National Contract Management Association’s World Congress 2017

Event Info

Navy Pier Convention Center
600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, Ill.
Registration Closed

Join Baker Tilly at the National Contract Management Association’s (NCMA) World Congress 2017 in Chicago. World Congress is NCMA’s largest education event for contract management, procurement, and acquisition professionals. Individuals from government (federal, state, and local); industry; and commercial business come together for networking and training for all career levels.

Baker Tilly is a proud sponsor of NCMA World Congress 2017. Stop by and see us at our booth.

Baker Tilly specialists will present the following conference sessions:


Survey of Contract Management Organizations’ Resources, Tools, and Structure

Monday, July 24 – 4:00 - 5:15 p.m. CST

C06 · Managing Contracting Organizations • Room 306 

Bill Bressette, CPCM, Principal, Baker Tilly
Robert Austin, CFCM, Director, Baker Tilly

Baker Tilly will share the results of its inaugural Contract Management (CM) Benchmarking Study. Hear key observations and best practices related to the CM infrastructure employed by the nation’s leading government contractors, large and small, across a variety of industries. Attendees can share their thoughts regarding best practices, challenges, and forward-looking considerations relating to the CM function at their respective organizations. Designed for professionals at the manager level and above. Content will focus on practices across all phases of the contract lifecycle that will facilitate effective contract management for both buyers and seller.


Navigating Upcoming Traffic—New Revenue Standard’s Effect on Contracts

Tuesday, July 25 – 4:00 - 5:15 p.m. CST

F08 · Emerging Legislative & Regulatory Trends · Room 310/312 

Thomas Tagle, CPA, Partner, Baker Tilly
Andrew Ellerbusch, CPA, Senior Consultant, Baker Tilly

Hear a high-level overview of the new revenue recognition standard (ASC 606 Revenue from Contacts with Customers) that highlights new requirements, such as increased data tracking, which will have a direct impact on your contract management function.


Meet Baker Tilly’s presenters:

Bill Bressette, CPCM, CFCM, CCC, Principal
Tom Tagle, CPA, Partner