September 23

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When the COVID-19 pandemic hit communities throughout the country, state and local governments turned to data to track the virus, allocate resources and provide crucial information to the public. Now, those same tactics can be used to determine how and when to safely reopen local economies. On Sept. 23rd, Government Technology and Tableau are joining together for a fast-paced webcast on how rethinking the way data is consumed and shared can drive better decision-making and positively impact recovery efforts. Register now to:

  • Hear real-life examples of how states and localities are using data to make more informed public health decisions
  • Learn why it’s critical to build a data culture and how to do so
  • Discover how data analytics can help bring transparency to the reopening process


Graham Stroman

Graham Stroman

Vice President of Sales, SLED, Tableau

Graham Stroman is the Vice President of Sales for the National State & Local Government and Education Sales team. Graham has spent 25+ years of experience in the technology industry in the areas of Analytics, Big Data, Enterprise Asset Management, Mobile & Cloud Computing Solutions. He is passionate about helping government agencies see and understand their data.

Dewand Neely

Dewand Neely — Moderator

Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government and former CIO for the state of Indiana

Dewand is the Chief Operating Officer for Eleven Fifty Academy. He spends every day helping the Academy to realize its mission which is to transform the lives of individuals and communities through the discovery of purpose, development of values, immersive relevant 21st century skill training and thoughtful community programs. Previously, Neely spent 15 years serving in State Government, with the last 4 years of his state tenure as Director of the Indiana Office of Technology and the State Chief Information Officer. A role he was appointed to by both Governor Mike Pence and Governor Eric Holcomb. He has held executive committee and director roles on the board for the National Association of State Chief Information Officers and served as an external advisory board member for the Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security. He is currently a foundation board member for Goodwill. Neely received his undergraduate degree from Purdue University’s School of Technology and his MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.