Two great events are coming to the Kansas City area.
October 8,9,10 2014 - KCRPE - Kansas City Regional Purchasing Exposition will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Independence, MO. The Vendor Expo will be held on October 8th.
This event is sponsored by the local (Missouri, Mid-America and Kansas) Chapters of NIGP (The National Institute for Government Procurement). This event is held every other year.
Be watching www.macpp.org and the www.kappp.org websites as the event develops.
July 31-August 5, 2015 is the NIGP Forum- in Kansas City! This will be held at the Marriot downtown. The event will be held at Bartle Hall.
Recently Sherry Long (KSD Procurement Officer) and Christine Salas-Dorantes (Johnson County) attended the National Procurement Institute to promote Forum 2015. Linda Gronquist from Procurement and Contracts with the State of Kansas came out to join them for their time in the booth. They also got to meet the current President of NIGP