2012 Region II Conference

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2012 NIGP Region II Conference

Hosted By: Pennsylvania Public Purchasing Association

October 29, 2012 - October 31, 2012

The Sands Resort - Bethlehem, PA


Thank you to everyone that was able to attend. The points allowance form has been posted below. 


For Points Allowance the UPPCC requires that each Delegate print the Points Allowance form and the Certified Attendance. When a Delegate is ready to submit their certification or re-certification application both of these documents are required. Included with the Points Allowance Form is a copy of the final agenda.

Click here for the Points Allowance Form.

Click here for the Certified Attendance.

Please click the link for the 2012 NIGP Region II Conference Booklet (please note the file is large and may take some time to load) 

Workshop Presentations (click on the links for the presentations):

Introduction to Spend Analysis and Spend Management – Jonathan White, Spikes Cavell

Spend Analysis/Spend Management                Blueprint for Delivering Savings 


What is MEASURE & What Should the Public See: Spend Transparency in the Public Sector – Jonathan White, Spikes Cavell

Measuring Savings and Demonstrating Value                Transparency


Mentor/Mentee, The Mentoring Experience – Deborah S. Groat, C.P.M., CPPB, Supervisor of Purchasing, Anne Arundel County Public Schools

The Mentoring Experience


Making the most of Available Purchasing Tools – Patrick J. Leavey, CPPB, Senior Buyer, Lehigh County

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Collaborative Procurement Opportunities – Jonathan White, Spikes Cavell

Collaborative Analytics 


Below are Presentations provided by the speakers that were not able to attend the conference.

Ten Steps to Better Meetings

NIGP Values and Guiding Principles

Fixed Price Fuel Program – Fuel Hedging



Sands Casino & Resort

77 Sands Blvd.

Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone: 877-726-3777