RevTechX 2018

Future Technologies for a Better Government

Date: May 16-17, 2018

8am - 5pm

Location: Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA

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Founding Members

Speaker Highlights

  • Darrell Steinberg

    City of Sacramento
    Darrell Steinberg is the Mayor of Sacramento and was the Senate President pro Tempore in the California Legislature. He is one of Sacramento’s most accomplished public servants,
  • Nathana Obrien Sharma

    Program Director, Faculty Affairs Policy, Law, Ethics
    Singularity University
    Nathana O'Brien Sharma is the Program Director for Faculty Affairs at Singularity University. She's also faculty in Law, Policy, Ethics and Blockchain, where she writes and speaks
  • Biren Gandhi

    CEO Speak to IoT and Former Head of Drone Program at Cisco
    Biren Gandhi is an executive leader focused on identifying key technology trends and accelerating their adoption through acquisitions, development or partnering. He has built a successful track
  • Randy Iwasaki

    Executive Director
    Contra Costa Transportation Authority
    Randell "Randy" Iwasaki is the Executive Director of the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA). Iwasaki was appointed by the CCTA Board on April 16, 2010.In his role as Executive Director, he
  • Jonathan Reichental, Ph.D

    City of Palo Alto
    For over 25 years, Dr. Jonathan Reichental has been successfully helping organizations leverage the value of information and communications technology to solve business problems, increase effectiveness, and
  • Marsali Hancock

    President and CEO
    EP3 Foundation
    As a nonprofit executive, Marsali Hancock has twenty years of experience working with leading national and international policy leaders, top-ranked Fortune 100 companies like Google, AT&T, Verizon,
  • Bill Otterbeck

    DCHS and CDPH CA-MMIS Assistant Deputy Director
    CA Department of Health Care Services
    Mr. Otterbeck is the Assistant Deputy Director at the California Medicaid Management Information System Division of Department of Health Care Services. He is responsible for administering all aspects of
  • Tobin Richardson

    President and CEO
    Zigbee Alliance
    Mr. Tobin J. M. Richardson serves as the Chief Executive Officer at ZigBee Alliance since February 2013 and also serves as its President. Mr. Richardson served the
  • Kirk McKinzie

    Cosumnes Fire Department
    SMART Fire Department Program - Develop systems for public education, life safety marketing, firefighter training and emergency response operations. Coordinate with regional, national and global leaders in
  • Romeo Durscher

    Director of Public Safety
    Born in Switzerland, Romeo Durscher moved to San Jose, CA to work on a NASA space mission. After almost 13 years of working on NASA’s Solar
  • Travis Allen

    California’s 72nd Assembly District
    Travis Allen has represented California’s 72nd Assembly District since 2012. Before joining the Assembly, Travis owned a small business helping people

Improving Operational Functionality Through Future Innovation

Technology Innovation is moving at a relentless pace as breakthroughs occur almost daily in fields like Robotics, Nano Technology, Communications, and the Internet of Things.New methods of using these discoveries are showing up in Applications like Drones, Autonomous Vehicles, Virtual Reality, Cloud Computing, and Data Analytics. New methods of combatting Cyber Attacks using Machine Learning and increasing the speed of Operational Decision making using Artificial Intelligence are accelerating the pace in which the World works, and that Government needs to react.

This forum will focus on understanding the benefits, the applicability, the challenge of adoption, and the effective management of these disrupting technologies and the change that comes with them. By bringing together thought leaders from all facets of the Private and the Public Sector, this forum will create an opportunity for idea sharing, collaborative strategy development, and the creation of Communities of Interest. The goal will be to demonstrate these new ideas and capabilities, so Government can prepare to leverage them to better serve the People of California.

This Forum’s Areas of Focus will include:

• The Implications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning on Society

• The Social Implications of Robotics, Autonomous Vehicles, and Automated Systems

• Leveraging Drone Technologies in Public Safety, Agriculture, Construction, and Emergency Response

• Emerging Technologies that are Operation Specific

• A World in Which Everything Talks to Everything

• Ubiquitous Information Access – Making Data Available anywhere at any time

• Mastering Data Science for Decision Making at the Speed of Need

• The Future of Privacy and Cyber Security Strategies

• VR/AR for Training, Workforce Development, Constituent Communication and Program/Service Marketing 


Event Description

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Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA
1600 Exposition Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95815

Government Partners

CA Dept of Corrections & Rehabilitation

CA Dept of Food and Ag

CA Dept of Health Care Services

CA Dept of Motor Vehicles

CA Dept of Transportation


CA Highway Patrol

CA Natural Resources Agency

CA State Seal


Citrus Heights Police Department

City of Palo Alto

City of Stockton

Contra Costa Transportation Authority

Covered California

Governor's Office of Business & Economic Development

Powerhouse Science Center

Sacramento Economic Council

Sacramento Metro Chamber

Singularity University

State of California

What People Are Saying...

  • “I thought it was very positive, and helped us to look at possibilities rather than obstacles. It was inspiring.”

    — CA Dept of Water Resources, Government Transformation 2016

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