OverviewCooperative procurement has become an established contracting tool across the nation. A global best practices resource was just released by NIGP in collaboration with NIGP thought leaders. Learn more about the 6 Guidance Principles found in this document. Industry experts will provide current trends, outside of the box ideas when using a cooperative, and address aspects that you may have never considered. Taking highlighted lessons from the recent NIGP FORUM Cooperative Track, this fast-paced informative session will help your team embrace a cooperative strategy.
What You'll Learn
2. Gain insights into the nature and structure of cooperative procurement organizations.
3. Discover the latest trends in government procurement and use of cooperative contracts.
4. Hear real examples where cooperative procurement provides unique solutions.
Tammy Rimes is the Executive Director of the National Cooperative Procurement Partners (NCPP), the premier Association for educational content, legislative advocacy and support for cooperative procurement. She also formally served as Purchasing Agent for the City of San Diego, the 9th largest city in the nation and Emergency Logistics Chief during the 2007 Witch Creek Fires that raged for 17 days and destroyed over 2000 homes. Under her leadership, the City consolidated its warehouse operations, centralized all purchasing and contracting operations, and moved to a more customer focused approach.
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