eGlobalTech Senior Vice President Speaks on Big Data and Cyber Security
ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Branko Primetica, Senior Vice President of eGlobalTech (eGT), was recently invited by the Department of State, Office of Public Diplomacy, to give a series of lectures on Big Data and Cyber Security in Serbia andMontenegro. The Office of Public Diplomacy seeks to expand and strengthen the relationship between the people and Government ofthe United States and citizens of the rest of the world.
Mr. Primetica presented big data implementation methodologies, related cyber security impacts, as well as cutting-edge programs to a high-level government conference. The objective of this presentation was to describe a practical approach of how big data programs and solutions can be leveraged to improve the quality and efficiency of public services. In addition, he presented at InfoFest Montenegro, one of the largest Information Technology (IT) conferences on the Balkan Peninsula, gathering both government and industry representatives from across the region. The trip also included consultations with several government ministers and officials regarding eGovernment modernization and cyber security, as well as collaborative outreach sessions at the University of Belgrade, the University of Novi Sad, and American Cultural Centers.
eGT is leader in developing and deploying both Big Data and Open Data solutions supporting healthcare and disaster management efforts for the U.S. Government. In addition, eGT supports forward-looking innovative cyber security programs for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
eGlobalTech (eGT) is a woman-owned management consulting and IT solutions firm based in Arlington, Virginia. eGT supports multiple federal customers including the Departments of Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, State, Education, Labor, Energy, the General Services Administration, and Defense. For more information, please visit www.eglobaltech.com.
A Princeton PhD, was a US diplomat for over 20 years, mostly in Eastern Europe, and was promoted to the Senior Foreign Service in 1997. For the Open World Leadership Center, he speaks with
its delegates from Europe/Eurasia on the topic, "E Pluribus Unum? What Keeps the United States United." Affiliated with Georgetown University for over ten years, he shares ideas with students about public diplomacy.
The papers of his deceased father -- poet and diplomat John L. Brown -- are stored at Georgetown University Special Collections at the Lauinger Library. They are manuscript materials valuable to scholars interested in post-WWII U.S.-European cultural relations.
This blog is dedicated to him, Dr. John L. Brown, a remarkable linguist/humanist who wrote in the Foreign Service Journal (1964) -- years before "soft power" was ever coined -- that "The CAO [Cultural Affairs Officer] soon comes to realize that his job is really a form of love-making and that making love is never really successful unless both partners are participating."