Turning Ideas into Value

Friday - 10/23/2009, 2:20pm EDT

The panel will discuss the process for generating ideas and how to select the best ones to maximize the benefits of innovation. Who do you look to for innovation? What are examples of creating the environment for innovative thinking? How to share ideas in nurturing an ecosystem that encourages innovation and creativity?

Panelists:

Moderator: Chris Dorobek, Co-Anchor, Federal News Radio

Sanjeev Bhagowalia, Chief Information Officer, Department of Interior

Tom Freebairn, Acting Director, USA.gov Technologies, Office of Citizen Services, General Services Administration

Mike Nelson, Visiting Professor, Internet Studies, Georgetown University

Mike Seablom, Head, Software Integration and Visualization Office, Goddard Space Flight Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM; Track 2, Panel 3