2018 Conference

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Network. Collaborate. Learn.

Hosted by CollegeBuys, the Annual Purchasing Conference provides the opportunity for California Community College procurement professionals from across the state to network with systemwide partners, collaborate with their colleagues, and attend sessions by purchasing experts and a cast of inspirational speakers.

The 2018 Purchasing Conference, Reimagining the Future of Purchasing, will be held April 4-6, 2018 in San Diego.

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Procurement Professional of the Year Awards

The Procurement Professional of the Year award highlights exemplary service in the California Community Colleges procurement field. The awards, one each for the Northern and Southern California regions, are presented at the annual California Community Colleges Purchasing Conference and nominated, selected, and awarded by peers throughout each region.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Gain company exposure and network with procurement professionals from colleges and districts throughout California by sponsoring the annual California Community Colleges Purchasing Conference. Sponsorships can be customized to maximize your company's presence.

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Sponsors and Exhibitors

Office Depot logo
KYA logo
CDW-G logo
Proctorio logo
Pepsi logo
Konica logo
KI logo
Antron logo
Neogov logo
Laerdal logo
Campuslogic logo
SHI and Symantec logos

PlanetBids logo
Haworth logo
SitOnIt logo
ALE logo
PVS logo
Gonled logo
Waxie logo


  • Mannington Commercial
  • Accuplacer
  • Parker Lighting
  • Fisher Scientific
  • Shaw
  • Computerland
  • SAP Concur
  • Bentley
  • Iron Mountain
  • Kimball
  • Atomic Jolt

Contact Us

Jennifer Keiper
Manager, CollegeBuys
T: 916.498.6720
E: jkeiper@foundationccc.org


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The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa offers a tropical elegance inspired by Polynesia. Located just steps from Mission Bay and across the street from the Pacific, the Catamaran features private balconies or patios within each guest room, as well as views of the water or tropical gardens.

3999 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109

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Sacramento, CA 95811

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The Foundation serves as the official foundation supporting the Board of Governors, Chancellor’s Office, and the entire California Community College system, including 114 colleges and 72 districts, serving 2.1 million students.

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