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i2i: Insight to Innovation summit

i2i: Insight to Innovation summit

The Future of Government

March 5–6, 2019
San Francisco, California

Join McKinsey—in partnership with the Aspen Institute—for two days of innovation, immersion, and discussion with a select group of senior government leaders in the San Francisco Bay area.

i2i is an invitation-only summit for senior government officials. Participants will include Cabinet and Agency leaders, CIOs, CFOs, Mayors, Governors, Lieutenant Governors, Digital Transformation Heads, and other global governmental leaders, together with innovation leaders in the San Francisco Bay area. Click here to request an invitation.

Our I2I 2019 Keynote speaker

Dr. Michael Chui

Michael is a partner at the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), McKinsey’s business and economics research arm. He leads research on the impact of disruptive technologies and innovation on business, the economy, and society—especially looking at the impact of automation and artificial intelligence on the future of work. Michael has additionally led McKinsey’s research in such areas as data and analytics, social and collaboration technologies, and the Internet of Things.

Prior to joining McKinsey, Michael served as the first chief information officer of the city of Bloomington, Indiana, where he rearchitected the enterprise architecture using open-source technologies and led a project that resulted in Bloomington becoming the first community in the world to offer both live and archived video streaming of public meetings on the web.

Panels and working sessions

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Advanced Analytics

Experience the art of the possible enabled by new technologies being applied to advance government and the public sector in areas such as advanced analytics and big data, AI, machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT), and automation.


Explore ways to prepare for and protect against major cybersecurity events, including best practices for folding risk considerations into decision making and while redesign and implementing IT infrastructure and systems.

Digitization of Government

Garner a clearer understanding of how digitization and organizational changes can help enhance government services, save money, and improve citizens’ quality of life.

Site Visits

Site Visits

Explore the latest ideas, approaches, and technologies with the goal of inspiring and transforming public sector impact. Do so through company visits, working sessions, thought-provoking presentations, and hands-on demonstrations at the region's leading and most innovative organizations.

2019 Host Companies

Recommended hotels

We recommend attendees stay at one of two areas: (1) Near the Airport for a central location near flights and between locations of Day 1 events (downtown SF) and Day 2 events (South Bay), or (2) Near the McKinsey San Francisco Office (location of Day 1 events).

Hotels near the McKinsey San Francisco Office:

The Urban

507 Bush St
San Francisco, CA 94108

Hotel Luz

725 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94109

Beresford Arms Hotel

701 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

Near the airport:

Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn

1100 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030

Millwood Inn and Suites

1375 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030

Hotel Aura SFO

190 El Camino Real
San Bruno, CA 94066

Holiday Inn Express San Francisco-Airport North

373 S Airport Blvd, South
San Francisco, CA 94080