Professional Development & Continuing Education Programs

Livestreaming at HU

Summits, Conferences, and Trainings: You’ll find it all catalogued below.

"Morning Keynote: Rethinking Transformation"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Jason Little

"High-Performing Teams: Want to Watch One in Action? Absolutely!"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Bryan Miles, Pliant Solutions LLC.

"Change Management in Government: Matching Transformation Speed with Leadership Decision Making"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Chad Jones; Stephanie Gore, KPMG

"The Organization as Patient…"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Tim Pettry, Cleveland Clinic

"State of Michigan Lean Tools & Methods"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Melissa Castro, State of Michigan

"Afternoon Keynote: Public and Private Sector Lean Transformation"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Jeff Fuchs, Maryland World Class Consortia

"Exploring Automation Strategies and Frameworks: What Should Your Team Be Using?"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Max Saperstone, Coveros

"An Outcome Measurement Model: Is Your Agile Adoption Moving The Needle?"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Michael McCalla, Achieving Agility

"Lean & Agile Enterprise Frameworks: Using SAFe 4.5 to Transform a Healthcare Portfolio"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | David Rico, NewWave

"A Federal Path to Agility: The USCIS Story of Evolutionary Change"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Melinda Solomon; Nate Conroy, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

"Value Stream Mapping in Agile"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Leila Rao, AgileXtended

"Chart Your Course Through a Scaled Agile Transformation"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Lisa Schlecht, Recharted Territory

"Improving Patient Experience Through Lean Concepts"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Kalyan Pasupathy, Mayo Clinic

"Making the Invisible Visible: Implementing Customer-focused Visual Management for Performance Improvement"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Robert Carr & Beverly Hudson, Department of General Services

"Business Agility: Empowering Organizational Effectiveness with Agile Marketing"

Agile Lean Summit – Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | Maria Matarelli

"NBA Scheduling: A Real-World Case Study of Modern Delivery & Agile In Action"

Agile Lean Summit – Monday, May 1, 2017 KPMG Peter Wilhelm Managing Director

"Real World Agile Transformations: A CIO's Perspective"

Agile Lean Summit – Monday, May 1, 2017 IBM Brigitte Sollie Subject Matter Expert, Cloud and Cognitive Division

"Be A Hero To Your Team: Make Agile - Collaboration!"

Agile Lean Summit – Monday, May 1, 2017 Deloitte & Touche, LLP Ankan Mitra Manager

"In the Trenches: Transforming State Government Through Lean"

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Panel Sec. Curt Topper, Secretary of the Department of General Services, CoPA ; Robert Carr, Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Department of General Services, CoPA ; Dan Hansen, Lean Champion & Director of Continuous Process Improvement, CoPA

"Commonalities of Agile and DevOps Transformation for Large Teams and Organizations"

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Northrop Grumman Suzette Johnson, Agile Center of Excellence Lead

"From DOD to Agile"

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Intelliquip.com Jon Kern, Manager of Strategic Products

"The Future of Agile - According to the Manifesto Authors"

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Elsevier Ryan Lockard, S/W Manager

Panel Discussion

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Panel

"Managing Software Delivery in the Super Nova: A Story of Practical Agile Scaling"

Agile Lean Summit Monday, May 1, 2017 Scrum.org Dave West, CEO/Product Owner

"The Future of Informatics, Advanced Analytics and Healthcare"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | National Science Foundation (NSF) | Wendy Nilsen, Director

"Using Value Analytics at Johns Hopkins Medicine"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Johns Hopkins Medicine | Ken Lee, Director of Value Analytics

"Health Analytics: How Cognitive Analytics Are Transforming Patient Care"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Deloitte Consulting | Don Hoag, Senior Manager

"Transforming Care Delivery through Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Mayo Clinic | Kalyan Pasupathy, Associate Professor & Scientific Director

"Rx for Better Health: Integrated Data and Analytics"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Optum | Scott Dunn, Director, Health and Human Services Solutions

"Making Data Matter: Advanced Analytics Are Driving the Value-Based Care Transformation"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Capital Blue Cross; Geneia | Mark Caron, Executive Vice President of Business Platforms and Solutions; CEO

"Outcome-Based Health Care Powered by Visual Analytics Platform"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Tableau | Helen Xing, Government and Education Strategic Alliances Leader

"Building a Culture of Health from Data to Policy"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Robert Wood Johnson (RWJ) Foundation | John Lumpkin, Senior Vice President of Programs

"The Rules of Engagement for Successful Analytics"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Select Medical | Brian Rusignuolo, CIO

"Population Health Analytics Strategies: User-centered Design, Interactive Visualization, and the Ecosystem of Data around the U.S."

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Katherine Marconi, University of Maryland System Schools; Greg Walsh, University of Baltimore

"Communicating the Story to Others Using Visual Aids"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Select Medical | Erica Hill, Manager of Health Analytics

"Where Is Healthcare Analytics Headed?"

Healthcare Analytics Summit – Friday, December 8, 2017 | Harrisburg University | Glenn Mitchell, Professor of Healthcare Informatics; Rand Ford, Director and Professor of Analytics

"The Art and Science of Measuring the Value of Analytics"

Data Analytics Summit III – Thursday, March 9, 2017 IBM Christian Toft-Nielsen Vice President, Chief Analytics Office

"Analysis of the First Presidential Debate Using SAS Text Analytics"

Data Analytics Summit III – Thursday, March 9, 2017 SAS Andre de Waal Senior Analytical Consultant

"Letting Data Tell the Story"

Data Analytics Summit III – Thursday, March 9, 2017 SAS Jeremy Racine Healthcare Director

"The Data and Analytics Trust Gap"

Data Analytics Summit III – Thursday, March 9, 2017 KPMG Wilds Ross Principal

"Mission Analytics: Data-Driven Decision Making in Government"

Data Analytics Summit III – Thursday, March 9, 2017 Deloitte & Touche, LLP Peter Viechnicki Strategic Analysis Manager

"SAS Viya Data Mining and Machine Learning"

Data Analytics Summit III – Friday, March 10, 2017 SAS Andre de Waal Senior Analytical Consultant

"Is it Finally Time to Disempower Powerpoint?"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Charles Palmer Executive Director of Center for Advanced Entertainment & Learning at HU

"Processing and Visualizing Large Spatial Datasets"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Albert Sarvis Assistant Professor of Geospatial Technology and Project Management

"Path-to-Purchase Analytics Using a Data Lake and Spark"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Caserta Concepts Joe Caserta CEO and Founder

"Open-Source Visualization with R: Extending the Impact of the Data Scientist"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 WildFig Kevin Purcell Chief Data Scientist

"Answering Hard Healthcare Questions with Data"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Geneia Fred Rahmanian Chief Technology Officer

"Analytics + Intuition = Success"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Jay Liebowitz Distinguished Chair of Applied Business and Finance

"The Importance of Master Data Management in Creating an Analytics Culture"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Stephen Penn Associate Professor of Analytics

"The Secret War on Data Analytics"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Rand Ford Program Director and Professor of Analytics

"Lunch Session"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Panel Discussion

"The Communications Layer"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Harrisburg University Glenn Mitchell Professor of Healthcare Informatics

"Data-Driven Everything: Leveraging Data to Drive Better Decisions, Greater Economic Impact and Higher Community Engagement"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Socrata Saf Rabah Chief Product Officer

"5 Steps to (Measurable) Analytics Excellence"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Cloudera Frank Saffoori Business Strategist

"Frameworks for Creating Influential Results"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Select Medical Amanda Dawson Director of Research

"How Tableau Helps People See and Understand Their Data"

Data Analytics Summit III – Friday, March 10, 2017 Tableau Software Justin Zumbano Account Manager

"Soft Metrics of Well-Being Cannot Be Ignored"

Data Analytics Summit III Thursday, March 9, 2017 Gallup Jon Clifton Managing Partner

Code4PA – Nov. 4, 2017 | There were 20 teams split between the Harrisburg University main campus and HU Philly branch location. 99 competitors comprised these teams, and 8 teams walked away with awards and special recognition. You will find the teams, their presentations, and their pitch decks here.

"Cybersecurity Threat Assessment and Leadership Responsibility to Mitigate Risk"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | KPMG | Ron Plesco, Principal

"How Best to Assess Cyber Risk for Your Organization"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Deloitte | Julie Bernard, Principal

"Guarding Against Typical Hacker Techniques Like Phishing and Ransomware"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Unisys | Tom Patterson, Chief Trust Officer

"Using Threat Intelligence to Efficiently Mitigate Risks"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Level 3 | Chris Richter, Senior Vice President Security

"Best Practices in Secure Software Development"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | IBM | Jim Boyles, Cyber Security Architect

"An Architectural Approach to Assure Effective Cybersecurity"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Cisco | Peter Romness, Cybersecurity Solutions Lead

"Securing Applications While Saving Time and Money"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | CoPA: Infrastructure & Economic Development Delivery Center | Mike Patterson, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

"Zero Trust: Securing Virtualized Systems"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | VMWare | Matthew Schneider, Senior Director US Public Sector

"Securing Applications in the Cloud"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Accenture | Lalit Ahluwalia, Director North America Security Lead

"Data Breaches - Career Ending Events for Many"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 KPMG Ron Plesco, Principal and the National Lead of the KPMG Cyber Investigations Practice

"Are State Governments Better Prepared in 2016?"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 Deloitte & Touche, LLP Srini Subramanian, Risk Advisory Services Leader, State Government

"Global Best Practices for Organizations to Emulate?"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 Unisys Tom Patterson, Chief Trust Officer

"Your Sensitive Data Has Been Stolen. Now What?"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 Deloitte & Touche, LLP John Gelinne, Managing Director ; John Johnson,
Senior Manager

"Are There Emerging Technologies That Will Keep Our Data More Secure?"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 Vmware Matthew G. Schneider Senior Director, US Public Sector, Network and Security

"Data Breach Investigation Report"

Cybersecurity Awareness Summit – Thursday, October 20, 2016 Verizon Enterprise Solutions Kevin Long Managing Principal, GSS Labs

"Smart Cities - A Fad or Reality?"

Smart Cities Summit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 KPMG Stephen Beatty Head Cities Global Center of Excellence ; Alan Mitchell, Executive Director Cities Global Center of Excellence

"Re-thinking the 'Smart City': How to be successful"

Smart Cities Summit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Accenture Salomon S. Salinas Managing Director, Global Lead

"Computer-Aided Planning for Smart Towns and Small Islands"

Smart Cities Summit Tuesday, April 18, 2017 SIDS Amjad Umar Chief Architect and Director of the United Nations Small Islands and Developing States (SIDS) Partnership, Professor and Director of the Information Systems Engineering and Management (ISEM) program

"Geographic Information Systems Role Within the IoT (Internet of Things) and the Smart City Space"

Smart Cities Summit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Microsoft Deb Oberly IoT Solution Specialist, Global Black Belt Team

"Human-Centric Approach of Smart Communities"

Smart Cities Summit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Verizon Majid Khan Managing Director, Verizon Smart Communities and Venues

"Using Analytics to Unravel Complex Social Issues"

Smart Cities Summit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 SAS Jennifer Robinson Director of Local Government Solutions

"Harnessing the Power of Smart Design to Solve Healthcare Challenges"

Smart Cities Summit Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Johns Hopkins Youseph Yazdi Executive Director, Johns Hopkins

"ArcGIS Demonstration"

Smart Cities Summit Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Demonstration

"San Diego: A Global Smart City"

Smart Cities Summit Tuesday, April 18, 2017 EDC Vincent E. Mudd “Past Chairman, San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) Managing Partner, Carrier Johnson + CULTURE”

"Opening Remarks"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | CoPA | John MacMillan, Deputy Secretary for Information Technology and CIO

"Supporting Citizens in the Digital Age: What Should a Government IT Professional Do?"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Unisys | Mark Forman, Global Head, VO and General Manager of Public Sector

"Shared Services Transformation Panel"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | CoPA | Stacey White – Facilitator, Shared Servies Program Manager | Rosa Lara, Director | Jim Weaver, CTO | Erik Avakian, CISO | Sean Crager, CIO | Michael DeMatt, CIO

"Maturing the BRM Capability"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Business Relationship Management Institute | Gerry Robinson, Chair of Executive Council

"Adding AI to Your Applications with Azure Cognitive Services"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Microsoft | Philip Coachman, Cloud Solution Architect – Data and AI

"Leveraging ITIL to Navigate the Evolving Role of Tech & Ops"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Hawtrey, Inc. | Rick Hawtrey, CEO – ITIL Expert

"Yes, You can Have Security and Trust in the Cloud - Here's How"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Microsoft | Diana Kelley, Cybersecurity Field CTO

"Digital Transformation: Quenching the Insatiable Digital Citizen"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Deloitte Digital | Andy Main, Principal

"Aligning Business Mission with Results: Business Capacity Modeling on IT Projects"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Gartner Consulting | Christine Pascarella, Vice President | Vimal Sharma, Senior Director

"No-Code Application Development and the Citizen Developer"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | CitizenDeveloper | Cal Fuerst, VP of Sales and Operations

"How the Software Designed Datacenter Can Help Organizations Achieve Agility in a Hybrid Cloud World"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | VMWare | Jim Silvera, Product Management – Evangelist/Strategist

"Top Cyber Trends for 2018"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | CenturyLink | Robert Anderson, Principal Cyber Security Architect

"New IT Operating Model for Digital Transformation"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Pennsylvania Treasury Department | PN Narayanan, Chief Information Officer

"Case Study: How the State of Georgia PMO Implemented an Innovative Governance Process/Tool Saving Millions of Dollars and Improving Services to its Citizens"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Strategere Consulting | Phil Weinzimer, President

"Interfacing with Today's Constituents"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Nolinio, LLC | Greg Buckwalter, CEO

"The IT Organization of the Future"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Business Relationship Management Institute | Gerry Robinson, Chair of Executive Council

"Cyber Crime Awareness Training For Executives"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Business Relationship Management Institute | Gerry Robinson, Chair of Executive Council

"Giving the Internet of Things a Voice"

PA TechCon – Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Business Relationship Management Institute | Gerry Robinson, Chair of Executive Council

"Securing Sensitive Data, Database Protection, and Encryption Methods"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 IBM Russell Schaefer Senior Managing Consultant

"Legacy Modernization"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Deloitte Consulting, LLP Sundhar Sekhar Principal

"Applying Risk Management Practices"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Unisys Jack Koons Industry Director, Unisys Global Security Solutions ; IBM Greg Nowak Senior Managing Consultant

Keynote: "Innovation"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 CoPA Jon MacMillian Deputy Secretary for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, Comonwealth of Pennsylvania

"Security Data Analytics as a Guide for Intruder Hunting"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Level (3) Bruce Roton Senior Director, Security Solutions Architecture

"Continuous Process Improvement (CPI)/Lean"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Panel Sharon Ward, Director of Transformation, Innovation, Management & Efficiency, Governor’s Office ; Eric Cole, Project Manager, Department of General Services, Information Technology Office ; Thomas Sheives, Executive Director, Agile Lean Center at Harrisburg University

"Case Studies in Internal Security Threats"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Cisco Peter Romness US Public Sector Cybersecurity Solutions Lead

"Everything You Wanted to Know About the State Geospatial Coordinating Board"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Panel Sean Crager, CIO, PA Department of Environmental Protection ; Steve Aux, CIO, PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources ; Kevin M. Eaton, GIS Coordinator, County of Franklin, PA

"Effective IT Governance Approaches"

PA TechCon – Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Panel Dave Naisby, CIO, Department of Labor & Industry ; Sandra Patterson, CIO, PA Department of Human Services, Aging & Insurance

"Modern Experiences for the Agile and Mobile-first Enterprise"

PA TechCon Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Cisco Catalina Kowal Collaboration Sales Specialist

"Office 365 and How it will Change the Way We Work"

PA TechCon Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Microsoft Ken Rucci Cloud Success Manager for State and Local Government

"Developing a Simple One-Page Business Case"

PA TechCon Wednesday, May 3, 2017 KPMG Carl Marsh Director, CIO ; Kyle Bodt Strategist, Experience Design and Engineering Advisory ; Cisco Carl Heininger Systems Engineer Manager

"Data Privacy Day Lunch & Learn"

Panel Discussion with GTI Sponsors | January 2018

"App Developers: Critical to an Organization's Cyber Security Strategy"

Community Forum July 2017 Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Orrstown Financial Services Andrew Linn SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

"Innovation Series #1"

GTI Forum: Blockchain & Bitcoin |  January 2018 | IBM & Deloitte

"The Innovation Challenge: Leading IT Today with an Eye on the Future"

Community Forum April 2018 Accenture, Rick Webb, Managing Director