Conference

With 100+ training opportunities including keynotes, panel discussions and in-depth sessions, ACQUIRE's two-day conference program will address the most pressing priorities and issues for government, military and contractor professionals looking to deliver on agency missions. Plus, you can earn CPE Credits for your participation. View Sessions

Don't miss this opportunity to engage with government experts and industry leaders across these tracks:

Information Technology

Information Technology sessions at ACQUIRE will provide government IT managers and buyers with insights into how to leverage the federal government's leading acquisition vehicles to support their agencies' IT programs on acquiring such goods and services as cloud, securing the networks and upgrading the enterprise networks. Procurement policies and techniques for delivering products and services that meet program requirements and end-user needs will be discussed.

Professional Services

Professional services are integral to the federal government. Agencies rely on the subject matter expertise of service providers to supplement their in-house expertise in numerous fields, including program management, management consulting, logistics, engineering, the sciences and financial services. ACQUIRE will provide federal leaders with insights into how to both better manage and fully leverage professional services as part of an overarching management strategy.

Acquisition Management

Acquisition Management sessions at ACQUIRE will provide procurement officials and program managers with insights into the latest procurement rules, regulations and processes, helping them develop acquisition programs that are both compliant and cost-effective.

Office Management

When you attend office management sessions at ACQUIRE 2016, you will learn about the latest information on topics including: creating collaborative workstations; making more efficient use of office space; consolidating and streamlining the procurement of office supplies; tracking data to better manage expenditures and measure cost-savings; and adopting sustainable technologies and environmentally preferable products.

Project Management

Project management sessions at ACQUIRE will focus on planning and organizing a project and its’ resources. These training courses will identify the lifecycle to be used, applying it to the user-centered design process, formulating the project team, and efficiently guiding the team through all phases until project completion.

Talent Management

Talent Management is a set of integrated organizational HR processes designed to attract, develop, motivate, and retain productive, engaged employees. At ACQUIRE, the Talent Management sessions will focus on opportunities to create a high-performing, sustainable agency/ organization that meets its strategic and operational goals and objectives.

Washington Technology Industry Days

WT Industry Days at ACQUIRE will feature a series of half-day events where we'll focus on a particular agency and explore the business opportunities at that agency. You'll hear from leading agency officials who'll describe their priorities, buying habits and specific contracts—and walk away with actionable intelligence that can help you grow your business.