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Re-Thinking Leadership! 2023 IAPPO Spring Conference and Supplier Expo


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12:30 – 1:00 PM

Welcome/Business Meeting

1:00 – 2:00 PM

The Team Thing Series

Speaker: Steve Thomas

2:15 – 5:15 PM


Speaker: TBD

2:15 – 5:15 PM

Contract Administration – Beginning With the End in Mind

Speaker: David Nash

5:30 – 6:30 PM

New Member/Attendee Social

Thursday, March 30


8:30 – 10:00 AM

ReThink Leadership Part 1

Speaker: Steve Thomas


10:15 – 11:45 am

ReThink Leadership Part 2

Speaker: Steve Thomas


11:45 am – 2:00 pm

Lunch and Vendor Trade Show


2:15 – 3:45 pm

Spectacular Specifications: “The Art of Getting What We Want”

Speaker: David Nash


4:00 – 5:00 pm

Collaboration: Bypass and master internal disaster
Sourcewell Presentation


6:00 – 10:00 PM


Friday, March 31


9:00 – 10:30 am David Nash

Is There an RFP in Your Future?

Speaker: David Nash


10:45 – 12:15 pm

Current Conversations Round Table


Wednesday, March 29, 2023, 12:30 PM until Friday, March 31, 2023, 12:30 PM
The Chateau Hotel and Conference Center/Bloomington
The Chateau
1621 Jumer Dr
Bloomington, IL  61704

Additional Info:
Annual Conference
Registration is required before Friday, March 24, 2023 at 8:00 AM
Payment in Full In Advance Or At Event


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