Thursday, June 6, 2013Volume 2013 Issue 135  
PAEC/Florida Statewide Cooperative Purchasing Conference

July 16 (9:00 AM-3:00 PM)
Wyndham Bay Point Resort - Panama City Beach, Florida

The PAEC Cooperative State Purchasing Program in conjunction with the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) will host a one-day Purchasing Conference on July 16 from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 PM. The Conference event takes place the day before the start of the 46th Annual FloridaLearns Foundation/PAEC Leadership Conference and is designed to show Purchasing Agents, Finance Directors, School Leaders, and other non-profit or governmental agencies, how to take advantage of Cooperative Purchasing. There is no cost to attend the Conference and lunch will be provided. During the session, attendees will learn how to leverage the purchasing power of the cooperative which works with 26 other states to negotiate rock bottom prices on pre-bid products and services. Those wishing to attend the Purchasing Conference should visit the website below. Even if you have already registered for the Leadership Conference you will also need to register for the Conference and obtain an admission ticket. For additional information, contact Rick Everitt, 753 West Boulevard, Chipley, FL 32428, Email: everittr@paec.org.

http://www.paec.org/leadershipconference2013/fcp_preconference.html