Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Council Programs and Events

Women in Federal IT & Cyber Conference

The Chief Information Officer (CIO) Council is excited to announce the 2020 Women in Federal Information Technology (IT) and Cyber Conference will be held on February 20, 2020 at the General Services Administration (GSA) in downtown Washington, D.C.

The 3rd Annual Women in Federal IT and Cyber Conference brings together the nation’s top federal IT executives to celebrate the success of women thriving in today’s federal technology industry. The conference will feature speakers and panelists from across industry who will share their experiences and advice on career paths in IT. The conference aims to inspire and motivate more women to embark on careers in IT, building a diverse federal workforce and federal IT community.

As demonstrated by the President’s Management Agenda, building and maintaining a diverse workforce with modern technology skills is a key priority, and the CIO Council is committed to supporting these efforts.

When: Thursday, February 20, 2020, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Where: The General Services Administration, Auditorium, 1800 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20405. The GSA Auditorium - is conveniently located near the White House closest to the Farragut West Metro station on the Blue, Orange, and Silver lines.

Who: Opening session will be open to the Public. In person attendance is limited to individuals who are registered. The event will be streamed live on GSA’s YouTube channel, for those who would like to participate virtually.

Register for the Women in IT & Cyber Conference
*Federal employees with a .gov or .mil email address only

Background Information:

March 2018 - The first Women in Federal IT Conference at USDA; Title: Women in Federal IT & Cyber

June 2014 - The second Women in Federal IT Conference at the Institute of Peace; Title: The Significance of her Perspective