Workshops - Tuesday, August 26

8:30 - 9:30 AM  Xtreme Networking        
1:45 - 3:15 PM Chapter Session: Chapter Recruitment T. Suzette Moore, CPPO, CPPB; Linda D. McGill, CPPB; Lynn Latson Enders, VCA, VCO and Lawrence E Russell, CPPB

Moore & McGill

Russell & Enders

Moore & McGill

Russell & Enders


1:45 - 3:15 PM 

Solving Problems Together
Belinda Sites, CMP and Carol Hodes

1:45 - 3:15 PM UPPCC Certification … Who Needs It? Samuel Feinberg, CPPO, CPPB
1:45 - 3:15 PM Ethics in Procurement – Just Doing It Right Kimberly Bauer

1:45 - 3:15 PM NIGP Cooperative Program Accreditation: For Your Review & Comment Brent Maas and Members of the Cooperative Accreditation Program Task Force: Michael E. Bevis, CPPO, J.D., CPSM, C.P.M., PMP; Rebecca Cook; Stephanie Dion, CPPB; Barbara R. Johnson, MPA, CPPO, CPPB;  Theodore Lucas, CPPO, J.D., FCPM; Cliff McCue, Ph.D.; Nelson Park, CPPO, CPPB; Matt Walker    
1:45 - 3:15 PM Workforce Transformation: Managing and Maximizing Multigenerational Teams Glenn Richardson, Robert Crossett, Katy Chang, and David Wyld
1:45 - 3:15 PM  The Model Procurement Code: A Roadmap for Policies and Manuals   Rick Berry, FNIGP, CPPO  
1:45 - 3:15 PM Professionally Speaking: Getting Desired Results through Effective Communication Stacy Gregg, CPPB
1:45 - 3:15 PM Notes From a Hearing Officer David Nash, CPPO, CPPB
1:45 - 3:15 PM Conversations That Connect: All Things Canadian  Bart Menage, CSCMP, C.P.M.     
3:30-5:00 PM CPPO Jeopardy Carrie Woodell, CPPO, CPPB, CFCM, C.P.M., A.P.P.
3:30-5:00 PM City of “Bid” Shoulders: Chicago’s Innovative Solutions for Small Local Business Opportunities Jamie Rhee

3:30-5:00 PM Controlling Maverick Spending Craig Rader, CPPO, CPPB
3:30-5:00 PM Everybody Wins: Crafting a Solicitation that Fosters Transparency, Best Value and Collaborative Partnership 
Session 2 of 2; Focus on IT and Services
Members of the NIGP Business Council

3:30-5:00 PM Chapter Session: Food For Thought – Double Scoop of Learning for Chapters

Stacy Gregg, CPPB

Mark Evangelista, CPPO, C.P.M.; Charlie Rosol, CPPO, CPPB; Jim Hardy, C.P.M.,Steve Sammons





3:30-5:00 PM Procurement’s Role with Energy Commodities Maria de Lourdes Coss, CPPO and Robert Wooten
3:30-5:00 PM Transforming Reference Checks: Save Time, Resources & Eliminate Bias Joyce Herlihy  
3:30-5:00 PM Leading from Wherever You Are in a Public Procurement Program Stephen Gordon, FNIGP, CPPO, Ph.D
3:30-5:00 PM From Pencils to Smart Boards: Transforming Procurement to Improve Education Ken McFarland and Kevin Beardsley, CPPO, CPPB
3:30-5:00 PM Goldmine Session: Contract Risk Assessment Ken Hayslette, CPPO, C.P.M., CPCM

Review of Work