Washington, DC – April 20, 2016 – Longevity Consulting has been awarded a contract by the National Institute of Health (NIH), National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to provide logistical support for their research conferences and meetings, which further their mission of transforming the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure. The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure. These conferences and meetings are critical to the mission of NIMH and are a highly effective way of sharing scientific information by providing a formal mechanism for the examination of research progress and results as well as discussion of innovative research.
Longevity Consulting will provide logistical support for multiple, concurrent meetings and conferences ranging in size from 30 to 300 attendees. All conference-related activities will be supported from the early pre-planning stages to post meeting/conference activities. Logistical support will include, but not be limited to, site selection, negotiation of hotel contracts, coordination and dissemination of meeting invitations, preparation and dissemination of meeting materials, coordination of presentations ensuring compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, design and posting of registration web sites, onsite registration, travel and lodging arrangement in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulations, vendor coordination (e.g. transportation, transcription, science writer services, photography, video recording), onsite staffing, and post-conference services.
Longevity Consulting has over 10 years of experience in managing conferences and events with a proven track record of dedication to our clients’ success. Longevity offers a full lifecycle event management solution including a holistic event services model, flexible operations center and processes, technology-enhanced efficiencies and controls, extensive relationships with hotels and travel organizations, built-in quality control tools and procedures, and well-qualified personnel. “Coordinating these events will help NIMH bring some of the leading scientists and researchers in the mental health field together to discuss new treatments and ways to implement innovative breakthroughs for those impacted by mental health issues,” said Eric Thompson, Longevity COO.
About Longevity Consulting
Longevity Consulting is an information technology, solution based, full service organization, dedicated to producing results. We are an SBA 8(a) Certified, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business (SDVOSB). Our goal is to create a collaborative environment between our consultants and our clients. This synergistic relationship helps identify ways to improve our clients’ business and better positions our company to provide the most appropriate solution for each client engagement. For more information about Longevity Consulting, please visit us at www.longevityconsulting.com.