National Education Seminar

Earn Additional CPE/CLP Credits!

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
8:30am–4:30pm; Check-in: 8:00am 

NCMA Member: $345 GCMS Attendee
NCMA Member: $375 NES Only
Nonmember: $395 GCMS Attendee
Nonmember: $445 NES Only

After GCMS concludes, stay another day and attend a National Education Seminar (NES) to earn an additional 7 CPE/CLP credits. The NES is a specialized one-day training seminar led by expert presenters and covers topics suitable for professionals of all levels. Attend the below seminar as part of your GCMS experience or as a standalone event.

Key Contract Terms & Conditions

WC17_TermsCoverKey Contract Terms and Conditions is a one-day National Education Seminar (NES) that reviews the most important terms and conditions that must be negotiated—presented from three practical, day-to-day contract management perspectives: U.S. federal government buying, industry selling, and industry buying.


GCMS16_CurrierSpeaker: Michelle Currier, CPCM, CFCM, Fellow, Professor of Contract Management, Defense Acquisition University

Ms. Michelle Currier serves as a Professor of Contract Management at the Defense Acquisition University (DAU), Middle Atlantic Region. Ms. Currier brings a wealth of real-world experience to the classroom from her 35-year career, having served with distinction as a Contracting Officer, Division Chief, and Director of Contracts at the Naval Research Laboratory, Military Sealift Command, Small Business Administration, Naval Sea Systems Command, and the Army Contracting Command. Ms. Currier has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Superior Civilian Service medal in 2006, DAU Corporate Ask-A-Professor Award in 2010 and 2011, DAU MAR Faculty of the Year 2012 and was awarded the DAU Distinguished Teacher in 2013. The academic community bestows the Distinguished Teacher Award to recognize faculty members who demonstrate teaching mastery through classroom performance and enhancing student outcomes. Ten Distinguished Teacher designations have been awarded in the history of the Defense Acquisition University. Ms. Currier was recognized by Inside Business as one of the Top 25 Women in Business.

Register for a seminar through the GCMS registration portal, either in addition to your GCMS registration, or as a single event. If you've already registered for GCMS and would like to add on the seminar, choose "Make a change to an existing registration."

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