Thursday briefings and mentorship

Our morning was dedicated to some of the more technical aspects of working with the government as our guests from Amazon Web Services joined us. Keith Brooks, Director of Business Development for AWS, spoke to GovCloud and some of the most recent compliance trends in the government space.

Keith Brooks, AWS

Keith Brooks, AWS

This afternoon we heard from Brenna Krieger of the Department of Energy, speaking about the Technology to Market program, and several of the companies were able to get some time to sit with her individually. 

Brenna Krieger, Energy, and Kevin Barrow, MARK Labs. 

Brenna Krieger, Energy, and Kevin Barrow, MARK Labs. 

Following Brenna was Corey Harrison, co-founder of Defense Digital Services, who spoke proudly of his "SWAT team of nerds" and some of the incredible challenges they're taking on at the Department of Defense. 

Corey Harrison, in official Defense Digital hoodie. 

Corey Harrison, in official Defense Digital hoodie.