Attendee Information

Registration check-in will be in the De Anza Foyer. 

Monday - Friday, February 4 - 8, 2019

  • 7:30 - 8:00 am  (Registration Monday only) & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am -12:00 pm Classroom instruction
  • 12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch - On Your Own
  • 1:30 - 5:00 pm Classroom instruction (Course is complete by Noon on Friday).
  • 5:00 - 6:00 pm Reception (Monday and Thursday only)


This intense 4-1/2 day seminar presents current government acquisition programs and requirements and, through guided student interaction and team exercises, applies them to the realities of industry operations. In order for you to gain maximum benefit from this course and for others to gain from various perspectives and experience, all students are expected to fully participate in all scheduled course activities.  Therefore all travel arrangements should be made so that students are present until the course ends at 12:00 noon on Friday. Absences up to 2 hours may be granted with prior approval from the NDIA POC/DAU Instructors. Upon course completion certificates will not be provided to students missing more than 2 hours of the course.

There is a possibility that registration may be closed early due to course capacity limitations and that late and/or on-site registration may not be offered.

Dates to Remember:

  • Portola Hotel and Spa at Monterey Bay room reservation cut-off date: Friday, January 11, 2019.
  • All cancellations received on/before: Monday, January 21, 2019


Portola Hotel and Spa at Monterey Bay

Two Portola Plaza

Monterey, CA 93940

Tel: +1 (704) 335-5400

Airport Address

Monterey Regional Airport (MRY)
200 Fred Kane Drive
Monterey, CA 93940

Directions to Portola Hotel and Spa at Monterey Bay 

From Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY):

Exit Airport on to Highway 68 West.  Exit Highway 1 South and stay in the right hand land for next exit. Exit the Monterey/Fisherman's Wharf exit.  At the first stoplight make a right hand turn onto Aguajito.  Continue onto Aguajito until it ends at Del Monte Avenue. Turn left on Del Monte Avenue and continue straight for three stoplights.  Be in the left lane at the third stoplight (road will split, do not enter the tunnel). Once through stop light, hotel will be ahead, one block on right side. 

From San Francisco or San Jose, CA:

Take 101 South to the city of Prunedale.  Stay in right hand lane and look for the sign for Monterey Peninsula.  Exit on Highway 156 to 'Monterey Peninsula' (Highway 156 will become Highway 1 South).  Exit at Del Monte Avenue/Pacific Grove exit.  Continue straight onto Del Monte Avenue for six stop lights.  Be in the left lane at the sixth stop light (road will split - do not enter the tunnel).  Once through stop light, hotel will be ahead, one block on right side.