NCC Releases Summer 2014 Newsletter

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It has been an exciting and busy first half of the year here at NCC, and we invite you to read all about it in our Summer 2014 Newsletter.  This edition features highlights of some of our recent contract awards, noteworthy projects, community events, exciting news about an Audiovisual and Technology Solutions (AVTS) team member, and a message from President and CEO Chris Marquez.We wish everyone an enjoyable summer, and stay tuned for the next NCC newsletter!

NCC Provides Logistics and Planning Support for NSF’s EAPSI Program

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While many college students will spend their summers with family, reconnecting with friends, and heading to the nearest beach, 205 graduate students from across the country will be flying abroad to participate in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) Program.  However, before they started packing their bags, they first were required to attend a Pre-Departure Orientation in Washington, D.C. on April 3rd and 4th, for which NCC’s Conference and Peer Review Management ... read more »

New Contract with NSF Meeting & Events Management to Provide AV and Preventative Maintenance

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Last year, Louisiana State University received the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) $4-million Major Research Instrumentation Award for its SuperMIC super computer project, which was one of approximately 10,000 grants NSF awarded for the year.  The decisions to fund each of those grants were made in peer review meetings held in rooms NCC supports at NSF’s headquarters.  Since 2010, we have provided conference room scheduling support, playing a small role in advancing NSF’s mission to “promote the progress of science.”  ... read more »

NCC to Exhibit at 24th Annual Government Procurement Conference

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On Wednesday, April 16th, NCC will exhibit at the 24th Annual Government Procurement Conference at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.   We invite you to stop by Booth 535 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. for a chat with our team members.Representatives from across our three divisions will man the booth and discuss with visitors our mission, products, and services.  We will showcase our webcasting and video production capabilities, and visitors will have the chance to ... read more »

NCC Provides Logistical Support for Department of Education NAEP Panel Meeting

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In January, NCC proudly provided comprehensive logistical support for the Department of Education’s National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Validity Studies Panel meeting in Washington, DC.Members of our Conference and Peer Review Management (CPRM) team supported the meeting from pre- to post-event.  We were responsible for a variety of functions including site selection, hotel and meeting room arrangements, preparing and sending invitation letters, and arranging teleconferences and prepared meeting materials.  Following the event, we generated a complete summary ... read more »

NCC Supports NSF’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program

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In January, NCC was pleased to provide logistical support for the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).  Our on-site team at NSF secured meeting spaces in the Foundation’s Arlington headquarters to host a series of review panels over the course of three weeks.After several years of being held off-site, GRFP panel meetings were held at NSF’s headquarters and connected to off-site participants via WebEx.  NCC procured space in six rooms that were utilized by 50 ... read more »

New Conference Center Support Contract with Hines Management

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NCC is pleased to announce a new contract with the Hines investment, development, and property management company to provide complete conference center scheduling and audiovisual support for the Constitution Center in Washington, D.C.  NCC’s dedicated staff perform scheduling and coordination of meetings and events, as well as full AV support for the Constitution Center Auditorium and Conference Center.Prior to this contract award, we have gained an intimate knowledge of the Constitution Center, through contracts with two ... read more »

NCC Provides Logistics Support for 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting

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On June 13th and 14th, NCC was pleased to provide on-site logistics support for the first meeting of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.Two Conference and Peer Review Management (CPRM) associates were on site to provide logistical and administrative assistance to over 110 DGAC staff and participants who were in attendance, helping to ensure the proceedings ran seamlessly.In addition to supporting DGAC at the meeting itself, ... read more »

NCC Supports NCSER’s Summer Training Institute

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NCC was pleased to provide administrative and logistical support to the National Center for Special Education Research (NCSER) Institute of Education Sciences’ (IES) Summer Research Training Institute on Single-Case Intervention Research Design and Analysis, held June 24th to 28th at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.Two of NCC’s Conference and Peer Review Management (CPRM) associates were on-site at the Summer Institute working directly with NCSER staff to support the event’s 34 participants and seven instructors.  We were responsible for ... read more »

NCC is Hiring!

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NCC is now hiring for a number of positions in all three of our divisions of service: Audiovisual and Technology Solutions (AVTS), Conference and Peer Review Management Services (CPRM), and Multimedia and Production Solutions (MPS).If you are excited to tackle new challenges, enjoy finding creative solutions, and want to be a part of contributing to the overall success of our growing company, we want to talk to you!Visit our new Online Job Application Portal to ... read more »