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FY20 IT Budget Breakdown: What to Watch


This is a virtual event, accessible online and/or over the phone. Access instructions will be provided after registration.


The fiscal 2020 budget request represents an important signal of the administration’s priorities and initiatives. In this webinar, Bloomberg Government analysts Chris Cornillie and Laura Criste cover:

  • President Trump’s request of $87.8 billion for unclassified information technology.
  • Federal agencies that have yet to publicly report $30 billion in IT infrastructure projects.
  • The significant investments in cloud, cybersecurity, and AI that federal agencies are making.


Laura Criste
  • Federal Market Analyst
  • Bloomberg Government

Laura Criste is a federal market analyst with Bloomberg Government. Criste specializes in cybersecurity, IT budget, and IT modernization. Previously, she was an analyst at ANSER’s homeland security federally funded R&D center. There, she informed homeland security strategy, including the 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review, by examining activities, mandates, budgets, and threats. Laura has a bachelor’s degree in economics and physics from the University of Virginia and a masters in operations research from George Mason University. Follow me @Laura_Criste.

Chris Cornillie
  • Federal Market Analyst
  • Bloomberg Government

Chris Cornillie is a federal market analyst with Bloomberg Government. Cornillie provides expert analysis on articifical intelligence, cloud, and IT modernization. Prior to joining Bloomberg, he specialized in cybersecurity and information technology at Gartner, a leading advisory and consulting firm, and at Atlantic Media and the Aspen Institute. Chris received a master’s degree from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois. Follow me @ChrisCornillie.