Northern Virginia Technology Council Announces Second Annual Artificial Intelligence Summit

Virtual Summit will host public and private sector leaders and engage with national audience

HERNDON, Va. (June 10, 2020) —The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) today announced its second-annual Impact AI Summit will take place on June 15 – 18, 2020. Out of concerns for the greater community’s safety, the Impact AI Summit will be held virtually with four days of engaging and educational sessions.

The summit will bring together technology experts making advancements in artificial intelligence from both the public and private sectors in the region. Attendees learn from panel discussions on how AI impacts society with topics on content bias, medicine, leadership, intellectual property, professional sports, and more. Summit attendees will hear from two distinguished keynote speakers.

  • Samuel J. Gordy, General Manager and Chief Strategy Officer for the Public and Federal Market at IBM Corporation will speak on Monday June 15, 2020.
  • Ben Snively, Principal Solutions Architect in Data Science at Amazon Web Services (AWS) will give the keynote on Tuesday June 16.

“NVTC’s Impact AI Summit is a wonderful opportunity to showcase the advancement of artificial intelligence technology and its impact on both society and specifically the technology community here in the National Capital region,” said Bobbie Kilberg, President and CEO of NVTC. “The virtual setting this year poses a unique opportunity to invite and engage with technology leaders across the country. With participation from the public and private sectors, this event provides a unique platform for attendees to learn, collaborate, and network with leaders driving innovation.”

Panels will include speakers from organizations like Accenture, Amazon Web Services, the British Embassy, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, COVID19 Project for Federation of American Scientists, Dovel Technologies, EDGY Inc., George Mason University, IBM, ICF, Kungfu.AI, Marymount University, Monumental Sports and Entertainment, National Institutes of Standards in Technology, Northern Virginia Community College, Oblon, Perspecta, SAIC, Scoop News Group, The National White Collar Crime Center, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Virginia Tech, William & Mary, Wilson Center and more.

Delivering engaging insights, providing access to globally recognized experts and offering superior educational value to the greater technology community, the summit will allow participants to connect with executives and decision makers from across the globe.

For more information on the event and the full agenda, please visit


Kara Mauceri
Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC)
(301) 775-3322

Lexie Janney
Merritt Group
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About the Northern Virginia Technology Council
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As one of the largest technology councils in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations, and governmental agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 350,000 employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in providing its technology community with networking and educational events; specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas; and the NVTC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that supports the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative and other priorities within Virginia's technology community. Visit NVTC at Follow us @NoVaTechCouncil.