NOVAGA Awards GALA

This year’s Gala will be celebrating the Chapter’s 50th anniversary and will include a happy hour and buffet dinner.  Following the dinner, a brief ceremony will include opening remarks from VA House of Delegates Elizabeth Guzman.  Last but not least, we will end the night with charity gambling.  Charities represented will include United Way of Greater Washington, March of Dimes, and So Others Might Eat.  Please bring a guest and join us for a wonderful evening!

To attend this event, please register here.

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for May

We are pleased to announce NOVAGA Chapter Meeting – May 2018 on May 17, 2018. Because there is a limited capacity for this event, we recommend advanced registration.

Our May 2018 speaker will be Rear Admiral (ret.) and Professor David Simpson.  Mr. Simpson ’s presentation is entitled “Cybersecurity Risk Management for Business Leaders.” 1 CPE will be provided.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting. Join us for this great networking and educational event!  Register HERE.

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for April

We are pleased to announce NOVAGA Chapter Meeting – April 2018 on April 19, 2018. Because there is a limited capacity for this event, we recommend advanced registration.

Our April 2018 speaker will be Drew Rosen, Senior Manager, KPMG LLP.  Mr. Rosen ’s presentation is entitled “Perspectives on Government Auditing”. Additionally, speakers Danielle Naman and Joel Shula will be attending the event to speak about March of Dimes. To learn more about the organization and the march, please visit HERE.

1 CPE will be provided.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting.   I hope you can join us for this great networking and educational event!  Register HERE.

 

CGFM Study Group Exam 3 (Part 2 of 2)

April 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This review session will be held at MorganFranklin Consulting and will cover the second half of the CGFM module 3 exam. It is recommended that participants review the AGA Study Guide before the session meets. Garage parking will be available on-site through Colonial Parking and will have a maximum charge of 12 dollars (all day parking rate). MorganFranklin is metro accessible via the silver line (Tysons Corner stop). There will be light food and beverages provided for participants and the study group costs $5 to register.

Please register HERE

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for March

March 22, 2018 @ 5:30pm to 8pm

(Street and Garage parking available; and Ballston Metro Stop – Silver and Orange lines)

Are you interested in evolving technologies such as BlockChain, Cloud Computing, and Data Analytics?

Just in case you missed it – I’m very excited to announce our March chapter meeting speakers, Jason Gould, Director at KPMG LLP and Nirali Chawla, Director at KPMG LLP.

1 CPE will be provided.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting.  I hope you can join us for this great networking and educational event!  Register HERE.

CGFM Study Group Exam 3 (Part 1 of 2)

March 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This review session will be held at MorganFranklin Consulting and will cover the first half of the CGFM module 3 exam. It is recommended that participants review the AGA Study Guide before the session meets. Garage parking will be available on-site through Colonial Parking and will have a maximum charge of 12 dollars (all day parking rate). MorganFranklin is metro accessible via the silver line (Tysons Corner stop). There will be light food and beverages provided for participants and the study group costs $5 to register.

Please register HERE

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for February

February 22, 2018 @ 5:30pm to 8pm

 

(Street and Garage parking available; and Ballston Metro Stop – Silver and Orange lines)

Please join us for our February 22, 2018 meeting.  Our speaker will be Matthew Flick, Managing Principal at FYRM Associates.  Mr. Flick’s presentation is entitled “Secure Agile Development With FISMA Compliance”.  1 CPE will be provided.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting.  I hope you can join us for this great networking and educational event!  Register HERE:

 

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for January

January 25, 2018 @ 5:30pm to 8pm

Our January speaker will be Bo Shevchik, Alliance Director, Federal Reserve System and Co-Chair of the AGA Blockchain Working Group.

Mr. Shevchik’s presentation is entitled “Distributed Ledger Technology and Blockchain”.  You will receive 1 CPE by attending this event.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting.  I hope you can join us for this timely and relative educational topic and great networking event!  Register HERE.

CGFM Review Session Mod 2 (Part 2 of 2)

Please join us for CGFM Review Session Module 2.

February 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This study group covers the main topics on the CGFM module 2 exam (second half). It is recommended that participants review the module 2 book before the class. Garage parking is available on-site at Tyson’s Tower through Colonial Parking and will have a maximum charge of 12 dollars (all day parking rate). When arriving, please report to the lobby security desk to sign in and obtain a visitor badge. 3 CPEs will be provided.

To attend this training session, please register here

NOVAGA Chapter Meetings for December

December 21, 2017 @ 5:30pm to 8pm

The Northern Virginia (NOVAGA)  December 2017 speaker will be Clifton (Clif) Smith, Senior Manager, Intelligence Community Account Lead, US Federal Government and Public Sector Practice.

NOVAGA invites you to an “Introduction to Mindfulness” presentation to help demystify mindfulness and illustrate how it can be beneficial to you, in both your personal and professional life. We’ll discuss what mindfulness is, why it’s needed now more than ever, and what benefits it has on our health, brain, and performance. You’ll also be taken through a couple of short, guided mindfulness practices and learn how you might incorporate it into your life to increase your wellbeing, relieve stress, and build resilience.

I hope you can join us for some terrific training and networking! 1 CPE will be provided.  Open bar and heavy appetizers will be provided during the meeting. Register HERE.