Is your training budget not what it used to be?
Has your travel budget been cut out altogether?
Do you have other commitments and can't make it to Nashville this July?


No problem! Attend World Congress 2013 from your desk—sign up today as a virtual attendee!
Not only is it much more affordable, but it allows you to catch all of the live general session action
and two breakout sessions following the event.

This year's virtual conference features a more robust and user-friendly site, allowing virtual
conference participants to ask questions during the live sessions! Plus, virtual conference
attendees earn 8.5 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours.

World Congress Virtual Conference 2013 Agenda
Virtual Conference participants must tune-in to the live sessions per the times listed within this agenda. Presentation recordings will not be made available after the live event per speaker agreements.
Sunday, July 21
4:00pm–5:00pm CST
Opening Keynote Presentation:
Thomas Chester "Chet" Edwards

Former Member, U.S. House of Representatives (TX)

Monday, July 22
8:00am–8:45am CST
Keynote Presentation:
Hon. Michele Angelique Flourney
Former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy

8:45am–10:00am CST
Executive Panel Discussion:

International Public Procurement: Collaborating Across Borders   
List of Speakers 

10:45am–11:30am CST
Keynote Presentation:
Julien G. Paatterson
Founder and Chairman, OMNIPLEX Worldwide Services Corporation

Tuesday, July 23
8:00am–9:00am CST
Keynote Presentation:
Joseph G. Jordan

Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP)

9:00am–10:30am CST
Executive Panel Discussion:

Leading Forward: Perspectives from Past OFPP Administrators
List of Speakers 

Wednesday, July 24
8:30am–9:30am CST
Keynote Presentation:
Peter Ricchiuti

Economist, Tulane University

11:00am–12:15am CST
Closing Executive Panel Discussion:

Insights from Acquisition & Procurement Leaders
List of Speakers