Aquilent to Present 6 Steps to Agency Innovation in Spotlight Session at Nextgov Prime 2014

NASA’s Roopangi Kadakia and Aquilent’s Mark Pietrasanta will present information to help federal IT leaders clear the biggest hurdles to innovation and achieve mission success

LAUREL, Md.--()--Aquilent, a recognized leading provider of Mobile, Web, Cloud and Portal solutions shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government, will present a Spotlight Session at the upcoming Nextgov Prime 2014 government information technology (IT) conference. This year’s event is being held September 8-9 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C.

Titled “Gov2020—Embracing the art of possible,” the conference will focus on emerging technologies that will help shape the future of technology within the federal government.



        Nextgov Prime 2014


“Gov2020—Embracing the art of possible”


Aquilent Spotlight Session: “Clearing the Hurdles to Agency Innovation: 6 Steps to Success”



Ronald Reagan Building


1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW


Washington, DC 20004



September 8-9, 2014


Aquilent Spotlight Session: Monday, September 8; 10:55 – 11:35 a.m.


Presented by NASA Web Services Executive Roopangi Kadakia and Aquilent Chief Technology Officer Mark Pietrasanta, the session will focus on helping federal IT managers overcome a range of hurdles, from procurement and user focus to cloud and security, so they can successfully reach constituents. The presentation will include a six-step roadmap for agencies to follow to overcome these challenges and lead them to innovation, as well as direct insights into how this approach can benefit federal agencies.

"Federal IT managers are faced with dozens of hurdles every day when trying to implement digital communications and technology strategies that can quickly derail the project,” Pietrasanta said. “Our goal is to present a solid, strategy-based solution that IT managers can begin implementing tomorrow.”

For more information go to If attending the event, please visit Aquilent in the Main Hall.

About Aquilent

Aquilent is the recognized leader in Mobile and Digital Strategy, Web Content Management, Cloud Computing and Portals, shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government. We help our customers exceed the expectations of the new Digital Government initiative by delivering transformative solutions that emphasize efficiency and mobility, and significantly enhance citizen engagement. In addition, our proven approach to helping customers achieve the federal government’s Cloud First policy combines technology strategy and managed services to create a roadmap for long term success.

Aquilent, a 2014 Inc. 500/5000 company, has been recognized as a Washington Post “Top Workplaces”, five times named one of the “Best Places to Work” by the Washington Business Journal, twice named an Amazon AWS Advanced Premier Consulting Partner, twice honored as a Government Contracting Firm of the Year by the Tech Council of MD, selected as a Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards “Contractor of the Year“ honoree and chosen as a “2013 Top Workplace” by The Baltimore Sun. Our commitment to deliver tangible results that meet our customers’ mission objectives is underscored by our 4-Point Aquilent Advantage™, combining strategic vision and reliable execution. To learn more about Aquilent, visit, and follow us @Aquilent.


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Aquilent to Present Spotlight Session at Nextgov Prime 2014: “Clearing the Hurdles to Agency Innovation: 6 Steps to Success”.


Mainstay Information Solutions for Aquilent
Caryn Fox, 703-862-0078