Event Description

This panel discussion will focus on the changing landscape facing government contractors. How are small business leaders  dealing with topics such as the demand for remote work, new and changing benefits, and operating during a pandemic.

Date & Time

September 21, 2021

5:30 PM – 6:15 PM: Cocktails and Appetizers
6:15 PM – 7:30 PM: Panel Discussion



308 Sentinel Drive #400

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

Panel Moderator

Jason Barbour, Founder & President, Erias Ventures

Panel Members

Amit Singh, CTO/Co-Founder, Asymmetrik
Mr. Singh is the CTO and Co-Founder of Asymmetrik, a high-end software solutions and analytics provider to the Intelligence Community and Healthcare. Mr. Singh received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Virginia. Prior to starting Asymmetrik, Mr. Singh primarily worked on developing real-time mission-critical systems at NASA, NRO, the White House and Army INSCOM. Mr. Singh also is an active member of AFCEA, MEAC, HIMSS and also serves on the Industrial Advisory Board at Loyola University.

Mark Shadle, Vice President and Founding Partner, Intelliforce
Mr. Shadle holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics from UMBC. Although most of Mark’s career has been developing full-stack software applications in support of various government customers, over the past several years he has been focused primarily on business development for Intelliforce. Mark has supported the Intelligence Community for more than 23 years in one capacity or another. In addition to spending as much time with his family as he can, Mark is an avid golfer, shoots amateur pool, and is a fantasy football fanatic.

Adam Smith, CEO of SageCor Solutions
 Mr. Adam Smith is CEO and Founder of SageCorSolutions, LLC (SageCor). He holds both Bachelor and Masters Degrees in Computer Engineering. He received his Bachelors degree from Ohio Northern University and his Masters Degree from Johns Hopkins University. His company, SageCor, is a leading-edge engineering firm that develops and delivers innovative and highly specialized data analytic and High Performance Computing (HPC) capabilities and solutions that exceed todays demanding Intelligence Community mission needs. With a strong focus, desire and drive by Mr. Smith for his team to provide new capabilities to the ever-increasing and complex data analytic and HPC solution mission needs, he is strategically positioning SageCor to be out in front and ready to meet future challenges.