Here are just a few reasons to join the Washington D.C. Chapter:

Members Discounts: Our monthly dinner meetings feature top figures from government, industry, the press, and education. These dynamic evenings are a great opportunity for networking with other professionals, as well as augmenting your knowledge in contract management. We meet just blocks from L’Enfant Plaza at the Holiday Inn Capitol, 550 C Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024 on the third Wednesday of the month, September through June. Chapter members receive a $10 discount on tickets to dinner meetings.

Click here to view a list of upcoming events.

In-Person Education: The NCMA DC Chapter offers a number of courses and seminars every program year, including our perpetually popular (and free) CPCM certification study class, led by our highly experienced, award-winning Education Chair, Robert Cooper. Other recent training topics include suspension and debarment, category management, bid protests, and sole-source contracts. Sign up for our email alerts to make sure you don’t miss one of the best training bargains in the city.

Virtual Learning: The NCMA DC Chapter offers timely webinars for those interested in learning more about specific acquisition issues and policies from the convenience of their office. The chapter partners with recognized subject matter experts to produce a variety of webinars, many of which are CPE-eligible. Click here for information on upcoming webinars or contact Vice President of Special Programs, Allison Geewax, for more information.

Networking: Join the conversation – network with peers, share ideas, and exchange solutions at chapter events. With nearly 1,500 chapter members, the opportunity to meet interesting people is guaranteed. Hear about the contracting trends and policies that matter to your career in acquisition. Create strategic partnerships and make life-long friends.

Outstanding Academic Achievement Award: The chapter offers annual scholarships to individuals who are pursuing academic programs in a field related to acquisition from recognized institutions of higher learning in the Washington, DC area. For more information on the scholarship and eligibility requirements, click here.

Want to know more about joining? Contact our Vice President of Membership, Dorys Zadezensky.