Optimizing Your GPO to Reduce Procurement Risk

February 12, 2019
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
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How to Optimize Your GPO (Group Purchasing Organization) to Reduce Procurement Risk

February 12, 2019

Location:        Individual Access Webinar        

When:             12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.            Presentation                       

Program Fee:          ISM Members: $45            Non-Members: $60        Student:  $20    

Registration Deadline:  Thursday February 7, 2019  Noon

How to Register:  Visit http://www.ism-newisconsin.org/ to register and pay

Click on link below for Webinar outline.  (Register and pay at ism newisconsin)  

http://www.lorman.com/training/?credits=ISM&s=tdd

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  • Webinar will begin at 12pm CST –it is recommended to log in at least 5 minutes prior.
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Josh Meinholz

ISM Account Manager

Phone: 1.715.855.7154

Email: jmeinholz@lorman.com

Stephanie Leipnitz

Account Specialist

Phone: 1.715.855.7011

Email: sleipnitz@lorman.com

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Learn how joining a group purchasing membership can help reduce your procurement risk.

Explore opportunities for cost savings, improved ideas for products and services, on-time delivery, and improved quality by considering group purchasing membership. This information reviews the pros and cons of GPOs, as well as their evolution and their role in procurement. Gain an understanding how GPOs work and how to source providers. This topic explores how to make the most of these organizations. Group purchasing organizations were created to help organizations such as yours to pool their purchasing power to secure significant discount on all supplies. Find out how they can help you.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to describe guidelines on how to make the most of GPO membership.
  • You will be able to identify a road map on sourcing GPOs in your industry.
  • You will be able to recognize how a GPO functions and benefits the buying organization.
  • You will be able to discuss a clear definition of what a group purchasing organization is.

 

Tickets

$20.00 Student Ticket

$45.00 Member Ticket

$60.00 Non-Member Ticket