OPM Approves Federal Attendance to NCMA’s World Congress 2013
May 20, 2013
Contact: Jessica Friedman
ASHBURN, Virginia, May 20, 2013 – NCMA’s World Congress 2013 has been approved by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) as training in compliance with 5 U.S.C. Chapter 41. OPM Acting Director Elaine Kaplan issued a memorandum on May 15, 2013, stating “the agenda supports the development and ability of contract management professionals to make sound business decisions.” To view the complete memorandum, please visit www.ncmahq.org/wc13/opm.
World Congress 2013 focuses on collaborative, customizable training to help prepare everyone in the contracting profession for today's dynamic environment. The event will take place July 21−24, 2013, at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. For more information on this event, including confirmed speakers and the complete agenda, please visit www.ncmahq.org/wc13/opm/pr.
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. For more information on the association, please visit www.ncmahq.org.