ACBI Conference Update!!!

Good Evening Everyone,

The 2019 Conference is less than a month away!!!! It’s looking like it’s going to be one of the best ones ever given. We have confirmed most of the Agencies, Contract Companies, and Vendors in our business. It is a perfect opportunity to obtain more work and contracts by anyone looking for it!! Make sure to bring your resume, as many of them will have recruiting tables set up. Please see the attached updated Agenda with all the details!!

Additionally, we are honored to have Christy Wilder –Deputy Director, of the new Defense Counterintelligence, & Security Agency (DCSA), & Director, National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB), as our Keynote Speaker. This is the perfect opportunity to dispel all the rumors and get the information right from the Source!

IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED YET, PLEASE DO SO ASAP!!

Members Link: ACBI will be supplementing members $50.00 per night. The prices quoted on the members link is AFTER the $50.00 discount paid by ACBI

The prices include: The Conference Fee, 3 full buffet meals (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner), Break Stations (which include snacks, finger foods and beverages), and lodging. Registering through the members only link below is all inclusive. All Members MUST register through the Members Link Below. These are not our rules, but the rules of the Bolger Center. It was done the same way at past conferences at the National Conference Center. ACBI is not making any money off registering this way. In fact, by registering through the below link, ACBI is paying $50 per night for each ACBI Member registered. Therefore, the price you see through the link, is the discounted rate after ACBI pays the $50.

https://reservations.travelclick.com/97263?groupID=2618379

DAY GUESTS

Any ACBI Member wishing to attend the conference without staying over, will pay a discounted rate of $74.00 per day which includes: the conference fee, lunch, and access to the break stations. The Bolger Center is charging us $99.00 per attendee per day. However, we are supplementing ACBI members only.

****Any member wishing to attend as a day guest MUST email Secretary Anthony DiFede at acbisecretary@gmail.com with the following information:

  1. Your full name
  2. Dates you are attending
  3. Telephone number
  4. Email address

We need this information in order to provide it to the Bolger Center. Otherwise, they will charge you the full $99.00. Additionally, we need to give names to the Bolger Center for them to make up Name Tags and Tent Cards.

NON-MEMBERS LINK ONLY:

The prices include: The Conference Fee, 3 full buffet meals (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner), Break Stations (which include snacks, finger foods and beverages), and lodging. Registering through the non-members only link below is all inclusive. All Non-Members MUST register through the Non-Members Link Below. These are not our rules, but the rules of the Bolger Center. It was done the same way at past conferences at the National Conference Center. ACBI is not making any money off registering this way. The reason the Bolger Center does it this way is to provide the package deal for the meals and lodging. If you stay off site, the Bolger Center will charge you $99.00 for the day.

https://reservations.travelclick.com/97263?groupID=2474646

If there are any questions at all please email Anthony DiFede acbisecretary@gmail.com

Feel free to forward this information to anyone you know in the industry who may be interested in coming.

Thank you, and look forward to seeing you all!!
Anthony DiFede
ACBI Secretary

2019 Conference Information

About ACBI Become a Member of ACBI 2012 National Conference Information

Welcome

New Officers Beginning February 1, 2019 announced in the Members Only Section.

Mission Statement

The Association of Certified Background Investigators, Inc. is a national, professional organization comprised of contract investigators who conduct national security background investigations for federal agencies of the United States Government, domestic and TDY overseas. Our mission is to develop and maintain liaison with contract companies and government agencies; to provide our membership with the earliest notice of potential contract opportunities; to assist contract companies and federal agencies in locating highly qualified investigators; to provide services on short notice for both short or a long term basis; to assist our membership in maintaining and enhancing their professional investigative skills and to provide a means for investigators to share information to better perform their duties throughout the United States and its possessions.

If you are a representative of a contract company, federal agency or a private business firm, and you are searching for qualified investigators to fulfill your requirements, please contact us . You will get an immediate response from a member of this Board of Officers. A number of our members are licensed by their local states as private investigators. We maintain a list of those investigators in case we are called upon for such referrals.

The Association of Certified Background Investigators, Inc. was founded on October 1, 2001 in Chantilly, Virginia and incorporated as a formal organization on March 7, 2003 in Maryland. The organization was founded by Earl Gould of the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department. His co-founders were Kathy Pursel, Jason Armintrout, Stephanie Fink, Gary Lafferty, Jim Bordenet, Russell Standford and Grant Harmon. The organization was granted non-profit status based, Section 501 (c) (6), by the IRS on April 10, 2003. The original meeting was comprised of 31 background investigators in 2002. Our membership total today hovers around 500 active federal contract background investigators and the list continues to grow. Membership is open to any individual who is currently working, under contract, to conduct background investigations, directly for a government agency or through a contract company. The Association of Certified Background Investigators offers our membership, networking with other investigators, early notification of potential contract opportunities, national conferences and problem resolution.

If you wish to join our organization, fill out our membership application.