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Carahsoft Hosts 2017 Adobe Digital Government Technology Conference
November 15 in Washington, D.C.

Michael Hermus, Chief Technology Officer, Department of Homeland Security Invited to Deliver Keynote

RESTON, Va. – November 3, 2017


Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider , is proud to host the 2017 AdobeDigital Government Technology Conference. The one-day conference will feature sessions built to enhance the public sector’s understanding of Adobe solutions for agency projects and missions and will include hands-on sessions for end-users.

Attendees will gain valuable insights into how Adobe is transforming agencies’ processes for securely creating, managing, delivering and optimizing personalized digital experiences across platforms.


Industry and government thought leaders will discuss public sector initiatives and demonstrate Adobe solutions and use cases. The agenda will include presentations from roadmap makers in Adobe Public Sector, discussions from government leaders around digital transformation in the public sector, in-depth user sessions on Adobe solutions that can improve missions and a technology lounge for one-on-one product discussions.

Michael Hermus, Chief Technology Officer for the Department of Homeland Security*, has been invited to deliver the government keynote around his experiences with public sector initiatives and trends. Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn from a panel of public sector leaders. Speakers and session leaders include:

  • ChristenGeiler, Management & Program Analyst, Office of the Assistant of Secretary for Public Affairs, Digital, Health and Human Services
  • KerryLenahan, Digital Services Expert, Department of Veterans Affairs*
  • KarenTerrell, Vice President of Americas Public Sector, Adobe
  • PaulGilbertson, Senior Solutions Consultant, Adobe
  • SteveGottwals, Technical Director, Security Solutions, Adobe
  • MelanieMegregian, Senior Solutions Consultant, Adobe
  • DeanPianta, Solution Manager, Adobe
  • GregReeder, Head of Industry Strategy & Marketing, Government, Adobe
  • YasirSaleem, Senior Solutions Consultant, Adobe
  • ElliotSedegah, Group Product Marketing Manager, AEM Assets, Adobe
  • PatrickSmith, CEO, EnvolveMEDIA LLC
  • TomSuder, Founder, Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC)
  • MichaelTowles, Senior Solutions Consultant, Adobe
  • JeffreyYoung, Solution Consultant Manager, Adobe

*Speaker pending agency approval

This year’s conference is sponsored by 4Point, 6D Global, Eliquo, Emergent, Engage Systems, EnvolveMEDIA, Fig Leaf, Information Analysis Incorporated (IAI), Lima Consulting, SIRC, ThinkB!G.LearnSmart and ThinkSmart.


8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Eastern
Wednesday, November 15, 2017


Washington Marriott Marquis
901 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001


To register, click here. The agenda and more information about the event is available here. The event is complimentary for all government attendees. Call 877-992-3623 or email for more information.

About Carahsoft
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider . As the top-performing GSA Schedule Holder in 2016, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.

The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Symantec, Veritas, Dell, Adobe, F5 Networks, Google Cloud, ServiceNow, Open Source, Micro Focus Government Solutions, SAP, Salesforce, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing and largest firms by CRN, Inc., Forbes, Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO.


Mary Lange