GCMC: An Equal Number of Government and Industry Attendees—Unmatched Opportunity
October 2, 2012
Contact: Jessica Friedman
ASHBURN, Virginia, October 2, 2012—Attendees of the 31st Annual Government Contract Management Conference (GCMC) have an opportunity to hear from high-level government and industry officials while networking with equal numbers of other attendees from government and industry. This neutral forum allows attendees to learn, network, and collaborate to enhance the practice of contract management. Last year, the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) saw more than 1,000 contracting, acquisition, and procurement professionals from both government and industry come together to do just that. This year, the event will be held November 5–6, 2012, at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel in Washington, DC. To view the full agenda, visit www.ncmahq.org/prgcmc12/agenda.
“You’ll find at this year’s GCMC great content, training, and engaging discussions…it’s all here,” said Stan Soloway, president and CEO of the Professional Services Council. “As this is an election year, there are also concerns about budgets and other political impacts. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from some of the best in the business, industry and government.”
This year's confirmed speakers include:
- Ted Leonsis, founder, majority owner, chairman, and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment;
- André J. Gudger, director, Office of Small Business Programs, Office of the UnderSecretary of Defense Acquisition, Technology and Logistics;
- Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics
The event will feature more than 50 experts from the field of contract management presenting over 25 educational sessions, a FREE Contract Management Career Fair, and much more. To learn more about this year’s event and see the full list of speakers, visit www.ncmahq.org/prgcmc12.
The National Contract Management Association (NCMA), which was founded in 1959, is the world's leading professional resource for those in the field of contract management. The organization, which has over 22,000 members, is dedicated to the professional growth and educational advancement of procurement and acquisition personnel worldwide. NCMA strives to serve and inform the profession it represents and to offer opportunities for the open exchange of ideas in neutral forums. To find more information on the association, please visit www.ncmahq.org.
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