The National WIC Association (NWA) will host its 2017 Biennial NWA WIC Technology, Program Integrity, and Vendor Management Education & Networking Conference and Exhibits. The conference will be held at the Memphis Cook Convention Center and Sheraton Memphis Downtown hotel located in downtown Memphis, TN.
This biennial Conference is an opportunity for you to network, share and learn about technological and program integrity innovations, EBT and directions for WIC’s future.
This Conference will provide options for improving WIC’s service delivery, and consumer and partner base at the state and local levels, enhancing Management Information Systems (MIS), addressing the importance and value of quality data collection, as well as systems and information security. The Conference will give WIC agencies knowledge of the latest in MIS and Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) technologies and help equip agencies to meet WIC’s Congressionally mandated EBT implementation deadline of 2020!
The Conference will also focus on all aspects of Program Integrity including fraud, waste, and abuse. The Conference will discuss the imperative of MIS/EBT implementation as a “real time” tools for managing WIC Program Integrity, the latest in best practices, and innovations.
We are expecting over 450 attendees this year. Among them will be key decision makers representing the USDA/FNS, State, ITO, and Local WIC agencies, as well as vendors who participate in WIC and who provide WIC technology and program integrity services to the WIC Community.
Don’t Miss this Exciting Opportunity to:
Become a partner to advance WIC to EBT by 2020;
Learn the latest information and technological advances to improve the daily service delivery to our clients;
Gain knowledge to successfully implement technologies that best suit your Agency;
Collaborate with WIC colleagues, IT and other vendors from across the nation;
Learn what’s new in federal requirements, now and in the future;
Discover Best Practices ready to implement in your State or Local Agency.
If you are seeking to introduce your products and services or an alternative promotional strategy to a new or existing audience, this conference offers several affordable options to meet your marketing needs.
By exhibiting and/or sponsoring at this conference, you will:
Create new customer and client relationships with WIC decision makers from across the nation;
Strengthen and build upon existing customer and client relationships;
Increase visibility for your company/organization in a targeted market;
Promote and market your products and services;
Reach prime target market segments for your products and services; and
Demonstrate your commitment to promoting quality public health nutrition for women, infants and children.
Who is NWA?
The National WIC Association (NWA) is the non-profit education arm and advocacy voice of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC), the over 8 million mothers and young children served by WIC and the 12,000 service provider agencies who are the front lines of WIC’s public health nutrition services for the nation’s nutritionally at-risk mothers and young children.