The Board’s systems speaker series is an ongoing effort to help educate the public about Social Security’s IT modernization.
May 21, 2021 – Modernizing Legacy IT Systems
On Friday afternoon, May 21, from 10 am to 12 pm EDT, the Board will host its third systems speaker series event on IT legacy modernization. Kevin C. Walsh, the Director of IT and Cybersecurity at the Government Accountability Office, and Robert Klopp, Owner/Principal Consultant at Skyland Digital Services and former Deputy Commissioner for Systems and Chief Information Officer at Social Security, will present.
March 26, 2021 – Digital Identity
Phil Lam, Executive Director of Identity at the General Services Administration, presented on the Federal government’s approach to digital identity as a shared service, including the status of login.gov. Blake Hall, Co-Founder and CEO of ID.me presented on the identity authentication approach currently used by Social Security.
January 21, 2021 – Historical Overview of Social Security’s IT Systems
Dr. Renny DiPentima, the former Deputy Commissioner of Systems at Social Security, provided a historical overview of Social Security’s IT systems.