to Velocity
    Luis Acosta Red Hat
    Arian Salgado Red Hat

    Come hear a quick explanation of the past and current state of DevSecOps (1.0) methodologies from Red Hat DevSecOps experts. They will take you through this revolutionary journey to the future of DevSecOps (2.0).

  • Navigating the Future: Exploring the Dynamics of Department of Defense Acquisition
    Ian Eishen Aalyria
    Bonnie Evangelista Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence
    Joseph (Mike) McWilliams Department of the Air Force Office of Small Business
    Darryl Peek II Elastic

    The Department of Defense (DoD) Acquisition process plays a critical role in the implementation and integration of DevSecOps practices within the defense industry. DevSecOps is becoming increasingly important as the DoD seeks to modernize its systems and software capabilities. Join this session to gain insights into the intricacies of defense procurement processes. Attendees will learn about best practices, policy updates, and emerging trends shaping defense acquisition strategies.

  • Removing Barriers by Leveraging Scalable PaaS
    TJ Rowe Second Front

    Connecting commercial and government DevSecOps to accelerate value, removing barriers to both sides through structured and scalable PaaS.

  • Harnessing the Power of Automation, AI, and Machine Learning in DevSecOps and Software Factories
    John Zangardi Redhorse Corporation
    Johnny Wong Veracode

    Join us for a thought-provoking panel discussion as we delve into the world of cutting-edge technologies, automation, AI, and machine learning, and their pivotal role in revolutionizing the landscape of DevSecOps and software factories. Explore how these transformative tools streamline development processes, fortify cybersecurity measures, and enable intelligent decision-making. Uncover challenges and ethical considerations while discovering the immense potential they offer in shaping a sustainable and secure digital future. Don't miss this opportunity to gain insights from industry experts and engage in a dynamic exchange of ideas on harnessing the power of automation, AI, and ML for a successful and resilient tomorrow.

  • Networking Break
  • Postgres for Kubernetes and Cloud - with DataSecOps and DevSecOps

    PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, and performance. PostgreSQL comes with many features aimed to help developers build applications, administrators to protect data integrity and build fault-tolerant environments, and help you manage your data no matter how big or small the dataset. Postgres Containers with Kubernetes Operator empower rapid reliable repeatable automated DB-as-Code.

  • Unleashing DevSecOps Excellence through Securing Software Early
    James "Guideaux" Crocker United States Air Force
    Andrew Fichter US Department of Veterans Affairs
    Matt Schmidt Kasten by Veeam

    In today's rapidly evolving digital landscape, organizations face unprecedented challenges in ensuring the security and reliability of their software systems. The concept of DevSecOps has emerged as a transformative approach that integrates security practices into the software development lifecycles from its inception. During this session, led by industry experts, attendees will gain an understanding of how to fortify their software systems against emerging threats, reduce vulnerabilities, and enhance overall cybersecurity posture.

  • Networking Reception