Join procurement professionals from the greater Mid-Atlantic region for the 2018 NAEP District II Annual Meeting & Exposition!
Attendee registration includes access to all conference events, educational sessions, exhibit hall, and the following meals:
Breakfast: Monday - Wednesday
Lunch: Monday - Tuesday
Receptions/Dinner: Sunday - Monday
Sunday, October 14
5pm optional New Attendee Orientation
6pm Welcome Reception - Beach Bonfire with live music!
Monday, October 15 - School Spirit Day! (wear your school apparel)
NEW! Early Morning Workshop: How Institutions are Tackling the Amazon Question (7:45am – 8:45am)
Opening General Session and Keynote: Dr. Latasha Wade, University of Maryland, Eastern Shore and Chris Perdue, Perdue Agribusiness (9:00am – 10:30am)
Vendor Day Panel Discussion Featuring Diamond Sponsor Consolidus, Gold Sponsor Amazon, and E&I Cooperative Services. Bring your questions! (10:45am – 11:45am)
Lunch (12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Vendor Expo: Network with over 50 suppliers! (1:00pm – 5:00pm)
Post-Expo Dinner and Networking Reception Music, Karaoke, and a Beach Bonfire (6:30pm – 9:30pm)
Tuesday, October 16
Keynote Presentation: The Ten Commandments to Ethical Procurement by David Young, University of Central Oklahoma (9:00am – 10:00am)
Breakout Sessions (10:15am – 11:15am) - Leveraging the Power in Difference & Getting the Most of Your NAEP Membership
Breakout Sessions (11:30am – 12:15am) - Getting More Out Of Your Contract Management System & What You Need to Know About Software Contracts
Networking Lunch with NAEP and E&I (12:45pm – 2:15pm)
Member MindXChange Roundtable Discussion (2:30pm – 3:30pm)
Breakout Sessions (3:45pm – 5:00pm) - What Facilities Wishes Procurement Knew & The Mindset for Teamwork and Collaboration
Dinner on your own
Wednesday, October 17
Breakout Sessions (9:00am – 10:00am) - Travel and Expense Management & Setting and Showing Meaningful Metrics
Breakout Sessions (10:15am – 11:15am) Reducing Sole Sources with Research & Development & Writing Better Instructions to Proposers
Door Prizes and Scholarship Raffle Drawing (11:15am – 11:45am) Conference concludes
Hotel Check out extended to 12:00pm
Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel
10100 Coastal Hwy
Ocean City, Maryland
Discounted hotel rooms will be offered for $108/night plus tax for the duration of the conference, as well as for an additional two days post-conference (Wednesday and Thursday nights).
To reserve your hotel accommodations call (800) 638-2100 and request the National Association of Educational Procurement group rate.
Thanks to our sponsors for helping to make this event possible!
Beach Bonfire Sponsor
Refreshment Break Sponsor
Registrant requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to NAEP. Cancellations postmarked or received on or before September 28, 2018, are entitled to a full refund minus a $50 processing fee per registrant. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made after September 28, 2018.
CONFERENCE NO SHOWS are liable for the full amount due. Substitutions are accepted and valid for this event ONLY. You will need to obtain the registration confirmation number for the person whose registration you will be using.
Attendee Participation Agreement
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