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PTI Webinar Series - Hot Tech: Trends and Opportunities for Local Government

The PTI Webinar Series is presented by CompTIA’s Public Technology Institute (PTI) in association with the National Governors Association (NGA), the National League of Cities (NLC) and NASCIO.

The sixth installment of our series will feature technology industry experts sharing brief overviews of how local governments are using or exploring emerging technologies in a lightning presentation format. Following the presentations, the industry experts will discuss the impact these technologies are having on service delivery and operations today and the potential for long-lasting impact for years to come.

Experts from Oracle, Hewlett Packard, Equinix, Concordus Applications, Performance Drone Works, Strategy of Things, and Software AG Government Solutions will all present on this webinar.


Time: 3:00 p.m. (ET)

This session will cover the following topics:
• Artificial intelligence (AI)
• Big Data
• Drones
• Smart Cities
• The Internet of Things (IoT)


Conversational AI-Assisted Local Governance
Uday Tatiraju
Tech Lead, Principal Software Engineer

AI in Local Government: Are You Ready? 
Manoj Suvarna
Business Leader, HPC & AI, North America
Hewlett Packard

AI Data Marketplaces for Smart Cities
Kaladhar Voruganti
Vice President, Technology Innovation

Disruptive Innovation to Tackle Pandemics (and Other Similar Situations)
Neeraj Satija
Concordus Applications

Emerging UAS Technology
Michael Carlson
Director of Business Development
Performance Drone Works

Using Smart City Technologies to Create Safe Spaces for Government Workers to Return to the Office
Benson Chan
Senior Partner
Strategy of Things

Government Integration Hub and the Integration of IT Systems
David Taylor
Vice President, SLED Government Solutions
Software AG Government Solutions

Learn More About All Sessions in this Series Here

 Please contact Dale Bowen at [email protected]

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Fast Facts

  • $2 trillion – Estimated direct economic impact of the U.S. tech industry, representing 8.8% of the national economy.

  • 582,000 – Number of tech business establishments in the U.S.

  • 9.1 million – U.S. net tech employment at the end of 2022.

  • 286,400 – Estimated number of new technology jobs added in the U.S. in 2022.

  • 4.1 million – Number of postings by U.S. employers for tech job openings during 2022.