Early Bird Registration Ends April 30

Forum LogoFeel the Rhythm

1000+ professionals from throughout the country gather for the largest North American educational conference exclusively for individuals in public procurement. This is a once-a-year opportunity to pump-up the volume on public procurement and network with colleagues and the supplier community.

Our pitch-perfect products exposition features 200+ suppliers with the latest products and services available to the government. While, the educational element of the conference is composed of melodious hot topics, best practices, resources and skills to help improve job performance and provide professional development that doesn’t miss a beat!

Keynote Speakers

Jimmy Wayne - Keynote Speaker

Jimmy Wayne

Sunday, August 19, 8:30 a.m.

Carey Lohrenz - Forum 2018 Keynote Speaker

Carey Lohrenz

Wednesday, August 22, 3:30 p.m.

the FBI sessions on the Miami Airport investigation. It made us think about our policies and procedures... It was engaging, informative and professional!

- Christine Romer, CPPB Director of Purchasing, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO

5 Reasons to Attend

  • Jam with 1000+ public procurement colleagues
  • Hear the rhythm of 100+ workshops on trending topics and listen to inspiring speakers that will strike a chord
  • Exchange ideas and best practices that are music to your ears
  • Meet 200+ government suppliers who showcase a symphony of products and services
  • Experience the camaraderie and harmony that make NIGP Forum the #1 procurement event

Strategic Partners



Enterprise Sponsors/NIGP Business Council