The 2022 ASMC Virtual National Capital Region (NCR) Professional Development Institute (PDI) being held on Thursday March 10, 2022. Despite hopes and efforts to hold a hybrid 2022, ongoing COVID uncertainties and significant technological limitations at our contracted venue made a hybrid or in-person event logistically and financially infeasible. This is distressing, as we know it is particularly impactful to our corporate sponsors who value face to face government interaction. With resignation, we will hold the 2022 NCR PDI program using an enhanced format we hope will optimize the “virtual” environment.
NCR PDI is a vibrant engagement across key ASMC Washington metropolitan area chapters to optimize Defense education and professional development, dialogue, networking, as well as fund-raising for charities and scholarships. In the years leading up to COVID, our event sold out with over 1,600 government and industry professionals. PLEASE join us for this commanding virtual experience and a terrific day of learning, discourse, and certification [up to 6 CPEs]. In gratitude of all our corporate members, and for only 2022, all corporate ASMC members can register free of charge along with our government ASMC members! We strongly encourage non-members to join ASMC to enjoy year-around benefits of reasonable membership to include this free training! Please have your ASMC Membership number available during registration.
ASMC membership renewal or join link https://asmconline.org/membership/renew/
Our 2022 ASMC Virtual NCR PDI theme is “Courage for Real Change.” Defense Financial Management military, civilian, and corporate professionals have been challenged for years by national leaders to effectively transform legacy systems, achieve audit, improve operations, reduce costs, and enhance professional advancement. Our FM transformation playbook, directing diligent preparation and innovation advances, has enabled progress toward the finish line. 2022 is the time for courage - to make progress towards real change.
Thank you for your support of our premier training event! For questions, please contact our Registration/Website Chair Wayne Whiten firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-797-8831 or 703-509-1544.
Debra Del Mar
2022 Chair ASMC Virtual National Capital Region PDI
Critical information and actions required for successful participation in the March 10, 2022 ASMC Virtual NCR PDI Training:
All attendees must join the conference through Google Chrome as their internet browsers. If you do not have Google Chrome, you can download it from here: https://www.google.com/chrome/
Note: The conference cannot be joined through Microsoft Explorer.
Do not share or forward your access link/password to anyone else. Your access link will allow only one person to connect.
2022 Virtual NCR PDI Registration Fees
Government Member Rates:
$0 for current ASMC members who are current active duty military and government civilian employees only [government civilian badges or active military ID cards]. Per below, non-members are strongly encouraged to join ASMC for a nominal fee of $40 to experience full year-round benefits.
Corporate Member Rates for 2022 ONLY!
$0 - ASMC Member Corporate “2022 only” thank you for steadfast financial support! This includes retired government and contractors working onsite at government locations.
$40 - Non-ASMC member Government and Corporate Registrants
All contractor employees [employed by commercial firms] – regardless of whether they are in the reserves or not [unless status is full-time duty as a reservist] – pay the corporate registration fee as ASMC member or non-member.
DoD Guidelines Pertaining to Conference Approval Our event is compliant with all published DoD Conference Directives/Instructions [formal documents from the DSD and DCMO are available at https://www.washington-asmcnationalcapitalregionpdi.org], and not at risk for disapproval or cancellation.
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We will be utilizing the Digitill Virtual platform for the Virtual NCR PDI. Please register using your personal email, and plan to attend using your personal laptop to avoid DOD firewall barriers. Also ensure to log in a few days before the NCR PDI to ensure you can fully access the platform and engage with your colleagues throughout the event via the technology. Please read DOD’s policy statement on collaborative tools: “Components should not initiate communications using unapproved commercial collaboration capabilities but may participate in sessions if initiated by outside partners for public, unclassified purposes” (DOD Memorandum, subject Authorized Telework Capabilities and Guidance dated April 12, 2020).