NCMA Conferences & Seminars

NCMA offers education through many channels to enhance the contract management professional. One of the most cost-effective ways to meet new contacts, stay timely and re-energize in a short period of time is by attending an in-person event! 

Call for Presentations
Interested in presenting at SubCon Training Workshops, World Congress, or GCMS in 2019? Fill out this form to be notified when our Call for Presentations opens.

37th Annual Government Contract Management Symposium

NCMA's 2018 Government Contract Management Symposium

December 3–4, 2018
Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA
12.25 CPE/CLP Credits

Held annually in the DC metro area, GCMS provides training and networking for contracting professionals in both government and industry.

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NEW! National Education Seminars+

EDU18 - Logo - NES+_web_FINALPricing and Negotiating Commercial Item Contracts: Government-to-Industry and Business-to-Business Perspectives

Join NCMA HQ as we host a full-day education and networking seminar. Attendees will receive extensive hands-on learning and scheduled opportunities to network with your peers! Participants will earn 6.5 CPE/CLPs.

Choose Your Classroom:

  • October 11, 2018 in San Antonio, TX 
  • January 31, 2019 in Jacksonville, FL 
  • March 14 , 2019 in Phoenix, AZ 
  • May 15, 2019 in Seattle, WA 

SubCon Training Workshops

SubCon19 - LogoMarch 27–28, 2019
Sheraton Tysons Hotel, Tysons, VA
12 CPE/CLP Credits

Join 200+ industry procurement professionals and government buyers and program managers for two days of comprehensive subcontracts training.

Interested in presenting at SubCon? The Call for Presentations is now open. 

World Congress 2019

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July 28–31, 2019
Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
17 CPE/CLP Credits

World Congress is the nation’s leading training event for contract management, procurement, and acquisition professionals.

National Education Seminars

National Education Seminars for Contract Management ProfessionalsThese one-day, cost-effective training courses hosted by NCMA chapters allow attendees to receive in-depth information while interacting with subject matter experts directly. Includes a full-length contemporary textbook and comprehensive workbook! 7 CPE/CLP credits. 

Upcoming NCMA Chapter Leader Events

Winter Chapter Leader Summit
December 2, 2018 | Hyatt Regency Crystal City | Arlington, VA
Held in conjunction with the Government Contract Management Symposium