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October 2023

 Oct 4 - 6 - Ontario Public Buyers Association | Annual Conference - Niagara Falls, ON

 Oct 4 - Illinois Association of Public Procurement Officials | Fall Conference & Supplier Conference - Oakbrook, IL

 Oct 6 - Capital Area Purchasing Association | Fall Conference and Vendor Showcase - Henrico, VA

 Oct 8 - 10 - Virginia Association of Governmental Procurement | Fall Symposium  - Richmond, VA

 Oct 11 - Michigan Public Purchasing Officers | Annual Conference - St. Joseph, MI

 Oct 11 - 13 - New York State Association of Municipal Purchasing Officials, Inc | Annual Conference - Lake George, NY

 Oct 12 - Kansas Association for Public Purchasing Professionals | Reverse Vendor Fair - Topeka, KS

 Oct 12 - Oregon Public Purchasing Assocation & Columbia Chapter | Reverse Trade Show - Portland, OR

 Oct 12 - Arizona State Capital Chapter | Regional Conference & Vendor Expo - Mesa, AZ

 Oct 15 - 18 - Mississippi Assoc. of Governmental Purchasing & Property Agents (MAGPPA) | Annual Conference and Trade Show - Natchez, MI

 Oct 18 - 20 - Kentucky Public Purchasing Association (KPPA) | Annual Forum and Products Expo - Owensboro, KY

 Oct 19 - 20 - Oklahoma Association of Public Procurement | OkAPP Forum - Tulsa, OK

 Oct 19 - Southeast Florida Chapter | Fall Conference - Tamarac, FL

 Oct 25 - Ontario Public Buyers Association  | Reverse Trade Show - Oakville, ON

 Oct 25 - 27 - Tennessee Association of Public Purchasing /East Tennessee | Fall Conference - Pidgeon Forge, TN

 Oct 27 - Tampa Bay Area Chapter of NIGP | Trade Show - Tampa, FL

November 2023

 November 2 Washington State Chapter | Fall Conference/20th Anniversary Celebration  - Maitland, FL

 November 8 Central Florida Chapter of NIGP | Reverse Trade Show - Maitland, FL

 November 8 - 9 - South Carolina Assoc. of Governmental Purchasing Officials (SCAGPO)-Joint with IAPPO | Annual Forum and Trade Show - Myrtle Beach, SC

 November 14 Copper Chapter | Reverse Trade Show - Tucson, AZ

 November 16 - 17 Minnesota Chapter | Fall Conference - Bloomington, MN

December 2023

 December 5 - Rocky Mountain Governmental Purchasing Association (RMGPA) | Winter Conference and Vendor Trade Show - Westminster, CO

 December 7 - 8 - Louisiana Chapter of NIGP | Educational Conference and Products Exposition - Lake Charles, LA

March 2024

 March 17 - 20 - Virginia Association of Governmental Purchasing (VAGP) | Spring Conference - Roanoke, VA

SAMPO at NIGP Forum 2022

Back row from left to right: Joseph Better (NYS Office of General Services), John Flynn (Past President of NY SAMPO Chapter, currently Oregon State University), and Sean Carroll (NYS Office of General Services).  

Front row, from left to right:  Carolyn Secor (current President NY SAMPO), Sarah Andrews (Current 3rd Vice President NY SAMPO), Sabrina Samuels, Current 2nd Vice President, NY SAMPO), and Wendy Reitzel (NYS Office of General Services)

New Mexico Public Procurement Association
Fall Conference
October 19 - 21, 2022