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2017 Category Management Conference

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:30AM-4:30PM EST
Venue Address: 
Renaissance Washington DC
999 9th St NW
Washington , DC 20001
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:30AM-4:30PM EST
2017-03-01 07:30:00 2017-03-01 16:30:00 America/New_York 2017 Category Management Conference See more details at: Renaissance Washington DC, 999 9th St NW, Washington, DC
Venue Address: 
Renaissance Washington DC
999 9th St NW
Washington , DC 20001

Event Details


Over 400 government and industry attendees joined us at the 2017 Category Management Conference on March 1, 2017.

Conference Highlights included:

  • 4 Keynote speakers from DoD, OMB and GSA
  • Representation from over 50 different federal agencies and departments
  • Interactive, game-like workshop sessions that were busting at the seams with participation!
  • Deep dive co-design sessions into the Acquisition Gateway's features and future with government and industry peers
  • Intimate access to Category Managers that shared insights, ideas and future plans
  • The opportunity to collaborate and offer immediate impacts on the advancement of acquisition in government
  • Networking! Networking! Networking! 

Presentations from the Conference are available below:

Kristin French Keynote Slides

Beth Angerman Keynote Slides

IT Category Track Slides

Professional Services Category Track Slides

*Photos and Video coming soon!

ACT-IAC and the General Services Administration (GSA) are co-sponsoring this educational and training event. This co-sponsored event does not constitute or imply an endorsement by GSA of ACT-IAC, or any of ACT-IAC's products and services. 



Kristin French
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense
Lesley Field
Acting Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy
Beth Agnerman
Beth Angerman
Executive Director, Unified Shared Service Management Office, General Services Administration
Timothy O. Horne
Acting Administrator, General Services Administration