Workshops - Monday, August 25


8:30 - 9:45 AM  Plenary Session - Keynote
Can America Stay on Top? The Challenge to American Competitiveness
Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell       
       
10:00 - 11:30 AM CPPB Jeopardy Marian Pace, CPPO, CPPB


10:00 - 11:30 AM The Philadelphia Story: A Case Study Trevor Day and Dustin Lanier, CPPO
 
Day

Lanier
10:00 - 11:30 AM How Procurement Can Deliver Value through Cooperative Contracts James E. Foley, MBA, CPPB and Jeff LaPorta
Foley
   
10:00 - 11:30 AM Like! Using Social Media for Enhanced #SupplierManagement Kim Cullen

 
10:00 - 11:30 AM Independent Contractor or Employee? Why It Matters Rennette Apodaca, CPPO

10:00 - 11:30 AM NIGP Commodity/Services Code – Maximize Your Utilization!
Matt Walker and Reid Kananen

 
Walker
Kananen
10:00 - 11:30 AM Conversations That Connect: Procurement in Corrections – No Topic Barred
Charles Smith, Jr., MBA, CPPO, CPPB, GCPA
   
10:00 - 11:30 AM Conversations That Connect: Ctrl-Alt-Delete: Buying IT Norma Hall, FNIGP, CPPO, CPPB, CPM and William Kirwin, CPPO, CPPB
Hall

Kirwin
 
10:00 - 11:30 AM NIGP Governance Model
Don Buffum, CPPO, Marcheta Gillespie, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., CPM, Bobbi Matthews, CPPO, CPPB, Gord Sears, CPPO, CPPB, Paul Murphy, Director
 
Buffam

Gillespie
Matthews 
Sears



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