What is COVITS?
COVITS is the familiar name for the Commonwealth of Virginia Innovative Technology Symposium. This event now is in its 16th year. It is a valued annual gathering of Virginia's government IT leaders.
COVITS provides a practical glimpse into the future of government IT solutions. Attendees focus on strategic direction. The event features inspiring speakers, relevant breakout sessions and a marketplace of innovative tools.
"Information technology is extremely important to the Commonwealth of Virginia and our effort to restructure and reform government operations. I encourage you to participate in the 2013 Commonwealth of Virginia's Innovative Technology Symposium (COVITS), the state's preeminent forum for collaboration and participation in government technology. We hope you can attend this year's event!"- Bob McDonnell, Governor, Commonwealth of Virginia
"The one chance each year for state and local technology professionals to gather in one place is upon us again. COVITS is the premier forum for collaboration and idea sharing in government technology. More than ever these partnerships and cross-boundary relationships are needed to continue to move the Commonwealth forward. We look forward to seeing you at this 16th Annual COVITS!"- Jim Duffey, Secretary of Technology of Virginia
"When government and business work together, we discover new and exciting ways to serve Virginia's citizens. COVITS offers both public and private sector interests a venue to share ideas, discuss business needs and collaborate on how best to maximize tax payer dollars. We value the business sponsors of this event and appreciate their support of our efforts to serve the public. COVITS exemplifies the spirit of partnership, and I look forward to seeing you at this year's event."- Sam Nixon, Chief Information Officer, Commonwealth of Virginia
Who should attend?
If you influence or participate in technology decisions or implementations at any level, you will find benefit in attending this showcase of cutting edge technological innovations.