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Media Alert: Veritas CEO Greg Hughes to Deliver Industry Keynote at CES Government 2020 Conference

What: CES Government 2020 conference
When: January 9-11, 2020
Where: Park MGM Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Who: Greg Hughes, CEO, Veritas
Details: For 15 years, CES Government has gathered together business, government and technology leaders who make a difference in applying innovation to improve the way we govern, work and live.
At CES Government 2020, Greg Hughes, CEO of Veritas, will present the industry keynote, titled “Artificial Intelligence: The Power of Data Integrity,” on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. PT.

Additionally, Veritas Vice President of Public Sector, Kevin Youngquist, will co-moderate an Executive Roundtable on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 3:10 p.m. PT titled “Innovation and Acquisition.” The US Government spends nearly $90 billion on information technology each year. The roundtable will bring together senior government and mission executives and business leaders who make a difference today in the development, sale and utilization of innovative technologies to discuss how it acquires and deploys advanced and innovative technologies which directly affect mission performance and the efficiency of general government operations.

  • Co-Moderators:
    • Jose Arieta – Chief Information Officer, US Department of Health and Human Services
    • Kevin Youngquist – Vice President of Public Sector, Veritas
  • Participants:
    • Anil Cheriyan – Director & Deputy Commissioner, Technology Transformation Services at US Federal Government
    • Jim Gfrerer – Chief Information Officer, US Department of Veterans Affairs
    • Jeannette Lee – Chief Executive Officer, IAAWeb (SWOB)
    • Harrison Smith – Chief Procurement Officer, Internal Revenue Service, US Department of Treasury
    • Tim Smith – President, On Point


About Veritas
Veritas Technologies is a global leader in data protection and availability. Over fifty thousand enterprises—including 99% of the Fortune 100—rely on us to abstract IT complexity and simplify data management. Veritas Enterprise Data Services Platform automates the protection and orchestrates the recovery of data everywhere it lives, ensures 24/7 availability of business-critical applications, and provides enterprises with the insights they need to comply with evolving data regulations. With a reputation for reliability at scale and a deployment model to fit any need, Veritas supports more than 500 data sources and over 150 storage targets, including 60 clouds. Learn more at Follow us on Twitter at @veritastechllc.

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