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ACQUIRE Show Announces Call for Government Training

(VIENNA, VA, October 14, 2015)—1105 Media, Inc. today announced a Call for Government Training for ACQUIRE 2016, taking place June 8-9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Produced by the same teams behind the FCW, GCN, Washington Technology, Defense Systems and Federal Soup media 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.

ACQUIRE will provide government agencies, as well as industry experts, an opportunity to engage federal and military personnel with education and training opportunities across seven tracks: Acquisition Management, Information Technology, Office Management, Professional Services, Project Management, Happy Fed and Washington Technology Industry Days.

Strategists, managers, decision makers, buyers and end users from every government department and agency from across the country will be at ACQUIRE to take advantage of mission-critical training, earn CLPs and further their professional development.

"We expect ACQUIRE will be the 2016 destination event for government professionals. Training courses will be offered in one central location by multiple government agencies and industry subject-matter experts," said Anne A. Armstrong, Chief Content Officer at 1105 Media. "We believe ACQUIRE will transform the way government professionals select the training that advances both their agency’s mission and their careers."

ACQUIRE invites all government and military agencies and departments and corporations to submit an application for training courses. There is no limit to the number of applications allowed. Submissions are due Friday, November 6, 2015 by 5pm EST. Please visit:

Sponsorships and booth sales for ACQUIRE are now available, and attendee registration will open in January 2016. Please visit:

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 10/14/2015 at 8:29 AM