Nicky Dare, MBA will speak at the 2019 Annual NIGP Forum, August 25-28 in Austin, Texas

The conference forum has over 70 workshop sessions with compelling content on Construction, Emergency Management/Disaster Planning, Cornerstones of Procurement, Case Studies and Technology.
Ms Nicky Dare speaking at LAFD CERT Los Angeles at Active Shooter demo Oct 2018
Ms Nicky Dare speaking at LAFD CERT Los Angeles at Active Shooter demo Oct 2018
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. - March 26, 2019 - PRLog -- Los Angeles, California – Ms. Nicky Dare, MBA will present Disaster and Emergency Management topic on "Planning for the Best: Mitigating Disaster Impact through Preparedness" on August 26 at 2019 Annual NIGP Forum held at Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas.

Here's the topic summary:

Seemingly more so than ever before, today's world is filled with disasters and tragedies that challenge us to respond with precision in order to have immediate impact. Whether natural or man-made, disasters by their very nature are unexpected and difficult to anticipate, requiring us to be constantly vigilant and prepared to face adversity should it arise. Join us as we discuss how prevention, preparedness, forward thinking, and sustainability can help you and your entity prepare for the worst, exploring how risk management, emergency action, disaster recovery, and business continuity plans can proactively mitigate the risks inherent in emergency disaster management.

The Annual Forum is the largest North American educational conference exclusively for individuals in public procurement  where peers share ideas, engage and inspire one another, develop strong connections and gain a better understanding of how to tackle challenges they face along the way. This is a once a year opportunity to engage in professional development and network with others in public procurement and the supplier community.  NIGP's product exposition provides an opportunity to discover the latest products and services available to the government from a vast array of suppliers. The educational component of the conference covers the latest hot topics, best practices, resources and skills to help improve job performance and provide professional development. It's an opportunity to come together and rethink status quo, make ideas happen and leave empowered, ready to put these new ideas into practice and add value to your agencies. Whether you are new to the profession or a seasoned veteran, there is always knowledge to gain.

The conference forum has over 70 workshop sessions with compelling content on Construction, Emergency Management/Disaster Planning, Cornerstones of Procurement, Case Studies and Technology. There's also inspiring key note speakers, networking activities and a products expo with over 245 suppliers showcasing the latest government products and services.

More information about the conference forum can be found at

About Ms. Nicky Dare

As an international consultant, speaker, author, and transformationist for over three decades, Ms. Nicky Dare has been helping people transform their lives and organizations through grassroots and authentic works. Ms. Dare, an Indonesian raised in Texas since her childhood, founder of iDARE®, is a skilled, goal-oriented entrepreneur, women's advocate, and a passionate advocate to safety and preparedness.

Nicky Dare is a seasoned multi-disciplinary professional with extensive experience in business development and strategic planning executive. Her success as a consultant and corporate coach has led her all around the world where she's transformed individuals and businesses alike. Ms. Dare's robust skillset is not merely limited to office settings. She's founded three different organizations; Global Meta Management Consultants, Dare Education, and iDARE® Inc. The latter two focuses on personal development in the form of safety preparedness education. As a skilled marksman, Ms. Dare believes that knowledge surrounding emergency preparedness and firearm expertise is paramount. Her non-profit, iDARE® Inc., was born out of a vision from the most powerful mentor in her life; her father. He instilled the importance of living life filled with truth and purpose. Operating off these pillars, iDARE® Inc. is dedicated to helping development communities, empowering women, and educating children that have been impacted by disasters. It is apparent that Ms. Dare's "pillars of excellence" derived from her family values and strong academic and education background including her grandfather who was a prominent figure and reputable District Attorney 'Jaksa' in Indonesia.

A passionate philanthropist, incredible personal life coach, and highly-effective corporate consultant, Ms. Dare truly makes a positive impact on the lives of everyone she meets by helping them to live with a purpose and passion.

She is proud to be a multilingual women's advocate, supporting her community on the committees of various charities and networking organizations. Dare's books and the startup of the iDARE® organization have been fully funded by her late father who has been the ultimate mentor and inspiration in her life.

Ms. Dare has presented her custom designed program of "Active Shooter Preparedness: Now What" in collaboration with LAFD and CERT battalions of City of Los Angeles in October 2018. Most recently, Nicky presented at La Sierra University's Criminal Justice Program, where she spoke on disaster preparedness and mitigation and hosted a presentation and demonstration for a course of active shooting preparedness.

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