Phoenix Thunderbird Chapter

Mark Your Calendars for the following educational events:

{Tentative} Tuesday, February 23, 2016 (TOPIC:  Doing Business with State and Local Governments with a Focus on Set Aside Programs); This will be an Evening Event; Location, time, costs and presenter will be formalized and published by 2/12/16)

NOTE:  If the above topic should be cancelled, it will be replaced with a Webinar: "Best Practices for Contract Closeout" and will be held on Thursday, February 25th from 10AM to 11:30PM.

Thursday, March 17, 2016 (GROUP WEBINAR; TOPIC:  Are You a Customer of Choice with Your Key Suppliers); Hosted by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM); One (1) hour commitment from 9AM to 10AM.  Location & Cost will be formalized and published by 2/19/16.

 Thursday, April 21, 2016 (GROUP WEBINAR:  TOPIC:  The Devil is in the Details:  Applying Best Practices for Your Acquisition and Source Selection); One and a half hours (1.5) from 9AM to 10:30AM.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 (National Education Seminar; TOPIC:  Subcontract Management from A to Z); Speaker:  Glenn Sweatt, CPCM Fellow and Vice President Contracts and Compliance for ECC; All Day event from 7:30AM to 5:00PM.  Location and Cost will be published by 3/4/16.

We are seeking volunteers to be "Greeters" and assist with "Registration" at these events.  If you are interested, please contact one of your leadership members who can be found on the website under the "Contact" link.

Further information regarding upcoming events will be posted regularly and members will be receiving Constant Contact emails from our Chapter President.  For those on LinkedIn, regular postings and notifications will be uploaded regarding the above events through that media.

 To defer costs for our members, we're seeking Corporate Sponsorships and request members provide the appropriate individuals within the organization that we may approach regarding potential sponsorship.  We are also seeking low cost venues for our events so if your employer has conference rooms or conference centers we could utilize, please direct us to the proper individual to discuss further.

PY 2015-2016 Past Presentations

Past presentations are available, please email us for a copy.

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