• Walter Isaacson to Deliver Keynote At 2nd Annual Government IT Sales Summit

    Best-selling Author and Steve Jobs Biographer to Speak on Technological Innovation 

    McLean, Va, Wednesday, August 26, 2015–immixGroup, Inc. announced today that Walter Isaacson will deliver the keynote address at the 2nd Annual Government IT Sales Summit on Thursday, November 19, in Reston, Virginia. immixGroup, an Arrow company, helps technology companies do business with the government.

    Isaacson is a best-selling author, former editor of TIME magazine, and former CEO of CNN. He will discuss the greatest IT innovators of our time in his keynote address, What Causes Innovation, and share highlights from his New York Times best-selling book, The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution.

    Mr. Isaacson joined TIME in 1978 and served as a political correspondent, national editor, and editor of new media before becoming the magazine’s 14th editor in 1996. He became chairman and CEO of CNN in 2001 and then began his current role as president and CEO of the Aspen Institute in 2003. He is the author of Steve Jobs (2011), Einstein: His Life and Universe (2007), Benjamin Franklin: An American Life (2003), and Kissinger: A Biography (1992), and co-author of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made (1986).

    Isaacson’s keynote is one of 19 sessions throughout the one-day Summit, which will provide actionable information on the public sector IT market from leading government and industry experts. This year’s theme of Navigating the New Normal addresses government budget uncertainties, evolving technology requirements, and new acquisition models to help solution providers, systems integrators, and IT manufacturers grow their public sector sales.

    The Government IT Sales Summit will also provide attendees the opportunity to build and strengthen business alliances and learn about enterprise and emerging technologies at the Networking Reception and Expo Hall. More than 35 technologies will be represented, including those from Brocade, HP, IBM, Intel Security, and Red Hat. The emphasis on advancing government missions through innovative technology reinforces the overarching theme of Isaacson’s keynote address.

    Early bird pricing is available through Friday, October 23. For more information, visit www.GovITSalesSummit.com.

    About immixGroup, Inc.

    immixGroup, an Arrow company, is a value-added distributor that helps technology companies do business with the government. immixGroup enables IT manufacturers and solution providers to grow their public sector business and accelerate the sales cycle. Since 1997, immixGroup has delivered the specialized resources and expertise these companies need to increase their revenue, support their demand creators, and operate efficiently in the complex public sector IT market. Government agencies at the federal, state, and local levels trust immixGroup to provide reliable access to a wide range of enterprise software and hardware products through their preferred contracts and business partners. For more information, contact immixGroup, Inc. at 703.752.0610, via email at info@immixgroup.com, or on the Web at www.immixgroup.com.

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