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1105 Media Inc.’s ACQUIRE Show Announces Training Lineup Featuring Government Agencies

(VIENNA, VA, February 10, 2016)— 1105 Media, Inc. is pleased to announce the preliminary training lineup for the ACQUIRE show, a new two-day educational event and tradeshow for government and military professionals looking to deliver on their agencies’ missions.

The following government agencies will offer training and contract education: Army CHESS, Department of Homeland Security, General Services Administration, NASA SEWP, NIH-NITAAC and Department of State. The following organizations have also been approved for classroom training:  Adobe, Management Concepts, TwentyEighty Strategy Execution and Xerox.

Additional training submissions for the 2016 show, taking place June 8-9 in Washington, D.C., are still being reviewed and will be added to the program upon approval.

“We were delighted with the number of training courses that were submitted for this show,” said Carmel McDonagh, Chief Marketing Officer, 1105 Public Sector Media Group. “We are committed to making ACQUIRE the primary resource for training and educational opportunities for government and military personnel.”

“We believe ACQUIRE will transform the way government professionals select the training that advances both their agency’s mission and their careers,” said Anne A. Armstrong, Chief Content Officer at 1105 Media. “Training courses will be offered in one central location at the show by multiple government agencies and industry subject-matter experts.”

Produced by the media teams behind the FCW, GCN, Washington Technology, Defense Systems and Federal Soup brands, the conference program will feature training courses from a diverse range of government agencies, a variety of informative breakout sessions, visionary keynotes and educational clinics on the show floor.

Sponsorships and booth sales for ACQUIRE are available, and attendee registration is open. Please visit:

Note to media: Registration for credentialed media will be available in February.  

About 1105 Public Sector Media Group
1105 Public Sector Media Group, a division of 1105 Media, Inc., provides information, insight and analysis to the Government IT and Education IT (FED/SLED) sectors. Our content platforms include print, digital, online, events and a broad spectrum of marketing services.

About 1105 Media, Inc. 1105 Media, Inc., is a leading provider of integrated information and media in targeted business-to-business markets, including the public sector (FED/SLED) information technology community; enterprise computing; industrial health, safety, and compliance; security; environmental protection; and home healthcare. 1105's offerings span marketing services; print and online magazines, journals, and newsletters; seminars, conferences, and trade shows; training courseware; web-based services. 1105 Media is based in Chatsworth, CA, with offices throughout the United States.

Emily Jacobs


Posted on 02/10/2016 at 8:29 AM